Birdwatching in Dooars: A paradise for exotic bird lovers

Birdwatching in Dooars: A paradise for exotic bird lovers


Bird watching is the most popular activity with a variety of exotic birds to get amazed when in Dooars. This quaint place of nature has hundred species of birds to be seen. It is a form of wildlife observation in which the observation of birds is a significant recreational activity when you visit Dooars. So, if you plan your trip to visit Dooars for a relaxing weekend vacation then bird watching is the best experience you can have to spend your day.

Best time to visit Dooars:

Birdwatching can be experienced at any time of the year in Dooars. But the most ideal time to visit Dooars for Birdwatching in the national parks and forests of Dooars is from December to June.

Bird species in Dooars:

[caption id="attachment_468" align="alignnone" width="635"] Image courtesy:[/caption] For both birders and birdwatchers, Dooars is a boon for different kinds of bird species with more than 1250 species of birds. But among them, the Drongo and the Warbler are some of the famous bird species that draws birdwatchers from all over the world.

Have a look at the different kinds of bird species:

The green carpet of tea gardens and undulating meadows and low hills rising from the rivers are filled with species of birds. Such as:

  • Black Stork
  • Common Merganser
  • Grey-capped Pygmy Woodpecker
  • Oriental Pied Hornbill
  • Dollarbird
  • Green-billed Malkoha
  • Asian Barred Owlet
  • Thick-billed Green Pigeon

Places to visit for Birdwatching:

If you are finding some peaceful and calm place for Birdwatching during your stay at Murti Resort Dooars, then these are the places you must surely include your itinerary list.

  • Gorumara National Park- 11 Kilometers from Murti
  • Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary- 20 kilometers from Gorumara
  • Buxa Tiger Reserve- 103 kilometers from Murti
  • Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary- 77 kilometers from Murti
  • Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary- 62 kilometers from Murti

If you are an avid lover of birds then visit Dooars to make your dream come true. And experience Birdwatching to observe the rarest and endangered bird species while going on your exciting trip to Dooars.

Popular FAQs:

Q: When does bird watching stays closed? A: Bird Watching stays closed during the months of Mid-June to Mid-September. Q: What is the duration of the journey from Siliguri to Dooars? A: The distance covered is 6 kilometers. But it depends on the weather, road and traffic conditions.

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