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Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary

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Address: | Ankur, Jamnagar, India
Phone Number: +91 97237 57367
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Excellent Birding with least effort

It is around 12km from Jamnagar. Visited in the early morning and observed the sunrise. Spotted many birds quite easily - one can take the car along the identified paths and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Mumbai
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Mumbai
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is around 12km from Jamnagar. Visited in the early morning and observed the sunrise. Spotted many birds quite easily - one can take the car along the identified paths and observe the birds at leisure. We spotted almost 40 different birds, including Great White Pelican, Lesser & Greater Flamingo, various ducks, Green Bee-eater, Painted Stork, Grey Heron, Common Crane,... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There are many restriction regarding photography, otherwise and ecellent place to do bird watching. Especially in winters.

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Ahmedabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

This sanctuary is very good for bird lovers as here more than 250 species of different types you can find. Its a home for rare birds like pelican, darter or many more. There is no public transportation available to reach here but you can hire auto/car or take your own car. Enjoy bird watching.

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Rajkot, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

1 hour from rajkot and 30 mins from jamanagr it is a best place to watch birds .. you can drive your car all along the park. Keep food and water as inside the park you have nothing to buy. And yes please do not litter , keep garbage bag. Best time to visit is after monsoon.

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

You can enjoy this place specially in winter time when you can find a wide variety of birds in this park, this park is around 10 Km far from the city

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Fantastic place to see many varieties of birds. Children are amazed to see all the varieties of birds which can not be seen in the city.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Visited in last February. Nothing is there. May be because of lack of rain. Visited with friends. Reached at 9 am. Enrty fee 40rs per person by walking. Around 500 for a car. That's too much. Waste of time and money. Need many improvements.

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Jamnagar, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

It's a delight to see a bird sanctuary close to Jamnagar, It is home to many migratory birds , kids as well as adults will live to see the birds, if one is a bird lover make it a point to come here

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

I had gone there in winter around 6:00 O Clk in morning, the view is amazing, Variety of birds flying over. good place for bird photographer, jamnagar in winter is know as bird place, Different varitey of birds one can see here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

We had planned to visit it based on its reputation despite latest recommendations by a local expert/guide not to visit due to less rains. But still it turned out to be fabulous birding spot. We were left thinking what it could have been if rains were good. A must do trip for birders.

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