The Kingdom of Bhutan in the Eastern Himalayas is one of the few countries that are carbon-negative, with more than 70 per cent of its land covered with forest. Bhutan has varied kind of habitat like cedar forest of Abies Densa and Rhododendron at 3500 to 4000 meters, Open high altitude marshes of Phobjika with Bamboo forest, rivers and water supports around 600 species of birds making it a Himalayan “hot spot” for birding. Some of the rare and star birds you encounter in the tours are as following, White-bellied Heron, Solitary Snipe, Satyr Tragopan, Blood Pheasant, Himalayan Monal, Ward’s Trogon, Sikkim Wedged–billed Babbler, Rufous-necked Hornbill,Ibisbill,White-winged Grosbeak and many more.
Birding Itinerary of Bhutan
10 Nights / 11 Days
Arrival at Paro and transfer to the hotel, our evening session of birding is exploring Paro river bank for Ibisbill, Brown Dipper, Wallcreeper, River Lapwing, Rufous-breasted Accentor and many…