Bird watching in Chiplun - A Travel idea for Konkan Getaway
Boats near Vashisht River
Chiplun is a riverside town in Konkan area on the Mumbai - Goa highway and Konkan rail situated in middle of an evergreen area overlooking Vashisti River.
Chiplun lies around the Western Ghat area and offers a wide ranging biodiversity of plants, butterflies, moths, birds and even has Crocodiles.
Chiplun is home to more than 350 local & migratory species of birds are found in chiplun. Bird species include Barbets, Eagles, Orioles, Hornbills, Minivets, Kingfishers, Tree pies, Robins, Sun birds, Drongos etc.
Winter mornings (Oct - March) is the best time for bird watching.