Bhigwan Bird Watching & Camping

Location
:Bhigwan, Pune-Solapur Road
Season
:Jan
Duration
:2 Days1 Night
Event Type
:Experience, Tour
Level
:Easy
Start From
:Pritam Hotel, Dadar (east)
Ends
:Pritam Hotel, Dadar (east)

Bhigwan Bird Watching & Camping

Bhigwan, Pune-Solapur Road
2 Days1 Night

Event Overview

In the Pune and Solapur district of Maharashtra, lies the small town of Bhigwan famous for bird watching and bird photography. The backwaters and wetland of Ujani Dam (located to the south of Bhigwan town) provides a natural habitat for migratory birds to thrive and this makes Bhigwan an ideal bird watching destination near Pune. The sightings are so spectacular that Bhigwan has been christened as mini Bharatpur. The best time to visit Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary near Pune is between January and March as most of the migratory birds arrive by that time.

The Diksal-Parewadi area and the Dalaj – Kumbharwadi area favorite spots of migratory water birds to hangout! More than 50 migratory birds including Greater Flamingoes, Bar Headed Goose, Painted Storks, Grey Herons, Black-headed Ibis, Night Heron, Little Cormorants, Raptors and many more haunt the area and provide ample opportunity to nature enthusiasts for bird watching and bird photography. Travel team brings you the opportunity to be a part of this unique bird watching tour at Bhigwan to witness the migratory birds. Viral Patel, a Nature & Wildlife specialist and a photography expert will grace this bird watching tour and share his knowledge and experience of the wild outdoors and the lens with everyone. So, are you ready to capture some fascinating birdy shots at Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary with us? Bird photography tips will also be given to assist you in capturing some fascinating birdy shots.
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Event Details

Schedule

Day 1 - Bird Watching and Lakeside Camping at Bhigwan
  • 06:30 am : Meet Travel Team at Dadar East near Pritam Hotel
  • 07:00 am : Start journey to Bhigwan by private vehicle
  • 01:00 pm : Reach Bhigwan
  • 01:30 pm : Lunch followed by a round of introduction
  • 02:30 pm : After some photography tips, proceed to explore backwaters by private boat. Continue photography and bird watching at Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary till sunset.
  • 06:30 pm : Watch sunset from the boat
  • 07:30 pm : Back to land; Tent setup for camping by the river and fun activities at the camp
  • 09:00 pm : Dinner and campfire
Day 2 - Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary
  • 06:00 am : Rise and shine
  • 06:30 am : Witness spectacular sunrise
  • 07:00 am : Have delicious Breakfast
  • 08:00 am : Proceed for morning bird watching at Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary
  • 12:00 pm : Back to base village
  • 12:30 pm : Have yummy lunch
  • 01:00 pm : Start the journey back to Mumbai
  • 07:00 pm : Reach Mumbai

Meal

Breakfast
Lunch
High Tea
Dinner

Adventure Activities

Camping
Photography

Amenities

Firstaid
Accommodation
Guide
Transport

Transportation

Private Vehicle

Pickup Details

Pickup Time: 06.30 AM Drop Time: 07.00 PM

Things To Carry

  • ID Card
  • 2 litres water
  • Camera
  • Binoculars
  • Enerzyl Powder or Glucon D powder
  • Snacks & Biscuits
  • Clean napkin or small towel
  • Cap, sunglasses, scarf
  • Haversack or Backpack (No sling bags)
  • Please carry medicines if you need any
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Sleeping Bag / Bedding

Policy

Included

  • Travelling from Dadar and back
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner on Saturday
  • Breakfast & Lunch for Sunday
  • Triple Sharing Tented Accommodation,
  • Boat Safari and Guide Charges
  • Birding Expert
  • 5% GST

Excluded

  • Mineral water/ cold drinks
  • Any personal expense
  • Anything not specifically mentioned in Inclusions.

Terms & Conditions

Consuming liquor or any kind of Alcoholic substance is prohibited.
Carrying any kind of substance that’s illegal is not allowed.
Smoking is strictly not allowed.
Anybody found smoking or consuming alcoholic drinks will be expelled from the event without refund

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