Birds are one of the most populous life forms on the planet, leading to richness of life and beauty. These are the integral part of the ecosystem and serves innumerable purposes, which includes insect and rodent population control, distribution of seeds, that works as a conservator of forestry.
Gorumara National Park is a birdwatcher`s paradise with it`s rich biodiversity, prominently reflected in it`s varied avi-fauna.
So far, 264 variety of birds of different categories are noted in the park and some of those are rarest of rare.
List of Birds available in the park:
Abbott's Bablar, Alexandrian Parakeet, Ashy Drongo, Ashy Prinia, Ashy Wood swallow, Asian Brown Flycatcher, Asian Fairy Bluebird, Asian Koel, Asian Open-bill Stork, Asian Palm Swift, Asian Pied Starling, Barn Owl, Barn Swallow, Barred Cuckoo Dove, Baya Weaver, Black Baza, Black Throated Sun bird, Black Bulbul, Black -Crested Bulbul, Black-crowned Night Heron, Black Drongo, Black Headed Cuckoo shrike, Black Headed Munia, Black Hooded Oriole, Black Ibis, Black Kite, Black Stork, Black -Necked Stork, Black-winged Cuckoo shrike, Blossom Headed Parakeet, Blue -bearded, Bee-eater, Blue-breasted Quail, Blue-eared Kingfisher, Blue Rock Thrush, Blue-throated Barbet, Blue throat, Brahminy Kite, Bronze-winged Jacana, Brown Bush Warbler, Brown Fish Owl, Brown Hawk Owl, Brown-headed Barbet, Brown Shrike, Cattle Egret, Chang able Hawk Eagle, Chestnut Bunting, Chestnut-headed Bee-eater, Chestnut-tailed Starling, Chestnut beiled Nuthatch, Cirtrine Wagtail, Collard Falconet, Common Buzzard, Common Coot, Common Cuckoo, Common Hawk-cuckoo, Common Hoppe, Common Lora, Common kestrel, Common Kingfisher, Common Moorhen, Common Myna, Common Quial, Common Rose Finch, Common Sandpiper, Common Snipe, Common Starling, Common Stone chat, Common Tailor bird, Common Teal, Common Wood Shrike, Common Wood Shrike, Common Reshank, Copper smith Barbet, Cotton Pygmy Goose, Crested Goshawk, Crested Serpent Eagle, Crimson Sun bird, Darter, Dollar Bird, Emerald Dove, Eurasian Collared Dove, Eurasian Craig Martin, Eurasian Eagle Owl, Eurasian Thick-knee, Eurasian Wigeon, Fire Tailed Sun bird, Fulvous-breasted Woodpecker, Gadwal, Golden-fronted Leaf Bird, Great Egret ,Great Barbet, Great Indian Horn bill, Great Thick-knee, Great Tit, Greater Coucal, Greater Flame back, Greater Racket - Tailed Drongo, Greater Spotted Eagle, Greater Yellow nape, Green Backed Tit, Green Bee-eater, Green Billed Malkoha, Green Imperial Pigeon, Green Magpie, Green Sandpiper, Green-tailed Sun bird, Grey-backed Shrike, Grey Bush chat, Grey-headed Fish Eagle, Grey Plover, Grey Tree pie, Grey Wagtail, Grey-winged Blackbird, Grey Heron, Hill Myna, Himalayan Bulbul, Himalayan Flame back, Himalayan Griffon, Hodgson's Red start, Hooded Pitta, House Crow, House Sparrow, House Swift, Indian Cuckoo, Indian Grey Horn bill, Indian Little Tern, Indian Peafowl, Indian Pond Heron, Indian River Tern, Indian Robin, Indian Roller, Intermediate Egret, Jerdon's Bush Chat, Jerdons's Baza, Jungle Crow, Jungle Myna, Jungle Owlet, Jungle Prinia, Kittenish Plover, Large Cormorant, Large Tailed Nightjar, Large Pied Wagtail, Lesser Adjutant Stork, Lesser Coucal, Lesser Necklessed Laughing Thrush, Lesser Racket Tailed Drongo, Lesser Whistling Teal, Lesser Yellow nape, Lineated Barbet, Little Cormorant, Little Egret, Little Grebe, Little-pied Flycatcher, Little Ringed Plover, Long Tailed Shrike, Long tailed Broad bill, Long-billed Vulture, Malayan Night Heron, Mallard, Northern Lapwing, Northern Pin tail, Orange -bellied leaf bird, Oriental Magpie Robin, Oriental Cuckoo, Oriental Honey Buzzard, Oriental Pied Horn bill , Oriental Sky Oriental, Oriental Turtle Dove, Osprey, Pacific Golden Plover, Paddy field Pipit, Pallas's Fishing Eagle, Pallied Harrier, Pheasant-tailed Jacana, Pied Bush Chat, Pied Harrier ,Pied Kingfisher, Pin-tail Snipe, Plain-Colored Flower pecker, Plain Martin, Plain Prinia, Plum beaus Water Red-start, Purple Heron, Purple Rumped Sun bird, Purple Sun bird, Purple Swamp hen, Red Avadavat, Red-breasted Parakeet, Red-collared Dove , Red-crested Pochard, Red Jungle Fowl, Red-necked Falcon, Red-wattled Lapwing, Red-whiskered Bulbul, Red-rumped Swallow,Red-throated Flycatcher, Red-vented Bulbul, Rived Lapwing, Rock Pigeon, Rose-ringed Parakeet, Rosy Pipit, Ruby-cheeked Sun bird, Ruddy Kingfisher, Ruddy Shell duck, Rufous-bellied Niltava, Rufous Woodpecker, Scaly-beiled Woodpecker, Scaly-breasted Munia, Scarlet Back Flower Pecker, Scarlet Mini vet, Shikra, Short Billed Minivet, Slaty Backed Forktail, Small Indian Pratincole, Small Minivet, Speckled Piculet, Spot-bellied Eagle Owl, Spot-billed Duck, Spotted Bush Warbler, Spotted Dove, Spotted Forktail, Spotted Owlet, Sprang led Drongo, Stork Billed Kingfisher, Striated Babbler, Stripe Breasted Woodpecker, Swamp Francolin, Thick Billed Green Pigeon, Tree Sparrow, Tufted Duck, Velvet-fronted Nuthatch, Verditer flycatcher, Violet Cuckoo, Water Cock, Wedge Tailed Green Pigeon, White-vented Myna, White-breasted Kingfisher, White-breasted Water hen, White Browned Fantail, White-capped Water Red start, White-rumped Munia, White-rumped Sharma, White-rumped Vulture, White-throated Bulbul, White-throated Fantail, White Wagtail, White-tailed Nuthatch, Wire-tailed Swallow, Wood Snipe, Woolly Necked Stork, Yellow-bellied Fantail, Yellow-breasted Bunting, Yellow-eyed Babbler, Yellow-footed Green Pigeon, Yellow-wattled Lapwing.
*** We welcome you at our Resort Gorumara Nest, for a pleasant stay and interaction, with some mind blowing avi-faunas***
Nearest Airport- Bagdogra (IXB). 1 hour from Kolkata and 2 hours from Delhi. Bagdogra to Resort Gorumara Nest- 1.5 hours and 78 KMs
Nearest Railway station- New Jalpaiguri (NJP). 8 to 10 hours from Kolkata and less than 24 hours from Delhi. New Jalpaiguri Railway station to Resort Gorumara Nest - 1.5 hours and 70 KMs.