Kakragad, Garhwal – A paradise for the ardent bird lovers


Around 4 ½ hrs from Haridwar by road, Kakragad is an ideal escape for the avid bird lovers. The “Magpie Birding Camp” located here and run by Mr.Yeshpal Negi is the perfect place for halting. Here you can catch a glimpse of the countless species of birds. The bird species are so varied that it is difficult to even remember their names. Some of the species available here are, Paradise flycatcher, Emarald Dove, Laughing Thrash, Forktail etc. Mr. Negi is a happy host here greeting you with cordially and providing all sorts of assistance to those who ask for it. This  birding camp provides excellent accommodation facilities with decent dinning too.

Things to do at Kakragad: The bird lovers will have a wonderful time here watching numerous birds. This apart the location also offers some trekking trails for the adventurous ones.

Best time to visit Kakragad: The best time to visit Kakragad is either during the months of April, May or during September, October.

How to go ?

Kakragad is only a 4 ½ hrs drive from Haridwar. Start early in the morning so that you can reach the spot by afternoon.


Where to stay ?

You can stay at the Yashpal Negi’s tent providing decent accommodation and dinning facilities. For booking and other detailed information please contact:  09412909399.

Note : Phone numbers given above are according to the information available with us. If you find any contact number/s given above is/are incorrect or not in use, please let us know.