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Harike Wetland and Bird Sanctuary

#30 of 72 things to do in Amritsar Features Animals
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so many birds so beutifull.

Bird sencutry is very nice and beutifull when you go there just look in the sky and trees you will... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
Very Good Sightseeing

This is the ideal place for nature lovers and bird watchers as the sanctuary is home to the... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
Vadodara, India
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

Bird sencutry is very nice and beutifull when you go there just look in the sky and trees you will see the beuty.

Thank tamnf
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This is the ideal place for nature lovers and bird watchers as the sanctuary is home to the migratory birds.The bird commonly found in the sanctuary are striated grass bird,great crested grebe,white-browed fantail,yellow-legged gull extra.The only entry point into the Harike wetlands is from the...More

Thank khan25kareena
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We Visit this place last year in Feb. we were a group of 15 cycle riders from Bathinda. We start our journey and after covering 135 km distance on our Cycle we reach this beautiful Place. we enjoyed a boat ride in the evening and...More

2  Thank HarishkSharma
Reviewed 19 January 2017

To see migratory birds visit should be planned in winters. Must take entry pass from the forest office at Harike. Take your camera and binoculars.

1  Thank msinghdr
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Such pretty birds are found in the winters. Loved the view and the ocean was beautiful. Serenity at its best

Thank Gopal D
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Though I visited the wetlands in the month of January, definitely not a good time to visit; still the location was beautiful. The fog added a different Erie feel to the wetlands. Let me be honest i did not spot a single bird but it...More

2  Thank iamrawat
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Nice place for bird lovers.One hour drive from amritsar. Good place for family picnics. Not much of the facilities available at the site. Harike wetland and Bird sanctuary is the largest wetland in the northern India. Constructed in 1953 during the making of Harike Barrage...More

2  Thank lotusdiamond
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

A nice place for bird watchers but in winter from nov to feb months. But place has little facilities. No good restaurant or coffee shop. Only tea venders or dhaba's nearby

1  Thank Yaddhillon1845
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Harike Wetland largest wetland northern border INDIA and near the Indo-pak border.& very beautiful view of GURUDWAR Nanaksar Sahib,Harike lake many types of birds in the forests. Harike Wetland also Starting points of Rajasthan Irrigation Channels & Headworks Sutlej beas river

1  Thank AMRIT3756
Reviewed 13 April 2016

This place is paradise for bird watchers. You will have to obtain the permit from the forest officer near the sanctuary before 4 pm to visit this place

5  Thank mayur k
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