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Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary

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Very like to birds. Variety of birds live to vadanthangal. Foreign birds also come in this place... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
RAMBILLA
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Millions of Birds

At sunrise a lovely walk through the sanctuary is spectacular. Once we got through all the school... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
msankaran
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Chingleput Division; M.A.S. Complex | 46D/5 – VillakadiI Koil Street, Kanchipuram, India
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0424-240876
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very like to birds. Variety of birds live to vadanthangal. Foreign birds also come in this place. Family and children like to birds seeing. Vadanthangal called as birds sanctuary.

1  Thank RAMBILLA
Reviewed August 12, 2018

At sunrise a lovely walk through the sanctuary is spectacular. Once we got through all the school children (who were lovely) it was a peaceful walk. We met monkeys. The farms on the other side are work a look too. It's dirty. The bathrooms are...More

2  Thank msankaran
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

The place is small, cost also ok but they are cost for phone camera also even we didn't use it. The cost is 50 for that. They are providing binoculars at the cost of 100. So better keep your phone in car before enter into...More

2  Thank cinthu88
Reviewed April 28, 2018

Amazing birdlife at India's oldest Bird Sanctuary. Well worth the visit when around the Chennai area. Allow a minimum of a couple of hours there with approximately 50,000 birds present at the height of the season. Birds migrate from all over the world to this...More

3  Thank Bridget S
Reviewed February 26, 2018

This is located in Kanceepuram District 2hrs from chennai. You need binocular to view the birds, there is also a view point where you can climb and see. Parking here will be around 20rupees and entry tickets 5rupees. Even for mobile camera you will be...More

5  Thank muthukrish2000
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

One of most popular bird sanctuary situated tamilnadu.variety of migratory birds visits this place every year.it is a smallest bird sanctuary in India.

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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

The bird sanctuary is located at a distance of around 85 k.m from Chennai and it takes around 2.30 hours drive. It appeared to be another ordinary village till we entered the lake. When we entered we could see thousands of migratory birds like painted...More

2  Thank dinesh o
Reviewed February 1, 2018

A real surprise, to come across this vast water world, with teeming birdlife. As a photographer, I had a ball, as the afternoon sun played brightly onto the vivid colours of a wide variety of water birds. Painted storks were present in their hundreds, or...More

2  Thank Brian R
Reviewed January 29, 2018

Visited this place on the way to Pondicherry from Chennai. We saw a variety of migratory birds. There is a nice walkway. You can enjoy viewing birds walking along the walkway. View from the watch tower is awesome.

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Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Well since I am a wildlife and bird photographer I was keen to visit vedanthangal during my weekend. And finally when I went there I was actually surprised on how well the place was maintained.Its around 72kms from Chennai.You can see hell a lot of...More

2  Thank GavinF413
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Yes there is a facility to eat food which is brought from home. No restrictions in bringing your own food.
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