Birding at Andaman – February 2019

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands – one of the seven union territories of India, are a group of islands at the juncture of the Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea. Its also one of the major bird watching destinations in India, with around 270 bird species out of which few are endemic to the region.

Tour Date: February 19th (Tuesday) – February 24th (Sunday) 2019

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival & Birding at Sippighat Wetlands.

Day 2: Morning Session at Shoal Bay; Evening Session at Garacharma Wetlands.

Day 3: Full Day Birding at Chidiyatapu.

Day 4: Birding at Ograbranj Wetlands.

Day 5: Birding at Mt. Harriet National Park.

Day 6: Departure.

Tour Cost: 37,500/- ** Per Person.

Cost includes

  • All Veg meals during the stay
  • Park entry fee, Safari & Guide Charges, Govt. Service Taxes and fee
  • Mineral water during journey or at the campsite.

Cost do not include

  • Camera charges
  • Any kind of personal expenditure and medical expenses
  • Any charges not mentioned in “the charges include.

**INR prices are applicable to resident Indians only. Non Resident Indians (NRI) and Foreign Nationals please email us for tour cost at info@wild-india.in.

Photography tour for small group or personalized tour can also be arrange. Please email us for cost and more details.


Ladakh Snow Leopard Expedition – February 2019

Tour Date: February 22nd (Friday) – March 3rd (Sunday) 2019

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Leh Airport to Leh Town (4 Km | 15 minutes approx.). Arrival at Leh airport and transferred to the Hotel. Complete day for acclimatization. O/N Leh.

Day 2: Leh Local (100 Kms| 4-5 hrs approx.). After breakfast proceeds to visit Thiksey & Stok Palace Museum and bird watching near Indus river. O/N Leh.

Day 3: Leh to Zingchen to Rumbak 5 hrs. After having the breakfast drive to Zingchen and start walking through Zingchen Gorge. As we continue trekking further, the gorge gets narrower and rugged. On the way, one might see snow leopard signs along the valley bottom of the side valleys if you are trekking during winter or early spring/fall. As you approach Rumbak fields the valley suddenly opens up with snowcapped mountains in the background. From the fields, the path turns left eastwards for the Rumbak village, where Homestay is available. O/N Homestay.

Day 4 to Day 8: Wildlife viewing. After the breakfast proceed for full day wildlife viewing along with a trained local guide. Wildlife viewing possibilities are Blue sheep, the Great Tibetan sheep or the Argali, and occasionally a Tibetan Wolf and a Snow leopard. Overnight in Home Stay.

Day 8: Rumbak to Ule. After breakfast drive to Ule village where we have another chance to see a snow leopard. Overnight at Ule Homestay.

Day 9: Ule to Leh. After Lunch drives back to Leh on we visit Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Magnetic hill and Sangam (Confluence of Zanskar & Indus Rivers). O/N Leh.

Day 10: Leh to Leh Airport. Early morning transfer to Leh airport to board the flight back to the destination.

Tour Cost: 68,700/- ** Per Person.

Cost includes

  • Transportation from LEH airport
  • Accommodation at Leh: 03 Night: Mahey Retreat hotel or similar
  • Accommodation at Rumbak 05 Night: Homestay
  • Accommodation at Ule 01 Night: Homestay
  • All Veg meals during the stay.

Cost do not include

  • Camera charges
  • Any kind of personal expenditure and medical expenses

**INR prices are applicable to resident Indians only. Non Resident Indians (NRI) and Foreign Nationals please email us for tour cost at info@wild-india.in

Picture credit: Tsewang Gyaltsan