Grassland Birding Special

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Date: 2-3 September 2023

About the birding site:

Saswad, a vibrant grassland near Pune, is a treasure trove for nature enthusiasts seeking an immersive wildlife experience. With its vast expanses of grassy plains, Saswad provides an ideal habitat for a wide variety of flora and fauna, including endangered and endemic species. From majestic raptors to colourful songbirds, the avian diversity in Saswad is truly remarkable. For wildlife lovers and nature enthusiasts, Saswad offers an incredible opportunity to connect with nature, observe captivating wildlife, and understand the importance of conservation efforts. Immerse yourself in the beauty and wonders of the natural world at Saswad, a captivating destination that will leave you in awe.

What to Expect?

Saswad is known for sightings of the Indian Gazelle (Chinkara), Indian Grey Wolf, Indian Fox, and Indian Hare. Saswad is also a paradise for birdwatchers, with numerous species to be spotted. Grassland species include Indian Courser, Yellow wattled Lapwing, Greater Grey Shrike, Rock-bush Quail, Rain Quail, Greater Short-toed Lark, Indian Eagle-Owl, and Indian Peafowl. From raptors to ground-dwelling species, the grasslands of Saswad provide ample opportunities to observe and appreciate a wide variety of birdlife.

What is the plan?

Day 1

  • Start from Mumbai by 6 AM – Drive to Saswad
  • Hotel Check-in – Lunch
  • Evening Birding Session
  • Night Trail
  • Dinner – Lights off

Day 2

  • Morning Birding Session with Breakfast
  • Lunch – Pack up – Check out
  • Drive back to Mumbai.

Pricing: Rs.8000/-


  • AC Transfers from Mumbai – Saswad-Mumbai in an Innova.
  • Jungle Buddies Expertise
  • AC Accommodation on twin sharing.
  • Day 1 Breakfast to Day 2 Lunch – Veg Meals.
  • Mineral water on tour (2 units per person per day).


  • Personal Expenses
  • Extra Meals & Water

Group Size: 8 Participants + 2 Experts

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