Bharatpur Bird Photography Tour

Join us on this tour to explore the amazing birds of Bharatpur in India. This UNESCO world heritage site is home to several resident and migratory birds.

Bharatpur Photography Tour
Bharatpur Photography Tour
Bharatpur Photography Tour
Bharatpur Photography Tour
Bharatpur Photography Tour
Bharatpur Photography Tour

Keoladeo Ghana National Park, Bharatpur is a famous avifauna sanctuary that hosts thousands of birds, especially during the winter season. Over 230 species of birds are known to be resident and over 366 species of residents and migratory ones together . Every year thousands of migratory waterfowl visit the park for wintering and breeding. The sanctuary is one of the richest bird areas in the world and is known for nesting of resident birds and visiting migratory birds including water birds. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Tour Overview

  • A 3 Nights/4 Days photography tour to one of the amazing birding hotpsot of the world.
  • Learn about the resident and migratory birds of Bharatpur and opportunity to make wonderful images of them.
  • With our years of location scouting experience, we take you to the right place at the right time to help you make wonderful images.
  • On demand photography guidance at any point during the tour.
  • Interact with other like-minded people during the tour and learn from each other

Tour Dates:
06th February 2019, 12pm starts and ends at 11am, 09th February 2019

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: February 06, 2020

Participants reach Delhi and proceed to Bharatpur and meet the tour leader there at the hotel. Lunch will be served at the hotel upon arrival and followed by a tour briefing session.

Post lunch, the first bird watching/ photography session begins inside the park. With a variety of resident and migratory birds available in abundance, the group spends time with the guide and tour leader to learn about the birds and photograph the same.

At dusk back to hotel, relax with a cup of tea/ coffee along with hot snacks.

Late evening, before the dinner, the group meets to discuss photography and about wetland birds in general. Group leader presents information about bird photography in general and information about Bharatpur.

Dinner and rest for the day.


Day 2: February 07, 2020

Wake up to the calls of birds around the hotel area and refresh yourself with a cup of tea/ coffee and a quick breakfast. Get ready quickly to a thrilling first full day (dawn to dusk) bird watching/ photography experience at the national park. Each participant will have their own cycle-rickshaw (This park is a no-motor zone) to travel inside the park.

Enjoy lunch and tea/ coffee served inside the park at appropriate breaks during the course of the day.

Evening at your leisure, we discuss the day’s events and review the images made during the day.

Dinner and rest for the day.


Day 3: February 08, 2020

Enjoy another dawn waking up to the songs of beautiful birds. Followed by the full day bird watching/ photography session inside the national park.

Now that this is the group’s second day, we follow a specific schedule to cover the important birds of Bharatpur. We manage to cover and photograph the target birds and any special ones arrived for this season.

Enjoy lunch and tea/ coffee served inside the park at appropriate breaks during the course of the day.

Evening at your leisure, we discuss the day’s events and review the images made during the day.

Dinner and rest for the day.


Day 4: February 09, 2020

A short-ride into the park to make use of the golden hour, make some images of choice and come back to the hotel for a relaxed breakfast.

As the tour comes to an end, participants get ready while the airport transfers are ready at the hotel door-step.

Through out the course of the tour, Birds of Indian Subcontinent books are available with the tour leader for the participants to refer and learn about birds.

Cost & Terms

For Individuals – 17000 INR per head

For Couples – 16000 INR per head 

For Pixellin regulars – 15000 INR per head

All Prices ex-Bharatpur, Per person on twin share accommodation.

What's included?

  • Accommodation (Twin sharing).
  • Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner.
  • Tea/ snacks provided at the appropriate breaks.
  • Cycle-rickshaw for travelling inside the park.
  • All required park/ camera fees.
  • Notepad/ pen for taking notes.
  • Photography services during the tour.
  • Guide charges during the tour.

What's not included?

  • Travel between your home destination and Bharatpur.
  • Airport (Delhi or Jaipur) to Bharatpur transfers can be arranged by us at an additional cost.
  • Mineral water , soft drinks and alcoholic beverages.
  • Any extra meals and other personal expenses, phone calls.
  • Tips and gratuities.
  • And anything that is not there in the included list is considered as excluded.

Interested?

Reserve your seat by making an advance payment of 5000/-.

Cancellation Terms:
Before 7 days of the tour date – 50% of tour cost will be refunded.
With in 7 days of tour date – 20% of tour cost will be refunded.

Tour Companion

Wildlife Photographer

Poorna Kedar, nature lover and a professional wildlife photographer. He spent about a decade in various genres of photography, majority of those years in nature & wildlife alone. His favorite subject being birds, he loves shooting anything from mammals, macro, and landscape.
Know more and view his work @
Personal Website  |  Facebook

Avail our cameras and lenses for rental at a flat 20% discount for use during this tour. And don’t pay for the days you spend on traveling, just pay for those days you actually shoot during the tour.
Pixellin Camera & Lens Rentals – Bangalore, Mysore, Chennai

Advantages of Pixellin Workshops & Tours

We believe in providing a delightful learning experience. Our workshops are carefully designed to make learning fun but very effective.

  • Personal Attention - Every participant gets maximum personal atention during the workshop.
  • Your Expectations - Your pre-workshop expections will be exceeded over and above.
  • Hands On - Our theroy class will be backed with best of hands on practicals/ exercises. You get to work on your own images.
  • Value for Money - Our workshops are the most affordable and we make it worth every penny that you spend.
  • Take Away - You go back from the workshop with some Pixellin goodies and a treasure of knowledge.

Have any questions?

Email us at [email protected] or call and talk to us at +91 98866 25074