Ranthambore National Park is no doubt one of the most famous national parks in India due to its elite tiger reserve, which is home to many internationally famed tigers or you can say celebrity tigers. The safari in the Ranthambore tiger reserve draws hundreds of thousands of wildlife enthusiasts every year. Though the majestic tigers are the prime attraction in the Ranthambhore but birding is also a pulling attraction here for the bird lovers.
Home to around 320 species of birds which includes resident birds and exotic migratory birds, the various spots in the Ranthambore National Park offers you an astounding bird watching opportunity. Some of the prime locations for the birding in the park are Ranthambore Fort, Malik Talao, Padam Talao, Raj Bagh Talao, Jhalra region and the Kachida Valley. Due to the presence of various water bodies which have water all round the year, Ranthambore has an outstanding population of resident and migratory birds.
Some of the main bird species which are found here often are Graylag Goose, Woodpeckers, Common Kingfishers, Indian Gray Hornbills, Bee Eaters, Cuckoos, Asian Palm Swift, Parakeets, Owl, Nightjars, Pigeon, Crakes, Snipes, Dove, Sandpipers, Great Crested Grebe, Eagles, Gulls, Terns, Darters, Herons, Bitterns, Cormorants, Egrets, Pelicans, Storks, Pittas, Flamingos, Ibis, Shrikes, Orioles, Cuckoo-Shrikes, Treepies, Crows, Flycatchers, Ioras, Minivets, Drongos, Sparrows, Finches, Wood Shrikes, Pipits, Bayas, Wagtails, Munias, Mynas, Falcons, Bulbul, etc.