Bird Watching In Satpura
Satpura is relatively newer park accessible from Pipariya station (50 kms) or Bhopal (140 kms). Satpura lies on a plateau surrounded by the reserve formed by the Tawa Dam makes it one of the most spectacular sanctuary for game drives in Central India.
Satpura has more than 150 species of birds recorded, Migratory as well as resident. The rivers and waterholes and the tree cover provides excellent nesting grounds for a variety birds.
The Sheer diversity of animals, the presence of several bird species, numerous species of endemic butterflies and the luxury of exploring this 1,500 square km expanse makes for an excellent experience.
Safaris - Jeep Safaris are arranged by the jungle lodges (Morning and Afternoon safaris - 3-4 hours each). Boat Safaris and Canoe safaris are also arranged here. Boat safaris are popular for a bird watcher. .
Seasonality - Oct-March is considered good for Bird watching from Migratory Birds perspective.