CHANDIGARH BIRD PARK
UT CHANDIGARH

INTRODUCTION

            The Department of Forest & Wildlife, UT Chandigarh has developed Chandigarh Bird Park at Nagar Van behind Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh for creating awareness among general public towards bird conservation especially the young minds on nature education and conservation. Smt. Savita Kovind, Hon’ble First Lady of India inaugurated the Chandigarh Bird Park on 16th November, 2021. The Park have been created for the exotic birds which are commonly bred in India.

            The Chandigarh Bird Park have provided ample space for each & every bird with 58 feet flying height with total ground area approx. 200×150 feet each for terrestrial birds and aquatic birds. The structure is designed in a way that it surrounds thousands of plants of varying canopies, which gives an ideal habitat, food and shelter for these birds so that they can freely fly and breed. It is believed that this structure would be the tallest structure of the country in Aviary domain.

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Main attractions of this Park are African Love Birds, Budgerigars, White Swan, Black Swan, Wood duck, Golden Pheasant, Yellow Golden Pheasant, Green Wing Macaw, Dun Conures, African Grey Parrot, Finches and Melanistic Pheasant. The Chandigarh Bird Park has different exotic bird species including Aquatic, Terrestrial and Tamed.

WHAT TO SEE ?

  • Navgraha Vatika
  • Nakshatra Van
  • Journey from Sukhna Lake to Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Rashi Van
  • Small Aviaries Section-
  • Budgerigar
  • Love Bird
  • Large Aviaries-
  • Aquatic aviary
  • Terrestrial aviary
  • Activities area
  • Cafeteria and a Souvenir Shop

MAJOR ATTRACTION

            Tamed Bird Section (Winged Wonders)– Opportunity to have a close interaction with our feathered friends.

LOCATION

            Chandigarh Bird Park is located at Nagar Van (City Forests) behind Sukhna Lake, UT Chandigarh.

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TICKET RATES

Sr. No. Category Ticket Rate  (Per person)
1. Entry ticket fee for Bird Park (Adult) [Indian] Rs. 50/-
2. Entry ticket fee for Bird Park (Adult) [Foreigner] Rs. 100/-
3. Entry ticket fee for Bird Park (Children 5 to 12 years) Rs. 30/-
4. Entry ticket fee for Tamed Section (Adult/ Children) [Indian] Rs. 100/-
5. Entry ticket fee for Tamed Section (Adult) [Foreigner] Rs. 500/-

Free entry for school students of UT Chandigarh along with accompanying teachers on their education trip, with prior permission from the Department. (For Information- A maximum of 30 students and 2 teachers are allowed in the Bird park in a day from one school.)

TIMING OF VISIT CHANDIGARH BIRD PARK           

                Looking at the soaring temperature during day time and day length during summer, the entry and closing time for Chandigarh Bird Park is revised as under:-

Entry time

Closing time (Last entry)

10.00 AM

6:00 PM

Monday & Tuesday

Closed for visitors

The revised timing will be effective w.e.f. 6th May, 2022 till further order.(Last entry at 6:00 PM)

 

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