Bird Watching

Accompanied by a naturalist or a local travel guide, Ganga Kinare can help you explore the multiple varieties of bird species in this region. If you plan to do bird watching while you’re with us, do not forget to carry your binoculars and cameras to capture some wondrous colours.

Some of the most commonly spotted bird species in Rishikesh include cormorant, darter, little grebe, great created grebe, pond heron, large egret, black stork, cattle egret, pintail, spotbilled duck, red crested pochard, shoveller, black winged kite, crested hawk-eagle, king vulture, crested serpent eagle, black patridge, grey patridge, common peafowl, red jungle peafowl, jungle bush quail, coot, black-headed gull, Indian river tern, Indian ring dove, spotted dove, blue rock pigeon, rose-ringed parakeet, Indian cukoo, pied crested cukoo, jungle owlet, brown fish owl etc