5 Day Birding package for Groups
This is a 5-day itinerary that we offer as a package to groups. Itineraries vary, according to the groups.
DAY 1 : Saligao springs, and Porvorim/Baga Hills.
Key species: Brown Wood Owl, Common Peafowl, Bronze Drongo, Asian Paradise Flycatcher, Bluefaced Malkoha, Coppersmith Barbet, Redwattled Lapwing, White browed Bulbul, Blacknaped Monarch.
DAY 2 : Boat trip to Cumbarjua.
Key species: Collared Kingfisher (near endemic species), Storkbilled Kingfisher, Blackcapped Kingfisher, Bluebreasted Banded Rail, Night Heron, Little Heron, Greater Spotted Eagle, Redshank, Greenshank, Curlew, Marsh Harrier, Peregrine Falcon, Osprey, Lesser crested Tern, Little Tern.
Carambolim Wetlands: Purple Heron, Bronzewinged and Pheasant-tailed Jacanas, Common Coot, Purple Gallinule, Bluetailed Bee-eater, Redrumped Swallow, Little Cormorant, Lesser Whistling Teal,Garganey, Comb Duck, Pintail.
DAY 3 : Bondla wildlife sanctuary.
Key species: Blackheaded Yellow Bulbul, Malabar Grey Hornbill, Chestnut-tailed Starling, Rufous Woodpecker, Velvet-fronted Nuthatch, Heartspotted Woodpecker, Malabar Trogon, Grey Junglefowl, Chestnut-headed Bee-eater, Malabar Whistling Thrush, Loten's Sunbird, Small Sunbird.
Tambdi Surla: Malabar Pied Hornbill, Fairy Bluebird, Indian Pitta, Greater Racket-tailed Drongo, Crested Serpent Eagle, Scarlet Minivet, Large Green Barbet.
Day 4 : Miramar beach.
Key species: Lesser Sand Plover, Greater Sand Plover, Dunlin, Turnstone, Common Stonechat, Brownheaded Gull, Blackwinged Kite.
Dona Paula: Yellow-wattled Lapwing, Ashy-crowned Finch lark, Common Stonechat, Indian Robin, Paddyfield Pipit, Hoopoe, Black Drongo, Whitebellied Sea-Eagle, Malabar Crested Lark.
Merces paddy fields: Pacific Golden Plover, Blackwinged Stilt, Dunlin, Little Stint, Small Pratincole, Pintail Snipe, Greater Sand Plover, Lesser Sand Plover, Marsh Harrier.
DAY 5 : Cotigao wild life sanctuary.
Key species: Brown Fish Owl, Fairy Blue Bird, Crested Serpent Eagle, Oriental Honey Buzzard, Greater Racket-tailed Drongo, Forest Wagtail, Great Black Woodpecker, Small Minivet, Rosy Minivet.