Migratory birds grace the skies at Nal Sarovar: NOW is the ideal time to visit!

Migratory birds grace the skies at Nal Sarovar: NOW is the ideal time to visit!

Located 64 km from Ahmedabad, Nal Sarovar stands as Gujarat's largest wetland bird sanctuary.

As December sets in, the picturesque sanctuary of Nal sarovar, just 64 km from Ahmedabad, comes alive with the melodious symphony of migratory birds. This season marks the perfect time for enthusiasts and nature lovers to embark on a journey to witness the vibrant avian spectacle that graces the tranquil waters of Nalsarovar.

A symphony of wings: Thousands of birds, over 220 species

Nalsarovar, a haven for birdwatchers, welcomes migratory birds of various species, undertaking journeys of thousands of kilometers to reach its shores. More than 220 species of birds grace the sanctuary during the three winter months, transforming the landscape into a breathtaking panorama of nature's diversity.

Among the captivating bird species that can be observed are the elegant flamingos, majestic pelicans, swift falcons, graceful grayleg geese, elusive night herons, and the vibrant kingfishers.

Magical mornings

For an unforgettable experience, plan your visit during sunrise when the first light of day unveils the true beauty of Nalsarovar. The early morning hours at dawn cast a magical glow over the lake, creating a serene and captivating atmosphere as the birds gracefully navigate the waters and fill the air with their harmonious calls.

Must have information for the trip

If you're gearing up for a trip to Nalsarovar, here's the information you need to make the most of your avian adventure.

  • Operating Hours: Nalsarovar is open to visitors daily from 6 am to 6 pm, providing ample time to explore the natural wonders of the sanctuary.

  • Entrance Fees: A nominal entry fee of around Rs. 50 grants you access to this avian paradise. Additionally, boating enthusiasts can enjoy the serene waters with boat fees starting from Rs. 300 per person.

  • Photography Enthusiasts, Take Note: Capture the beauty of Nalsarovar with your camera, but remember that professional camera charges apply, ensuring that you can preserve the memories of this enchanting experience.

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