Birding at Sitamata Wild Life Sanctuary in Udaipur

Sitamata Wild Life Sanctuary, named after wife of Legendary Lord Rama, King of Ayodhya in Indian epic Ramayana, is located approximately 120KM from Udaipur city. This sanctuary is in Pratapgarh district which is confluence of three major geographic formations in India, Arawali range, Vindhyanchal Hills and Malwa Plateau. It is dense forest which a motorable […]

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Birding in India : Madar Lake, Udaipur

Birding season is almost coming to an end here in Udaipur except for the resident ones. We ( team of Indbirding.com) had gone for birding on 31 Mar 2013 with few other birders based in Udaipur to Badi Lake and Madar Lake in the morning. We hoped to see Osprey, but did not see one, […]

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Birding at Talau Talab, Dungla, Udaipur, India

A birding trip was organised on 3rd March 2013 for Udaipur birders at Talau Talab, aproximately 75KM from Udaipur. We started at 6AM in the morning from Udaipur city centre and reached there at around 7:30AM. Talau Talab, near Dhundla is artificial water body used for irrigation. This attracts many migratory birds during birds during […]

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Birding in India : Bhatewar Ponds, Udaipur

Bhatewar is 32KM from Udaipur City, towards Chittor town on NH-76 just after Dabok airport. It is a village with three ponds which attracts migratory birds during winters. After we were informed by Mr. Mayur Singh, an avid birder, of Rawla Bhatera about pelicans and greater flamingos, we, ( Nirmal Solanki, Harshvardhan Singh Rathore, Vijendra […]

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Birding in India: Ghasa Talab, Khemli

On 26th January, 2013, we went to Ghasa Lake after getting news of arrival of Greater Flamingos and Great White Pelican in the afternoon around 1:30PM. It is approximately 48KM from Udaipur city centre and we drove via Dabok choraha and turned left towards Mavli. After that, we crossed the abandoned cement [google-map-v3 width=”580″ height=”400″ […]

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Birding in India : Menar Lake near Udaipur

We went to Menar Lake, an wetland just outside the Menar Village, approximately 40KM from Udaipur city, Rajasthan, India which is known as city of lakes. It was group of four people which included Mr. Vijendra, Mr. Nirmal Solanki, Mr. Shailendra Singh Chouhan. [google-map-v3 width=”350″ height=”350″ zoom=”12″ maptype=”hybrid” mapalign=”center” directionhint=”false” language=”default” poweredby=”true” maptypecontrol=”true” pancontrol=”true” zoomcontrol=”true” […]

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Birding Tour in Udaipur: Mangalwar Wetlands

Nirmal Solanki, avid birder and photographer had organised a birding tour with some bird photographers based in Udaipur and Kota. It included few bird photographers with more than 20 years experiences. The photographers brought their big lenses like 600mm f/4 and tripods! It was really impressive looking people carrying their equipments of bird and happy […]

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Birding Tour in Udaipur: Bathera Kalan

We conducted a birding tour of avid bird watchers and bird photographers from Udaipur on Sunday, 23rd Dec 2012. We were team of 10 people and we used two cars for the tour with five people in each car. We started at 6AM in the morning fro Udaipur city centre and reached Bathera Kala lake […]

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Birding at Ghasa Lake, Udaipur

On 25th November 2012, Sunday, I went to Ghasa Lake which is approximately 40KM from Udaipur city, Rajasthan, India with Mr. Nirmal Solanki, Dr. Mahendra Singh Rathore, Mr. Harshvardhan Rathore and Mr. Ankit Bhargava. We heard that Flamingo’s have arrived there. Unluckily we could not locate one, but still we could see many birds! If […]

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Birding at Jagat, near Udaipur

Today, I had a chance to go to Jagat, Udaipur for birding with ace bird photographer and renowned birder Sharad Agrawal, Mr. NP Singh, Dr. MS Rathore and others. It has been very informative and useful birding tour for me! [wpgmza id=”1″] I could take few record shots for birds for the first time whom […]

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