Offers

Bird watching at Eaglenest Sanctuary

Bird Watching | Resident and Migratory

Eagle Nest Forest (photo courtesy: Kalyanvarma)

Eaglenest is notable as a prime birding site due to the extraordinary variety, numbers and accessibility of bird species there. 250 varieties of Butterflies and 300 species of birds have been recorded including 4 species of Hornbills.

Eaglenest sanctuary is part of an Elephant reserve comprising more than 300 elephants. Other wildlife here comprise Leopard, Clouded leopard, Red Panda, Musk deer, Sambhar, Hog deer, Himalayan black bear, Wild dog, Fishing cat, Jungle cat, Sunda Loris, Indian bison, Fox, Jackal, Black Giant Squirrel, Civet cat, Hare, Rhesus Macaque, Capped Langur and Yellow-throated marten.

For Migratory birds Oct-March is the best season to arrive here.

 

Related Destination

Related Things To Do

  • Eaglenest is notable as a prime birding site due to the extraordinary variety, numbers and more

    Access

    Bomdila ( 50 Kms )
  • Bomdila Monastery (1965) is a renowned monastery of the Bomdila area, visited by locals and guests more

    Access

    Bomdila ( 1 Kms )