Manjira Bird Sanctuary

Manjira Bird Sanctuary

  • Hyderabad
  • Telangana
  • India
#26
Amont Things to Do in Hyderabad
  • Best Time to Visit November to March
  • Nearest Railway Station Hyderabad
  • Nearest Airport Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad
  • Established June 1978
  • Area 20 km2
  • Other Activities Adventurous Boat Ride & Bird Watching

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Manjira Bird Sanctuary, Hyderabad Overview

Manjira bird sanctuary spreads over an area of 20 sq.kms and is the abode of a number of resident and migratory birds and the marsh crocodiles. It has an Environmental Education Centre with a museum, a library, and an auditorium. All this facilitates in educating the visitors about nature conservation and maintenance of ecological balance.

 

Boats are in operation to take the visitors around the sanctuary for bird watching. Binoculars and books on identification of birds are also available. The films of birds and animals are also shown everyday on 16-mm projector.

 

Invertebrates : Prawns, Mollusis and Zoo plankton.

 

Fishes : Catla, Rahu, Murrel, Ech Paten, Karugu, Chidwa.

 

Reptiles : Monitor Lizards, Fresh Water Turtles, Cobra and Marsh Crocodiles.

 

Birds : Painted Storks, Herons, Coots, Teals, Cormorants, Pochards, Black and White Ibises, Spoon Bills, Open Billed Storks etc Extensive growth of Babul Prosopis. Plants commonly found in water are Pistia, Hydrilla, Eichornia and Vallisneria.

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