Karaivetai Vettaikudi Bird Sanctuary

It is located from 35 km from Thanjavur and 65 km from Tiruchi. Karaivetai Vettaikudi Birds’ Sanctuary sprawls over 454 hc. of area. It is a large irrigation reservoir with water storage capacity of 228.5 mcft. The sanctuary has more than 100 species of birds from other countries, 8 species of mammals, 18 species of […]

Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

It is located 16 km from Kottayam town, on the banks of the Vembanad Lake. Main attractions here are local birds like the water fowl, cuckoo, owl, egret, herons and the water duck, as well as the migratory Siberian duck. The best time to watch birds are between June and August and for migratory birds […]

Thattekkad Bird Sanctuary

Main attractions of Birds here are Indian rollers, cuckoos, common snipes, crow pheasants, jungle nightjars, kites, grey drongos, Malabar trogons, woodpeckers, large pied wagtails, baya sparrows, grey jungle fowls, Indian hill mynas, robins, jungle babblers, sunbirds and darters. Rare birds found here are Crimson – throated barbets, bee – eaters shrikes, fairy bluebirds, gray – […]

Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary

Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary was built in 1975 for bird lovers.The area of this sanctuary is 0.67sq km surrounded by the cauveri river.The Cauvery river flows around a string of tiny islets, which together form a superb nesting site for waterfowl. Experience the excitement of a boat ride that takes you within an arm’s length of […]