Kilbury is a popular birding route in Nainital, Uttarakhand. Located just 12 km from the main city, it’s known as a paradise for bird watchers and invites ornithologists from all over India. Some 580 species of bird are found here and that apart, it’s a picturesque picnic spot as well inviting families and guests from the region afar. At an altitude of 2528 meters, this charming place is worth visiting for its natural beauty and tranquility.
Kilbury is a perfect birding holiday spot as it’s enclosed by a vast and flourishing jungle of pine, oak and rhododendron. The forests of Kilburyare also home of the Naina Devi Himalayan Bird Reserve and they offer natural lovers and bird watches a perfect opportunity to enjoy their stay here. Some of popular varieties of bird here include Brown Wood-Owls, Forktails, White-throated Laughing Thrushes & Collared Grosbeaks many more.
A trip to Kilburymeans a chance to enjoy the relaxing sounds of chirping birds and their soulful melodies. That apart, the spectacular Himalayan views in the reserve forest area are further attraction to visitors here. With camping opportunities to avail, you won’t have any problem in watching birds in the morning. So, plan your trip to Kilbury to enjoy nature and bird watching in the best of atmosphere.