Bharatpur Weekend Package 2N/3D
(price per person)
One of the beautious bird parks in the world, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary also known as Keoladeo Ghana National Park is a reserve that offers protection to faunal species as well. Keoladeo, the name developed from an ancient Hindu temple, devoted to Lord Shiva, which stands at the centre of the park. 'Ghana' means dense, referred to the thick forest, which used to cover the area. Reside indigenous water- birds as well as migratory water birds and waterside birds, this sanctuary is also inhabited by Sambar, Chital, Nilgai and Boar.
Home to some of the rarest endangered species of avifauna, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary is currently called the Keoladeo National Park or Keoladeo Ghana National Park. Located in the Bharatpur vicinity of Rajasthan, it was established around 250 years ago and declared a protected sanctuary in 1971. As of now, this sanctuary houses around 230 different species of birds and 27 species of mammals.
Bharatpur is situated on the fringes of the Thar Desert. This marshy land has very warm atmosphere. Summers are unalterably hot and winters are not very cold. The temperature ranges from a maximum of 48°C in summers (May and June) to around 5°C in winters (December to February).Carry light cottons during summers and woolens during winters. Rainfall is low but sufficient.Show less