Harike Lake Wildlife Sanctuary (Punjab)


Harike Lake Wildlife Sanctuary is ideally located on the border of Ferozepur and Amritsar. Around 200 bird species are found here.

Birds commonly seen:

White-winged Tern, Yellow-eyed Pigeon, Hen Harrier, Pallas’s Gull, Tufted Duck, Cotton Pygmy Goose, Yellow-crowned Woodpecker, Brown-headed Gull, Watercock, Great Crested Grebe, Black-headed Gull, White-browed Fantail, Yellow-legged Gull, White-rumped Vulture, Indian Skimmer, Eurasian Sparrow hawk, Horned Grebe, Eurasian Hobby, Black-necked Grebe, Common Wood shrike, Brown Shrike, White-tailed Stonechat, Rufous-vented Prinia, White-crowned Penduline Tit, Striated Grass bird, Sulphur-bellied Warbler, Cetti’s Bush Warbler etc.

Nearest airport:

Amritsar (60 km)

Nearest railway station:

Amritsar (60 km)

Nearest bus station:

Buses, taxis and private cars are conveniently available to reach the sanctuary from Amritsar.

Best time to visit:

November to March

Phone number:

01632-279412, 222312

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