Delhi Earth Walks Sultanpur Park
  • on May 15, 2024

Delhi Earth Walk at Sultanpur National Park Trip Report

Date: 5th May 2024
Location: Sultanpur National Park
Walk expert: Peeyush Sekhsariya
Other experts: Mahesh Rajpoot, Deepak Kumar, Salil Dutta
No. of participants: 6
Theme: Birding

Brief summary of the walk: Our journey began early in the morning as we embarked on the Delhi Earth Walk at Sultanpur National Park with our knowledgeable guides - Peeyush Sekhsaria, Mahesh Rajpoot, and Deepak Kumar. Excitement buzzed in the air as we explored the rich biodiversity of this renowned bird sanctuary.

As the sun rose, we were greeted by a chorus of avian melodies, setting the perfect ambiance for our adventure. The experts skillfully led our group through the diverse habitats of the park, each turn revealing new wonders of nature.

Our binoculars were constantly in use as we eagerly spotted a plethora of bird species. From the majestic Sarus Crane to the elusive Spotted Owlet, every sighting filled us with awe and appreciation for the natural world. The vibrant plumage of the Knob-billed Duck and the graceful flight of the Black-necked Stork left lasting impressions on us all.

Delhi Earth Walk at Sultanpur National Park

Amidst the lush foliage and serene water bodies, we marveled at the intricate ecosystems supporting these avian marvels. The tranquil presence of the Oriental Darter and the regal stature of the Eurasian Spoonbill reminded us of the delicate balance of nature that thrives within the sanctuary.

Throughout the walk, our expert guides shared fascinating insights into the behaviors and habitats of each species we encountered, enriching our experience with his expertise and passion for conservation.

As the day drew to a close, we reluctantly bid farewell to Sultanpur National Park, carrying with us memories of a truly unforgettable Earth Walk. The sights and sounds of Delhi’s avian treasures will forever hold a special place in our hearts, inspiring us to cherish and protect the natural wonders of our world.

Sultanpur National Park

Species spotted during the walk:
Spotted Redshank, Sarus Crane, Spotted Owlet, Knob-billed Duck, Indian Spot-billed Duck, Common Hawk-Cuckoo, Temminick's Stint, Asian Openbill, Black-necked Stork, Painted Stork, Oriental Darter, Eurasian Spoonbill, Glossy ibis, Shikra, Indian Grey Hornbill, White-throated Kingfisher, Citrine Wagtail, Asian Green Bee-eater, Purple Heron, Grey Heron, Great Egret, Medium Egret, Common Greenshank, Wood Sandpiper, Asian Koel, Lesser Whistling Duck, Little Grebe, Grey-headed Swamphen, White-breasted Waterhen, Little Egret, Little Cormorant