Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary

Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary – History, Location, Timings, Entry Fee, Best time to visit, Nearby Attractions, How to Reach, Online Booking.

Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary Information

Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary extended over an area of 30 hectares of land in the Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu. The Sanctuary houses many different bird species including both migratory birds and also resident or local birds. Nearly 40,000 birds can be spotted in this bird sanctuary. The best time to visit this bird sanctuary is between Novembers to March. During this session, birds could be spotted building their nest for their nesting. This Sanctuary is been secured for 250 years by the village people, as they observed that the water containing the bird’s guano acts as a good fertilizer to the plant crops. This sanctuary completely depends on the rainy season, during the rainy season this sanctuary gets splendid with the birds.

Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary Entry Timings

All Days of the week
6:00 am to 6:00 pm

Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary Entry Fee

Adults Rs 25/-
Child (Above 5 years) Rs 5/-
Still Camera Rs 25/-
Video Camera Rs 150/-
Parking Rs 10/-

Best time to visit Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary Kanchipuram:

  • November to March

Nearby Attractions:

  • Murugan Kovil
  • Sri Gnanagiriswarar Temple
  • Erikatharamar Kovil
  • karikili Bird Sanctuary
  • Morapakkam Lake

Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary Location

Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary


Kanchipuram (Dist)

Tamil Nadu, India

How to Reach Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary?

By Air:

Chennai International Airport is the nearest Airport which is 65 km away

By Train:

Chengalpattu railway station is the nearest Railway Station which is 27 km away

By Road:

Vedanthangal is well connected with other major cities.

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