Ranthambhore turns Bird Lovers’ Paradise
The Winter season in Rajasthan is getting more fantastic because vast areas of the Rajasthan’s bird sanctuaries are flooded – including parts that were dry in previous years. Ducks and waders have only just started trickling in, but there is already an unmistakable buzz about the place.
Rajasthan’s lakes, ponds, marshlands and grasslands are a haven for bird lovers. One can find around 550 species of birds and most of these are residents.
Ranthambore alone , due to its varied terrain and abundance of water bodies, has an excellent population of birds, resident and migrant. In total, a list of 272 species have been documented at the Park. Some of the best locations to watch birds are Malik Talao, the Ranthambore Fort, Rajbagh Talao, Padam Talao and in the Jhalra area. The most important birds in Ranthambore include’s Graylag Goose, Woodpeckers, Indian Gray Hornbills, Common Kingfishers, Bee Eaters, Cuckoos, Parakeets, Asian Palm Swift, Owl, Nightjars, Pigeon, Dove, Crakes, Snipes, Sandpipers, Gulls, Terns, Great Crested Grebe, Eagles, Darters, Cormorants, Egrets, Herons, Bitterns, Flamingos, Ibis, Pelicans, Storks, Pittas, Shrikes, Treepies, Crows, Orioles, Cuckoo-Shrikes, Minivets, Drongos, Flycatchers, Ioras, Wood Shrikes, Pipits, Bayas, Sparrows, Finches, Wagtails, Munias, Bulbul, Mynas, Falcons etc.
The best season for bird watching has already started with the onset of winter when marshlands and lakes are inhabited by migratory birds as well as resident birds.
Its mid week and the right time to plan your weekend trip to Bird Watching in Ranthambhore. All you need to do is pack your bags, pick your binoculars and contact us for the best stay in Ranthambhore at Nahargarh and Annexe Haveli.
Alsisar Haveli Jaipur