Brief Event Description
|Event Organiser||Mumbai Travellers|
|Event Location||Thane Creek Flamingo Sanctuary, Thane|
|Pickup Point||Bhandup Pumping Station bus stop|
|Pickup Time||4:00 PM|
|Things to Carry||Please wear dull coloured clothes.
Apply mosquito repellent cream.
|Itinerary||Meet at Bhandup Pumping Station bus stop by 04:00 pm in the evening. We will be walking till the boating point, which is approx 30 mins away. Later we will start boat ride post introduction and small briefing session. This boating safari duration would be around 2 hrs. Later we will disperse for respective destination.
1 Mineral Water bottle for participant
Breakfast and any Other Personal Charges.
|Instructions & Guidelines||NA|
Thane Creek is one of the least explored destination by birdwatchers which has now proven to be potential place for birding. It is also recognized as an “Important Bird Area” and is declared as “Flamingo Sanctuary” recently by Maharashtra government. It has great biodiversity and shows presence of both Greater as well as Lesser Flamingos along with bird like migratory ducks, Ibis, Eurasian curlew, birds of Prey like Marsh harrier, Osprey, Falcons and many waders. We at Mumbai Travellers have started birding safari by boat at Thane Creek, which will be good birdwatching experience and will give immense photographic opportunities. So get set go for the lovely boat ride with some amazing birding at Thane Creek.