Feel the thrill and adventure on your wildlife vacations to the Keoladeo Ghana National Park that is popularly known as the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary with New Age Tours.
The Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary in Rajasthan, India has the reputation one of being one of the best bird sanctuaries in the world. The Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary is located in Rajasthan India. It is easily accessible from each of the three cities that form the Golden Triangle of North India - Delhi, Rajasthan and Jaipur.
The Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary is located at a distance of 57 kilometers from Agra in Uttar Pradesh India. Bharatpur is the other name for Keoladeo that is basically the name of an ancient temple situated inside the bird sanctuary in Rajasthan, India. This wildlife bird sanctuary is situated on the Delhi-Jaipur highway and is a great place to enjoy bird gazing.
The Ajan Dam was built in 1760 to protect Bharatpur from annual floods. The depression that was formed after extraction of soil for building the dam turned into the Bharatpur Lake that became a haven for a variety of water birds.
Bharatpur was the royal duck shooting preserve for quite sometime. Bharatpur gained the status of a national park in the year 1982.
The Bharatpur bird sanctuary lies over an area of 40 square kilometers. The area is basically swampy and offers a natural habitat for more than 300 bird species.
During your wildlife tours to the Bharatpur Bird sanctuary or the Keoladeo National Park you spot birds like wagtails, hawks, pelicans, pipits, buntings, geese, warblers, shanks, ducks, flycatchers, stints, eagles, larks.
The special feature of the Bharatpur bird sanctuary in Rajasthan, India is the fact that Siberian Cranes used to fly in and stay at this bird park during the winter months.
Apart from birds you get an opportunity to spot animals such as the boar, Nilgai, Chital, and Sambar during your wildlife tours to the Bharatpur bird sanctuary in Rajasthan, India.
The right time for enjoying wildlife tours to the Bharatpur bird sanctuary in Rajasthan, India is during the months of October to January. Trek along the nature trails at the Bharatpur bird sanctuary and discover an exotic land of birds. Enjoy boat rides on the Bharatpur Lake and feel a thrill hitherto not experienced.
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