BIRDING IN DARJEELING
There is no finer place than Darjeeling to steep yourself in the grandeur and beauty of the towering snow-capped mountain. As other hill station Darjeeling is also growing as a great Summer Tourist destination for Indian and Foreigner Guest. Where the Birding in being popular. You will come to see Himalayan Griffon, great Barbet, Long tailed Minivet, streaked Laughing thrush, Silver eared Mesia, Black eared Shrike Babbler, Rusty Fronted Barwing, Red tailed Minla, Whiskered Yuhina, Rufous winged Fukvetta, Rufous Sibia, Little Pied, Verditer and Grey headed Flycatcher, Rufous bellied Niltava, Wite throated Fantail, Brownish Flanked and Russet Bush Warblers, Hill Prinia, Smoky, Buff barred, lemon rumped, Ashy throated, Grey Bushcat, Chestnut bellied Rock Thrush, Blue Whistling Thrush, Grey Winged Blackbird, Green backed and Black throated tits, White tailed Nuthatch, Olive backed pipit, Mrs Gould’s, Green tailed and Fire tailed Sunbirds, Yellow breasted Greenfinch, little Bunting Hill partridge, Khalij Pheasent, Large Hawk Cuckoos, Oriental and Lesser Cuckoo, Oriental and Lesser Cuckoos, Spot bellied Eagle Owl, Collard Owlet, Himalayan Swiftlet, Fork Tailed and House Swifts, White throated Needle tail, Darjeeling Woodpecker, Streak breasted Scimitar Babbler, Scaly breasted Wren Babbler, Rufous Capped Babbler, Fulvous and Grey headed parrot bill, Blue winged laughing thrush, Black headed shrike babblers, Hoary throated Barwing, Snowy browed, Sapphire, and Rufous gorgeted Flycatcher, Rufous bellied Niltava, Yellow bellied Fantail, Chestnut warblers, Goldcrest, Indian Blue Robin, Orange flanked, Golden and white browed Bush robin, White tailed Robins, White collard Black Bird, Plain backed. Long billed browned tit, Olive backed and rosy pipits, Plain mountain Finch, Gold napped Finch, Red headed finch and many more ....
Minimum 5 - 6 days birding at this place is recommended from April to Mid October