Bharatpur National Park

#3 of 6 things to do in Bharatpur

Declared as a World Heritage Site of UNESCO, the Bharatpur National Park is a beautiful bird sanctuary in Rajasthan. Named after the Keoladeo temple located in its enclosure, the park is famously known as the Keoladeo National Park. It is a wetland, made and managed to protect the Bharatpur region from frequent floods. Located at a distance of 8 kms from Bharatpur town, the park is an oasis of artificially maintained marshes, tropical and deciduous forests, grasslands and shrubs. The national park is home to over 230 different species of birds, over 200 different species of various amphibians and reptiles like fish, turtles, snakes, lizards, etcetera and over 350 floral species can be found here. This National Park, locally known as Ghana, has been a winter home for the Siberian Crane; a species on the verge of extinction.

While in the park if you wish to go around and get a closer look at the birds, you could opt for Elephant Back Safari and Rickshaw Safari. Jeep Safari will take you through the jungles of the sanctuary, where you can enjoy the wildlife.

  • Open Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Cost: Indians: INR 50,
  • Foreigners: INR 400,
  • Video Camera: INR 200

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