Devalsari Bird Watching
Devalsari Village (1,800 m) is the gateway to Nag Tibba (3,048 m)Trek. It is one of the four villages from where Nag Tibba trek can be initiated. Other villages are Pantwari, Manglori and Aunter. It is the heavenly gateway for those also who love to explore raw nature, birds this region and believe in isolated places. Passionate birder, trekker, explorers, writers, photographers can excel their skill in the peaceful and luring atmosphere of Devalsari. The changing terrain of Devalsari makes it a terrific birding destination.
Collard Owlet, Hodson's treecreeper, blue throuated barbet, common lora, khalij pheasent, wedge tailed pegion, grey headed canary fly catcher, Golden Bush Robin, Spot-winged Grosbeak, Cinereous vulture, Chukar Partridge, Mountain Scops Owl, Rufous-chinned Laughingthrush, Black-Faced Warbler, Mrs. Gould's Sunbird, Fire-breasted Flowerpecker, Fire-fronted Serin, Blue Whistling Thrush, Slaty headed Parakeets, Red-billed blue magpie, 100s of birds found here.
This area can best explored in half week tours, i.e. 4 Days/3Nights. if you have more time to explore cover Nagtibba trail/trek also and spend one week in this Valley.
How to reach here:
However Devalsari comes in District Tehri Garhwal. But it can be best approached through Mussoorie, which is
35 km from Dehradun.
Follow Mussoorie - Suwakholi (12Km) - Thatyur (21 km) - Devalsari (10Km)
Community ecotourism huts/camps site, FRH at Deolsari.
Stay at Community Tourism Huts
If you wish to expend some time in Nature and peace. Community stay Huts run by local villegers are perfect place. Writers, thinker, nature photographer, all with or without family stay at Devalsari village. The home has following basic facilites:
- 2 Rooms (Suits)
- Western Toilet with Bathroom
- Water and Electricity available