A delight for bird-watcher, Keoladeo National Park, recognised as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, is a world famous bird sanctuary. And located inside the sanctuary is "Hotel Bharatpur Ashok" providing a base for those who love nature and is the only hotel located inside the National Park!
Hotel Bharapur Ashok with 17 air-conditioned Standard Rooms equipped with all the modern facilities best for bird watching as they all have private balconies with sanctuary view and a multi-cuisine restaurant serving India, Continental, chinese and local delicacies takes pleasure in providing best hospitality experience.
The Keoladeo National Park, a botanically rich mosaic of grasslands, woodlands, and wetlands spreadin an area of 29 sq km and provides home to more than 340 species of birds, 50 species of fish, 12 species of snakes, 6 species of lizards and 5 turtle species. Several indigenous bird species and thousands of rare and highly endangered birds including migratory fowl, some from as far away as Siberia, China, Europe, Tibet etc. come every year to rest and breed like cormorant, darter, purple and grey heron, various species of egret, painted, open-billed, white necked and black necked stork, white ibis, spoonbill, night heron and gracious Saras cranes. Fauna of Keoladeo National Park also include blue bull, feral cattle, spotted deer, sambar, wild boar, porcupine, mongoose, jungle cat, fishing cat, jackals and hyenas.
There are well-defined treks which can be easily covered on foot or on a cycle or you can hire a rickshaw. Rickshaw pullers have been trained by the park management in bird watching adn are quite knoledgeable. Boats are also available on hire. A boat trip early in the morning or late evening is quite a rewarding experience. Do not forget to carry a binocular for watching the birds!
All major Credit Cards accepted
Doctor on call
Broadband Internet connectivity
Row boats for closer view of the Birds
Campfire parties on request
Cycle-rickshaws and bicycles for park trips.
Guide for Bird Sanctuary