Nandur Madhmeshwar Bird Sanctuary was developed around Nandur Madhmeshwar Dam. This Dam has been constructed on the Sangam of the Godavari and Kadawa river. This bird sanctuary is also called as “Maharashtra’s Bharatpur“. It is located around 40 km’s away from Nashik.
Nandur Madhmeshwar Bird Sanctuary Nashik Information
The reservoir’s shallow water, the various herbs, the coastal forests and the crops in nearby irrigated fields have made this an attractive place for birds, and it is considered a great place for their residence. There are more than 240 types of birds found in this bird sanctuary. There are 24 types of fish found in the reservoirs here. There is a diversity of plants of more than 400 species in the area.
The migratory birds like Pochard, Gadwall, Shoveler, Pintail, Crane, Pelicans, Godwit, Sand Piper, Harrier, Pratincole are found in Nandur Madhmeshwar Bird Sanctuary. Since the reservoir has a number of water plants and large trees, the small and large local-migratory birds of different species are visible. These varied sized of birds, their color combination and sound easily attracting tourist toward this bird sanctuary.
Nandur Madhmeshwar Bird Sanctuary Geographic Map Location
Nandur Madhmeshwar Bird Sanctuary Nashik Timings / Best Time to Visit
September to March is a great time to visit this bird sanctuary. So you can plan a trip here after monsoon season.
Nandur Madhmeshwar Bird Sanctuary Entry Fees
20 Rs. is an entry fee for adult and 10 Rs. for child above 6 years and below 12 years. Also, need to pay entrance fees for vehicles. For two wheeler – Rs. 15, Three Wheeler – Rs. 30, Four Wheeler – Rs. 50, Six Wheeler – Rs 75 entry fee is required.
How To Reach Nandur Madhmeshwar Bird Sanctuary?
The distance between Nashik-Nandur Madhamesh Wildlife Sanctuary is 40 km. You can reach Chapadgaon Observatory Gallery via Nashik Chandori Phata-Sankheda-Shigwe. The distance of the Niphad-Nandur Madhamesh Wildlife Sanctuary is only 12 km. The distance between the Sinnar-Nandur Madhamesh sanctuary is 25 km. State bus transport and local taxi services are available to reach there.
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