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Location : 45 kms away from Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Best time to Visit : Throughout the year
Main Attraction : Parakeet, Woodpecker
Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary is famous for many water and migratory birds. It is situated 5 kms away from Lucknow. Tourists come here specially to see the migratory birds which cannot be seen easily. This is a perfect place for watching birds or doing photography.
The sanctuary has a vast swamp and thin lake bordered with diverse dry forest. The sanctuary has a good number of flora and fauna populations such as pochard, woodpecker, shoveller, coot, parakeet, and common teal and purple moorhen. The main attraction of thee tourists here is parakeet and woodpecker. The best time to see these birds and animals here is all the way through the year.
Natural Inhabitants :
There is a rich collection and has good quantity of avian population in the sanctuary that includes woodpecker, pochard, parakeet, shoveller, coot, common teal and purple moorhen.
The Priyadarshani Motel, Nawabganj Sanctuary Campus, UP Tourism has options for tourist to stay which provides basic facilities for accommodation. There are many other hotels and lodges available for the accommodation which have good facility and service available and are located in close proximity.
Tips Before Visit :
When you are visiting the Sanctuary please make sure that from your group nobody makes a loud sound which can upset the standard of living of the animals there. Do not Litter paper or throw left over food in the forest. Proper safety measures should be taken while doing photography which will not agitate the animals and birds there.