Leave the beach side of Calangute and head for Socorro Plateau to see some rare and endemic species of forest birds. On this 4 hour trip, you have the chance to witness a myriad and fascinating range of avian life.
You’ll be transferred from Calangute around 6:45am to Socorro Plateau. The birds usually spotted here areLeaf birds, Tree pies, Orioles, Munias, Drongos, Barbets, Plum-headed Parakeet, Bulbuls, Koels, Starlings, Doves, Jungle Babblers, Peafowls, Blue tailed Bee-eaters, Woodpeckers, Sunbirds, Small Minivets, Racket tailed Drongos. Those lucky can also get a glimpse of Orange breasted green pigeons.
From here, head for yet another bird watching session at Paithona Stream and Pilerne Lake. You’ll see some more species such as Kingfishers, Jacanas, Herons, Shrikes, Swallows, Rollers, Black shouldered kites, Sea eagles, Buzzards and Harriers. From here get dropped back in Calangute around 11am.
Duration: 4 hours