Kilbury Bird Sanctuary in Nainital

Kilbury Bird Sanctuary - Nainital, Uttarakhand

About Kilbury Bird Sanctuary

Kilbury Bird Sanctuary is located in the Nainital city of Uttarakhand, India. It is a popular destination for birdwatchers and nature lovers. The sanctuary is spread over an area of 500 hectares and is home to a wide variety of bird species.

The sanctuary is situated at an altitude of 2,100 meters above sea level and offers stunning views of the surrounding hills and valleys. It is a great place to relax and enjoy the beauty of nature.

Things to Do

  • Birdwatching - Kilbury Bird Sanctuary is home to over 580 species of birds, including some rare and endangered species. It is a great place for birdwatching and photography.
  • Trekking - There are several trekking trails in and around the sanctuary that offer stunning views of the Himalayas.
  • Nature Walks - Take a leisurely stroll through the sanctuary and enjoy the fresh mountain air and beautiful scenery.
  • Picnics - The sanctuary is a great place for a picnic with family and friends.

How to Reach

The nearest airport to Kilbury Bird Sanctuary is Pantnagar Airport, which is located about 70 km away. The nearest railway station is Kathgodam Railway Station, which is about 35 km away. From there, you can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach the sanctuary.


Kilbury Bird Sanctuary
Latitude: 29.4085° N
Longitude: 79.4377° E