1 DAY PHULCHOKI BIRD WATCHING TOUR
Phulchoki is the most popular Bird Watching Tour site in Nepal, located 20km South East of Kathmandu Valley. The forests and hills of Phulchoki provides a safe heaven for various species of birds. The Bird Only found in Nepal Spiny Babbler can be seen here in Phulchoki. It is the shelter for about 265 species of the birds. Some of them are - warblers, tits, thrushes, minivets, woodpeckers, eagles and many migrant birds. At the foot of the Phulchoki hill the Royal Botanical Garden is situated, which records over 100 species of birds including the lesser racket-tailed drongo, Tibetian siskin and the spotted fork tail. In Phulchoki Bird watching tour you can not only see the birds but also have opportunity to observe the various faunal and floral diversity and the great views of the surrounding hills.
How to reach Phulchoki ?
There are two ways to reach the Phulchoki hill. If you want quite long walk around the hills of Kathmandu you can go to Phulchoki hill through Namobudda and if you are in a hurry and want short walking, you can go direct ascend from godawari.
As we have only one day we are choosing the second way i.e. direct ascend from godawari so that we can spend more time in Phulchoki Hill.
Day 01:After breakfast in early in the morning, we’ll drive to the Foothill of the Phulchoki equipped with Binocular, book and packed lunch. The Godawari Bitanical Garden is the only botanical garden of Nepal situated in the foothill. You can start to enjoy watching birds from this garden. From here, we drive for sometime and walk for a while , depends upon the bird site. You will have lunch and continue to enjoy the great views with various species of birds. You can enjoy the Landscape during the drive of 20km.