Arrival at Ramnagar Railway Station by Ranikhet Express (Train No. 15013, Departure from Old Delhi (DLI)- 22:00 hrs on 10th February, Arrival at Ramnagar (RMR)- 04:55 hrs on 11th February). Freshen’up at railway station and then start for Goldcrest Eco-lodge (75 kms from Ramnagar RS at an altitude of 2000 meters). Birding at Garjia Temple area andbuffer zone of Corbett Tiger Reserve. Breakfast at Garjia Temple. Arrival at Goldcrest Eco-lodge, check in and lunch. Afternoon birding around lodge. Dinner and night stay.
Target Birds: Ibisbill, Wallcreeper, Blue Rock Thrush, Brown Dipper, Crested Kingfisher, Himalayan Goldenback, Greater Goldenback, Nepal Wren Babbler, Pygmy Wren Babbler, Scaly-breasted Wren Babbler, Chestnut-headed Tesia, Grey-bellied Tesia, Small Niltava, White-tailed Rubythroat, Fire-capped Tit, Long-billed Thrush, Spotted and Little Forktail etc.
Day 2- 13-02-2019
Morning birding at campus of the lodge and departure for Munsyari after early breakfast. Munsyari is about 235 kms from here and it takes around 8 hrs to reach there. Birding on way if time permits. Arrival at Munsyari and night stay in a hotel with basic amenities on twin sharing basis.
Target Birds: Speckled Piculet, Slaty-headed Parakeet, Rufous-gorgeted Flycatcher, Rufous-bellied Niltava, Black-throated Tit, Coal Tit, Pink-browed Rosefinch, Dark-breasted Rosefinch, Common Rosefinch, Golden Bush Robin, Kalij Pheasant etc.
Day 3- 14-02-2019
Whole day birding around Thamri Kund, Kalamuni Top and Baladi Farm area with packed breakfast. Lunch and dinner at hotel.
Target Birds: Satyr’s Tragopan, Cheer Pheasant, Koklass Pheasant, Hill Partridge, Himalayan Monal, White Collared Blackbird, Alpine Accentor, Altai Accentor, Golden Eagle, Bearded Vulture, Himalayan Vulture, Spotted Laughingthrush, Variegated Laughingthrush, Alpine Thrush etc.
Day 4- 15-02-2019
Morning birding on Madkot road and afternoon birding around Nanda Devi Temple area with packed breakfast. Lunch and dinner at hotel.
Target Birds: Wallcreeper, Brown Dipper, European Goldfinch, Red-fronted Serin, Yellow-breasted Greenfinch, Beautiful Rosefinch, Dark-breasted Rosefinch, Pink-browed Rosefinch, Speckled Piculet, Golden Bush Robin, Streak-breasted Scimitar Babbler, Chestnut-headed Tesia, Scaly-breasted Wren Babbler, Bar-throated Siva etc.
Day 5- 16-02-2019
Morning birding on Ginni Bend road with packed breakfast.Back to hotel for lunch. Afternoon birding around Nanda Devi Temple area. Dinner at hotel and night stay.
Target Birds: Speckled Wood Pigeon, Himlayan Monal, Cheer Pheasant, Golden Eagle, Bearded Vulture, European Goldfinch, Red-fronted Serin, Yellow-breasted Greenfinch, Beautiful Rosefinch, Dark-breasted Rosefinch, Pink-browed Rosefinch, Speckled Piculet, Golden Bush Robin, Streak-breasted Scimitar Babbler, Chestnut-headed Tesia, Scaly-breasted Wren Babbler, Bar-throated Siva etc.
Day 6- 17-02-2019
Early morning check out from hotel and departure for Ramnagar Railway Station. Birding on way near Ginni Band area. Dropping at Ramnagar railway station to catch train for Delhi (Ranikhet Express- 15014, Departure time: 22:00 hrs, arrival at Delhi: 03:55 hrs on 18th Feb). Tour Concludes