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Bird watching at Madampa Lake

Birding tours at Madampa Lake Wild Life Sanctuary offers an in-depth exploration of the wonders of this extraordinary coastal lake, with our focus primarily trained on the region’s water birds, reptiles and mammals. We will seek out all four species of eagles found in Madampa Lake flying in the sky in searching of their prey.

You can enjoy wetland birding and wildlife viewing at an economical price, and can be coupled with our Budget Eco Camping under the canopy of Mangrove Forest for a comprehensive, cost-effective birding experience. For all of these programmes you will be lucky to spotted Little and Indian Cormorant, Cattle, Little, Intermediate & Large Egrets, Purple Heron, Indian Pond Heron, Little Green Heron, Black-crowned Night Heron, Black Bittern, Yellow Bittern, Chestnut Bittern, Black-headed Ibis, Asian Open-bill, Little Grebe and many more, as well as a broad range of exciting reptiles including crocodiles. We will bird along wetland trails, boardwalks, through mangrove forests, Mangrove canopy walkways, and even from boats as we cruise along coastal lagoon surrounded by thick mangrove forest flooded with several species of birds.