Keoladeo Ghana Bird Sanctuary Bharatpur
The world famous Ghana Bird Sanctuary is located in Bharatpur. The Keoladeo Ghana Bird Sanctuary situated just outside Bharatpur, plays a very important role in greenery of Rajasthan. Ghana Sanctuary was originally a park known as Ghana that means "dense".
Ghana Bird Sanctuary has now become a perfect habitat for birds of different species and kinds. Ghana Sanctuary is spread over an area of 29 sq km. It is one of the most stunning water sanctuaries in India. Ghana Sanctuary has largest concentration, diversity and variety of birdlife in Asia.
Inhabitant population of tree and water birds can be seen throughout the year in Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Bharatpur is synonymous with Siberian Cranes which travel thousands of Kms from Siberia and reach Ghana Bird Sanctuary during winters.
The mesmerizing and beautiful migratory birds, Siberian Cranes breed and make their home in Bharatpur sanctuary. Bharatpur thus has contributed in preserving these endangered species.
How to Reach Bharatpur
Bharatpur is well connected by road and Train from UP, Delhi, Rajasthan and MP. Nearest Airport is Agra. It is 1 hr drive from Agra, 4 hrs from Jaipur, 4 hrs from Delhi.