Bird Watching Tour in Nepal

Bird Watching Tour in Nepal is constantly considered as a recreational activity that causes you to screen diverse types of feathered creatures through our exposed eyes or by utilizing distinctive hardware resembles binoculars, telescope, and so forth. Nepal is a standout amongst the best places for winged creature looking as in Nepal the different scope of a biological community from swamp subtropical woods directly through to the high elevation condition of Himalayas takes you to investigate more than 850 types of flying creatures.

Nepal isn’t known for wonderful landscape and social complexities yet additionally it is acclaimed because of heaven for a birdwatcher. It is normally honored with an immense range of extraordinarily rich winged animal life. As a result of the phenomenal scope of natural surroundings found, more than 850 types of winged creatures had been recorded, more than in some other area of equivalent size in Asia. Nepal is the house for about 10% of the total populace of winged creatures. Seeing uncommon winged animals delivering gigantic thrill, the magnificence of nature and fowls are the well-known images of Nepal.

Bird Watching Tour in Nepal takes you through swamp wilderness of Terai, Wildlife Reserves, and numerous other conversational regions and Parks. Winged animals of 500 species are found in the capital city Kathmandu alone. The well-known spots for feathered creature viewing in Kathmandu are Phulchowki, Godavari, Nagarjun, Bagmati River, and Taudaha, etc. In like manner, Chitwan and Bardia harbor additionally has a wide assortment of winged animals. Koshi Tappu, another locating of a fantastic assortment of both inhabitant and transitory winged animals that originate from far from Siberia.

The chance to see various types of birds in Nepal will make your excursion fruitful. You will be hypnotized by the pleasant perspective on numerous types of feathered creatures alongside the all-encompassing rugged view, looks at wild creatures and introduction to the nearby individuals’ way of life and conventions. Nepal is renowned for the home of some jeopardized feathered creatures like Impeyan Pheasant, Nepal’s national flying creature Danfe and the Spiny Babbler. The winged creatures watching program takes you to investigate the fowls just as you will investigate assorted natural life in some well-known wetlands and National Parks of Nepal.

Go prepare your binoculars and be to encounter the Bird Watching Tour in Nepal with Vivaan Adventure naturalists.

Bird Watching Tour in Nepal Major Destinations

Kathmandu Valley

Kathmandu Valley has more types of winged animals contrasted with different places in Nepal. Very nearly 500 types of winged creatures are found here. The Wetlands and open field inside the valley make it workable for differing territory for some types of winged creatures. There are four noteworthy fowl watching territories in the Valley. One can dispatch the flying creature viewing in the banks of Bagmati and Manohara streams. The winged animals located along these streams are the Egrets, Herons, Kingfishers, Ibisbill, Wood Sandpipers, and Plovers. The Chovar Gorge is specially prescribed as a zone for feathered creatures as its disconnection from human homes has energized their quality. Harboring 40 types of feathered creatures generally reliant on wetlands, Taudaha, a lake while in transit to Dakshinkali, pulls in groups of vagrant winged animals.

Phulchowki Forest

Phulchowki at 2760m is the most noteworthy of the mountains arranged 20 km southeast of Kathmandu. Encompassing the valley and gives a perfect prologue to the Bird Watching tour in Nepal. Phulchowki has an incredible thickness of feathered creature species — around 300 species. The slope trails and streets are secured with woods including exceptional vegetation just as assorted winged animals. Flying creature watchers in Phulchowki may experience winged creatures, for example, the endemic spring babbler, just as the Curia, Mountain Hawk Eagle, Rufous Bellied Pied Woodpeckers, and the Black-throated Parrotbill, to give some examples. The Blue-Napped Pitta and a Redheaded Trojan are uncommon winged animals found in the region.

The Godavari, at the foot of Phulchowki slope where the Botanical Garden is arranged, records more than 100 types of winged animals including the lesser racket-followed Drongo, Tibetan siskin, and the spotted forktail. The greenery enclosure is a manor containing colorful and nearby verdure and is a ‘Patio nursery of Dreams’ for flying creatures and flying creature watchers alike.

Shivapuri Watershed and Wildlife Reserve 

Somewhere else for Bird Watching Tour in Nepal is Shivapuri Watershed Reserve, 12 km north of the city and Nagarjun in the North West. Shivapuri National Park is one of the most extravagant forested territories. This houses around 318 types of flying creatures. The backwoods holds a critical populace of three confined range feathered creature species, for example, the barbed babbler which is likewise Nepal’s endemic flying creature, the Hoary-throated Barwing, and the White-throated Tit.

This decent variety is reflected in the avifauna of the region, including the Hill Partridge, Great Barbet, Wedge-Tailed Green Pigeon, Eurasian Jay, Kalij Pheasant, Nepal Fulvetta, Asian Paradise-Flycatcher, Rufous-bellied Woodpecker, Mountain Scops Owl, and Gray-winged Blackbird. Two all-around undermined fowls, the White-rumped Vulture, and Hodgson’s Bush visit can likewise be seen. Shivapuri is a joy to the fowl watchers who have an eye for investigation.

