Birder's Delight - Birding Master Class at Sattal & Pangot - June 2019
Sattal or Sat Tal, in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand is at an altitude of around 1,370m. It lies in the Lower Himalayan Range, nestled amidst forests of pine and oak and derives its name from seven interconnected freshwater lakes. It is famous for its rich biodiversity.
Sattal, proffers an unruffled environment with abundance of natural flora and fauna which brings in over 500 species of resident and migratory birds, over 500 species of butterflies and a variety of moths, beetles, bugs and other insects.
Another incredible Birding destination is Pangotis located about 15km from Nainital. The main attraction of Pangot are its birds; around 200 bird species have been recorded in this area. Many Himalayan species such as Himalayan griffon, blue-winged minla, spotted & slaty-backed forktail, rufous-bellied woodpecker, rufous-bellied niltava, khalij pheasant, variety of thrushes etc. have mase this heavenly place their home.
A combine tour of Pangot-Sattal is appropriate for the best bird photography experiences in the high of birding season.
Supported by an amazing and learned Birding Guide exclusively for our photography group and with award-winning professional Photography mentor & Sony Brand Ambassador DHEERAJ PAUL along with Indian Photo Tours Mentoring team, who all will guide, inspire and mentor you right throughout the tour, whatever your level of skill and experience.
Category: Guided Photo-Expedition/Extensive Professional Birding sessions with hide sessions.
Stay: 4 Days / 3 Nights Inclusive of all meals
Inland Travel : New Delhi - Kathgodam - New Delhi by train (tickets included)
Rest Inland travel by private vehicles.
Continuous Critique sessions, guidance and discussions in an interactive exciting jungle environment including hides .
Tour Dates :20th to 23rd of June 2019
Images : Dinesh Singh