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Nal Sarovar Birds Sanctuary

#523 of 761 things to do in Gujarat Features Animals
+91 90330 63037
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Go Nal Sarovar for Greater Flamingos

Recently, I visited Nad Sarovar Bird Sanctuary for Bird watching. Especially to view Greater... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
New Delhi, Delhi, India
No Immigration for Birds

let them come to increse this beauty, welcome my dear Birds. its amazing to see sunrise with birds... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
Hiten Y
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Recently, I visited Nad Sarovar Bird Sanctuary for Bird watching. Especially to view Greater Families, its a wonderful place. I was there for 4-5 hours, at the end of boating and bird watching, had lunch at tribals make shift place. Good place to get Bajra...More

Thank Makhan09
Reviewed 8 February 2017

let them come to increse this beauty, welcome my dear Birds. its amazing to see sunrise with birds vocal. amazing

2  Thank Hiten Y
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Best place to visit near Ahmedabad...very nice and beautiful place...Best for one day trip. Good thing me to visit is 6:00 AM.

Thank Viral D
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Hi guys, I have visited this place last year and very disappointed by taking huge amount by local guys, Take tickets from Govt window before entering sanctuary else local guys will cheat it. - They are taking into water by small boat but making fool...More

1  Thank pateltarak27
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

It's a great place for birding. See details on other articles for the list of water birds you find here. We spotted more than 30 in few hours! Toran resort is a place, the only place to stay and dine. Rooms and tents are good...More

Thank Himanshuray
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The place is inhabited by foreign birds especially in the month of dec-jan. But the fee charged is quite high-Rs 75 per person & Rs 225 per person for 200 yards boat journey& that too for a single spot. For 6 spots the agents demand...More

Thank kaifbiomed
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Entry queue is long and even after paying for the boat, you will not be shown anything. The people who take you on boat rides will ask you for more money around 5000₹ extra and you will have to bargain to actually see the migratory...More

Thank Lovebeaches67
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The Sanctuary is live example of nature's abundance being looted by human greed. The lake is clean and beautiful however, the local guides actually misguide the tourists by charging extremely unfair prices for the boats. Moreover, the site lacks basic facilities like clean toilets or...More

1  Thank Sai9701
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

It was my unplanned visit. We reached there by 12:15. After purchasing entry pass ( 85/- per head. Children 50%discount) we were taken by eco car of safari. Lake water is nice and clean. Only 4 ft deep. Took boat ride. If you book at...More

2  Thank gaurav4321
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Do visit this place if you are simply looking for weekend recreation. Do not visit if your are a serious bird-watcher, especially on Sundays. The place has everything that one should not find in wildlife sanctuaries: Swarms of tourists with absolutely no regulation on the...More

5  Thank NisargSheth01
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I want to visit now, in December 2016. Are there flamingos, pelicans and sea gulls? what other birds are visible?
11 December 2016|
Response from drrcjoshi |
Best time to go is from December onwards.i visited the place on 22 jan.Wide variety of birds ,if you want to see flamingos,go early in morning,around 6 am as they fly away at sun rise.will have to pay the boatman extra... More
What is the cost of the ticket and any eateries near that Sanctuary?
28 July 2016|
Response from madcatz7485 | Reviewed this property |
The entry charges is INR 90 i think per person. But the time when we visited the entry ticket did not make any logical sense as we went bird watching from around 2.2 kms off the actual entry point. It was so as the water... More
Jayant A
Hi , can you suggest a place to stay and what are the boat charges ( generally ) for a 3 hours ride ? I have heard that they charge you exhorbitantly.
14 June 2016|
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Response from Maqsood S | Reviewed this property |
For comfort living you can put up yourself at Kensville Golf Resort, Dev Dholera village. This place is 20 km from the Nalsarovar Lake and one of fine properties to stay. Since, road is slightly better than a cart-track... More