A virtual heaven for bird-watchers, nature lovers and those seeking a break from the humdrum city life. A perfect weekend destination, The Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary, nestles in tranquil lush green stretch on 224.6 Hectare area of Unnao District in Uttar Pradesh. The sanctuary becomes a lively haven in winters to many international and national migratory birds like Garganey Teal, Mallard, Purple Moorhen, Little Grebe, Spoonbill Duck, Red Wattled Lapwing, Wigon and many many more winged guests.
The chirping & twittering of the birds resounds in the green bowers and gives the best ever melody to ears besides the sight of beautiful while spotted deer grazing nearby, somewhere in close affinity the spotless Bagula (Intermediate Erget) as if practicing meditation and a keen King Fisher making an impeccable and perfect dive for its prey underwater, making you forget all your worries and monotony of life.
If you are looking for a different and fun filled weekend, grab your binoculars, hop on the bicycle and set off on a 2.6 Km long cycle trail along the placid lake water and just see for your amazement how many species of birds and wildlife you spot in rainbow hues , bizarre shapes and life style.
Alternatively, you can take long walks along the Nature-Trails while admiring the awe inspiring natural beauty of the lake and its several islands that are home to our winged guests. Looking forward for making an interesting Face book cover or Nat Geo Cover? Clinch on to your DSLRs and climb up the watchtower or view-sheds for a breathtaking selfie background or if you are patient enough you might catch these birds striking prize-worthy poses for you---truly a photographer’s delight .
This charming calm world away from hustle bustle boasts of ensuring wildlife conservation while serving all lifestyle facilities to its visitors. The campus has a children’s park for your restless toddlers, a cafeteria with an exhaustive menu, an interpretation centre and a motel.