Why watch birds?

Bird watching in Uttarakhand

It sharpens your sight 2. It encourages you to explore the world 3.It helps you to treasure a moment 4. It makes you politically active. 5.And, if you are seeking a companionship, then birding can be great social activity.

Bird watching is an exciting, educative and inexpensive hobby. All you really need to go for bird watching are keen interest, patience, practice, eye and birds. All those who are looking for bird watching in Uttarakhand must explore “The Silent Valley” as it is a popular location for bird watching near Nainital among bird watchers, mainly because of two reasons:

First, one has access to various habitats within a short distance. And, our deciduous forests of Oak/ Pine trees and river Kalsa are the resting place for birds.

At Silent Valley, you can find more than 250 species of birds. Red-Billed Blue Magpie, Long-tailed Minivet, Spotted Dove, Emerald Dove, Brown Fish Owl, Great Barbet are found here and cannot be missed.