Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur

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Internationally revered as one of the top bird-watching spots on the globe, Keoladeo National Park occupies a spot on the World Heritage List. A patchwork of woodlands, dry grasslands, swamps, and wetlands, this 29 sq km (11 sq mi) park provides a protected sanctuary to over 364 species of indigenous and migratory birds, including the rare Siberian crane. Explore clearly marked trails, winding through a diverse habitat by foot or by bike, or hire a rickshaw for a tour with a local puller trained in bird-watching. October until March remains the most popular visiting time with ornithologists, as this is the migratory period for the majority of the park's birdlife. Bring plenty of water and don't forget your binoculars. Make Keoladeo National Park a centerpiece of your Bharatpur vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Bharatpur day trip planning site.
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  • Much of the sanctuary is accessible with a one lane paved road that is most accessible by foot, horsecart, and rickshaws besides cycles. Was disappointed to see some forest admin workers using...  more »
  • What an incredible place!! Keoladeo is a must visit for any birdwatcher visiting this part of India. The variety of bird and animal life is just incredible. I hired a naturalist as a guide and he was....  more »
  • True heaven for birds during the winters.. Birds in large numbers. Great rare case of man-made park doing well! A critical wintering ground. Clearly marked boards, clean toilets. Cycles and rickshaws only make it a great place to get some fresh air.
  • This place bring more peace and patience in you. Good place to see lifestyle and emotions of the birds. You need a day to enjoy or explore this place. This place provide you opportunity to see birds from rare to common species. Beautifully maintained. Cycling and rickshaw are two options available to explore the sanctuary. Guides are certified & well behaved. There is also lodge inside the sanctuary if you want to stay at sanctuary.
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