Himalayan Aviary / Himalayan Bird Park


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Distance (From Shimla Railway Station): 1.5 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour

Place Location: Near Vice Regal Lodge

Transportation Options: Cab / Auto

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 1.5 km from Shimla Railway Station and 2.5 km from Shimla Old Bus Stand, Himalayan Bird Park is also known as Himalayan Aviary is situated at an altitude of 2210 m above sea level, near Vice Regal Lodge, Shimla. It is a famous among Shimla places to visit, especially for bird lovers.

The park is a wonderful place for bird watchers and nature lovers. The park is blessed with natural beauty and different types of plants and trees. The Himalayan Bird Park boasts of an impressive variety of birds from the Himalayan region such as the Himalayan Monal, peafowls, pheasants and peacocks. The large collection of birds including rare species attracts many nature and bird lovers.

It is a wonderful place contains wide variety of birds which are exclusive in this region and that one would not find them anywhere else. The summers are the ideal time to visit the park as the temperatures here never exceed above 25C. Winters are cold and the place fully gets covered with snow.

Entry Fee: Rs. 10/Person, Extra charges apply for camera and video camera.

Timings: 10 am to 5 pm on all days except Monday.