Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary is in Unnao district in Uttar Pradesh.
This bird lover’s paradise is nestled in the tranquil lush green stretch and spreads across a magnificent 224.6 hectares. With over 250 species of migratory birds flocking to this haven every winter, it’s no wonder why this sanctuary is a must-visit for bird-watchers and nature enthusiasts alike.
Picture this – the melodious chirping of birds in the green bowers, spotted deer grazing nearby, and a King Fisher making a perfect dive for its prey. All of this while you take in the breathtaking beauty of the sanctuary’s placid lake and its several islands.
But wait, there’s more! For the adventurous ones, hop on your bicycle and explore the 2.6 km long cycle trail along the lake. You never know, you might spot a variety of birds and wildlife in rainbow hues, bizarre shapes, and lifestyles.
If you’re a keen photographer, climb up the watchtowers or view-sheds for a breathtaking background for your selfies. Who knows, you might even capture these birds in prize-worthy poses!
For families with kids, the sanctuary has a children’s park to keep your little ones entertained. And for those who are looking for a peaceful escape, grab a bite at the cafeteria or simply relax at the interpretation centre. There’s something for everyone at Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary.
Located on the NH-25 (Lucknow-Kanpur Highway) about 43 km from Lucknow, the sanctuary is easy to reach. With its calm and serene environment, it is truly a world away from the hustle and bustle of city life. So what are you waiting for? Pack your binoculars, cameras, and get ready to immerse yourself in the magical world of birds and wildlife!