|Okhla barrage, Sector 95, Noida, Noida (Map)
|Entry Fee & Timings
|Okhla Bird Sanctury open from 07:00 am to 07:30 pm all days in week, No entry fee
|Zoo, Nature Sites and Parks
|Place visit with
|Family, Kids, Parants, Siblings
|Best time to visit
|January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
About Okhla Bird Sanctuary
The most popular is the Okhla Bird Sanctuary located at the Okhla Barrage over the pristine Yamuna River. The sanctuary is known to be a haven for over 300 bird species, especially waterfowl. The Government of Uttar Pradesh notified it as a sanctuary in the year 1990. The sanctuary is abundant in many tall trees and wetland development which covers the entire sanctuary in attractive green canopy.
Architecture of Okhla Bird Sanctuary
The sanctuary is spread over an area of 3.5 square kilometres, this serene place serves as a resting place for many urban visitors. The place has several short trails which are ideal for exploration and will be a welcome change for all tourists.
Interesting facts about Okhla Bird Sanctuary
- Another fascinating sight here is the birdwatching, which is the large crystal clear lake that is beautifully created by damming the river and adds to the aesthetic charm of the place.
- It is a perfect picnic spot where you can spend some quality time with your family.
- Okhla Bird Sanctuary gives you a golden opportunity to spend some refreshing moments in the grace and captivating beauty of nature.
- Bird species of thorn bush, grassland and wetland are seen in the sanctuary due to its unique location.
How to reach Okhla Bird Sanctuary
By Bus:- The bus station near Okhla Bird Sanctuary is Mahamaya Flyover which is at a walking distance of 3 minutes.
By Metro:- The nearest metro station to Okhla Bird Sanctuary is Kalindi Kunj which is 22 minutes walk away.
By Road:- You can take rickshaw or auto to visit Okhla Bird Sanctuary which usually ply here.
Nearby famous places
- KidZania Delhi NCR 2 km away
- DLF Mall Of India 2 km away
- Chauffeureninde 3.4 km away
- Worlds of Wonder 2 km away
- Atlantic water world 1 km away
- ISKCON Vrindavan 6.3 km away
- Atta Market 2.4 km away