The Nagarjuna Hill has a regal retreat for individuals from the regal family and consequently was and will remain an ensured region. This region has winged creatures, for example, the Northern Eagle Owl, Red-charged Blue Magpie, Long-followed Mountain Thrush, Chestnut-headed Bee-Eater, Maroon Oriole, Large Hawk-Cuckoo, and Eurasian Woodcock.

Around Pokhara 

In Pokhara, the two understood lakes Phewa Tal and Begnas Tal and the encompassing zones are exceedingly suggested for flying creatures viewing. Among all, the timberland around the south shore of Phewa lake with the least unsettling influence, far from human inhabitation is the best for feathered creature viewing. The summit of Annapurna’s and Machhapuchhare make a feel of harmony and enchantment and the encompassing of the valley remunerates an uncommon living space for assortments of winged creatures. Watch out in the fields and pools particularly in the winter for Egrets, Herons, Pipits, and Buntings and so on different winged creatures are happening are Gulls, Terns, Ducks, and Falcons, and so forth.

Begnas Lake, approx 15km far from Pokhara, is another commendable spot to visit for winged animal viewing in Pokhara. Terraced slopes and light backwoods encompass the lake. One ought to invest energy in the inclines and wet fields. Winged animals located here are Ducks, Pheasant-followed Jacana; Hopei Gray-bellied Tessie’s, basic pintail kill, bulbuls, and so forth. Species routinely found in this timberland and along the shore of the lake incorporate Besra, Red-thigh Falconet, Pallid and Pied Harriers, Eurasian Griffon, Red-headed and Eurasian Black Vultures, Kalij Pheasant, and so forth.

Pokhara lakeside is fundamentally a traveler town, which takes into account every one of the necessities of guests from modest cabins to over the top expensive star inns, which makes the city progressively popular for feathered creatures looking just as encountering the characteristic and fake legacies.

Koshi Barrage and Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve:

Koshi Barrage and Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve are in the eastern Terai to the Far East of Nepal. The circumstance on the Koshi floodplain results in the dramatical saves a variety of nature as indicated by the seasons. Bird Watching Tour in Nepal cannot be complete without Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve. Alongside around 26 assortments of Duck alone, Koshi is incredible for waterfowl and Waders. The feathered creatures can be seen by pontoon, skimming through waters in the stillness of early morning and nighttime.

Koshi Tappu natural life save is a mix of scour field and deciduous riverine timberland, with more than 450 types of winged animals recorded up until this point, including 20 types of duck, ibises, storks, swamp partridges (Francolins glairs), herons, egrets, Bengal Florian (Epidotic Bengalensis), Black Ibis, Honey Kites, Ospreys, Black Headed Orioles, Peregrine Falcon, Partridges and numerous other intriguing and transitory waterfowl not found somewhere else in Nepal. The zone rumored for fledgling sanctuary is supported by the way that it is the safe house of 13 Nepal’s almost compromised flying creature species out of 22.

Chitwan National Park

The Chitwan National park, set up as the nation’s first national park in 1973, is the best-known site in Nepal for feathered creature viewing. Fowls watching should be possible securely in a seat, the back of an elephant or in a jeep (by a long shot the last decision). Anybody that wants to walk, we will be joined by a guide or a naturalist or by the best ornithologist. The territory comprises of Sal Forest, Riverine timberland, and meadows, with three streams framing the limits of the recreation center. Over a portion of Nepal’s absolute winged animal species are found in Chitwan, numbering 540 species. This number incorporates around 66% of the nation’s all-inclusive undermined flying creature species. The Gray-delegated Prinia, Slender-charged Babbler, and the Lesser Adjutant possess the Chitwan fields. The recreation center additionally holds the most astounding number of Nepal’s close undermined winged creature species – 15 out of 22. Migratory Great White Pelican spotted in Chitwan after 100 years.

These incorporate Ferruginous Pochard, Great Hornbill, Black-bellied Tern, Gray-headed and Lesser Fish Eagles, White-followed Eagle, Cinereous and Red-headed Vultures, Pallid Harrier, Lager Falcon, Darter, Painted and Black-necked Storks, Rufous-rumped Grassbird and Yellow-breasted Bunting. Different flying creatures incorporate Sarus Crane, Bengal, and Lesser Florian, Indian Skimmer, Pallas’ Fish Eagle, Jerdon’s Babbler and curlews. The Bar-headed Goose, a trans-Himalayan vagrant, is seen close to the Narayani River. So, Chitwan National Park is considered as one of the best Bird Watching Tour in Nepal destination.

Trekking Regions of Nepal for Bird Watching Tour:

It is best to circumvent the lower regions of the Kingdom as a lackadaisical Trek for watching flying creatures. The Langtang district, Solukhumbu locale, and Annapurna locale are the three fundamental Trekking zones in Nepal. These Trekking zones offer a wide assortment of types of feathered creatures. Among these three areas Annapurna locale will be the best decision as it, there are numerous types of Birds discovered contrast with the other two. The Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) underpins astounding yet fragile biodiversity, with 441 recorded types of fowls. The Kali Gandaki valley is likewise a noteworthy relocation pathway in the harvest time with 40 types of winged creatures.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Bird Watching Tour in Nepal