Bird watching in Barnawapara – Travel Idea for a Bird watching Getaway
Barnawapara is a nature centric getaway at about 100 kms east of Raipur (Chhattisgarh). Barnawapara is renowned for bird watching with over 300 species recorded in and around here.
The Barnawapara region comprises of dense forests, scrubs, farmlands and waterbodies. This combination attracts water birds as well as ones that are found in forests and open farm areas.
Some of the birds that can be found in this region are the Crimson breasted barbet, Crested Serpent Eagle, painted francolin, Changeable hawk Eagle, Malabar Pied Hornbill, Collared Scopes Owl, White-eyed Buzzard, Mottled Wood Owl, waterfowls, blue kingfishers etc.
Guests can either walk around or resorts here can arrange for a guided jeep safari.
Winter (Oct – March) is the best time to arrive here for a bird watching getaway.