Destination: Delhi-Jim Corbett National Park-Pangot-Sat Tal- Mukteshwar-Binsar- Rajaji National Park- Delhi
Experience the birding in Uttarakhand which is a beautiful Himalayan state in Northern India. Explore birding and the scenic beauty of Himalaya from the Jim Corbett National Park, Pangot, Sat Tal, Binsar to Rajaji National park. This Birding & Photography tour in Himalaya is going to be the lifetime experience for you. Buddha Vacations has especially planned this tour for your guest to explore the Birding, wildlife and The Mighty Himalaya.
- Welcome drink on arrival in hotels (Non-alcoholic)
- Accommodation in hotels/resort/Camps
- Daily Breakfast
- Daily Dinner
- All transfers and tour by air conditioned private vehicle
- English speaking guide/naturalist
- All entrance fee of Bird Sanctuaries and National Park.
- Service of English Speaking Driver
- All toll, parking, fuel charges and driver’s allowance
- All applicable govt. taxes
- Professional services of Buddha Vacations
- Any international flights
- Visa charges
- Any Jeep Safari Charges
- Entry fee to the monuments/Museum/Temples
- Tour Guide Fee
- Meals (Except Mentioned in inclusions)
- Expenses of Personal use i.e. drinks, laundry charges, phone calls
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions
Day 01. Arrive Delhi
Arrival at Delhi airport, you shall be picked up by Buddha Vacations representative holding the placard on your name. Meet assist and later you shall be transferred to booked hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 02. Delhi to Corbett (270kms/6hrs)
Morning leisurely breakfast in hotel check out and drive to Corbett. Upon arrival transfer to hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 03. Corbett (Dhikala)
Morning breakfast in hotel enjoy a nature walk along with Kosi river near to you resort, later afternoon take jeep safari in famous zone Dhikala for the view of wildlife like Tiger etc. transfer back to resort and enjoy the landscapes and panorama. Overnight stay.
Day 04. Corbett (Dhikala)
Today explore morning and afternoon forested area of birding, birding in Lower jungle track along with Ramganga River to see water birds like, river lapwings, waders, mergansers and other waterfowl. Transfer back to resort. Overnight stay
Day 05. Corbett to Pangot (70kms/2-3hrs)
Early morning drive to Corbett falls, enoute stop at Dabka Causeway to look for Ashy crowned sparrow lark. Continue drive to Pangot. Upon reaching lodge check in.
Afternoon explore the birding in and around the lodge. You might see crested woodpeckers such as greater yellownape, scaly-breasted, speckled piculet, large flocks of slaty-headed parakeets, numerous spotted and oriental turtle doves, grey bushchat, russet sparrow. Cuckoo: Indian, oriental, large-hawk and Eurasian. Large-billed crow, grey treepie, black-headed jay, maroon oriole, large cuckoo shrike, tits such as rufous-naped, black-throated & yellow-browed and smaller numbers of black-lored and green-backed. White-tailed nuthatches, chestnut bellied nuthatches and bar-tailed tree creeper.
Day 06. Pangot
Today we will take you to Birding in nearly Pangot Village, Baggar and Gughu Khan to see different types of birds. Back to Lodge. Overnight stay.
Day 07. Pangot
Today we will take you to Birding in Naina Peak, Kilbury & Timla Pani. Evening transfer back to Lodge. Overnight stay.
Day 08. Pangot to Sat Tal (50kms/2hrs)
Morning breakfast and drive to Sat Tal, enjoy Birding all the way through the forest area of Cheena Peak Range. Enjoy birding in Sat Tal. Overnight stay.
Day 09. Sat Tal to Mukteshwar (60kms/2-3hrs)
Today drive to Mukteshwar enjoying the birding all the way. Reach Mukteshwar and transfer to hotel. Day free to explore the natural scenic beauty of Mukteshwar forest area. Overnight stay.
Day 10. Mukteshwar to Binsar (75kms/3hrs)
Morning breakfast in hotel check out and drive to Binsar through the forested area. Reach Binsar and transfer to resort. Later enjoy Birding in Binsar Bird Sanctuary, it is most important bird sanctuary in Himalaya which also gives spectacular views of snow-capped Himalayan range like Nanda Devi, Kedarnath, Chaukhamba, Trishul, Nanda kot and Panch Chuli. Overnight stay.
Day 11. Binsar Bird Sanctuary
Today full day is reserved for Bird watching in Binsar Bird Sanctuary. Evening transfer back to hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 12. Binsar to Rajaji National Park (340kms/9-10hrs)
Morning breakfast in resort today we will drive to Haridwar which is the nearest city for Rajaji National park, this drive is going be a long drive. Reach Haridwar and transfer to hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 13. Rajaji National Park
Morning take a walk in Jungle, back to hotel breakfast, relax and lunch in hotel, later go for Afternoon Bird watching in Rajaji National Park. Evening tea in hotel later take a short trek to Vindhyavasini Temple for a very good view of Rajaji National park from a good height. Enjoy Bird watching over there and trek down to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 14. Birding in Asan Barrage
Early morning wake and enjoy Birding in surroundings of Park, breakfast in hotel later post lunch go to Asan Barrage for Birding to see the Himalayan birds and migrated birds. Back to hotel. Evening tea and later go for Bird watching in Rajaji National Park. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 15. Rajaji National Park
Today full day is reserved for Bird watching in Rajaji National Park. Transfer to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 16. Rajaji National Park to Delhi Departure (230kms/5-6hrs)
Morning leisurely breakfast and visit Haridwar temples and River Ganges later drive back to Delhi. Reach Delhi and transfer to airport for your onward journey.