... Welcome To Adventure Camp ...
Shivakhola Adventure Camp is a serene riverside camp in Mahananda Wild Life Sanctuary at 27 kms from Siliguri. Shivakhola is surrounded by tea gardens and on the bank of a river offering bird watchers stay right in heart of prime bird watching areas. Riverside Campsite near Siliguri set around Tea Gardens Destination for schools and corporate who look for experiential tour and activities.
Reasons to Visit
Riverside Campsite near Siliguri set around Tea Gardens.
A destination for schools and corporate who look for experiential tour and activities.
2 double bed bamboo cottages with attached toilets and 3 four bed luxury resort tents with attached toilet Meals are served in a dining area.
Activities include birding watching, rope, rock and river activities.
Recommended for Student Groups, Corporate Getaways, and Bird watchers.
... Shiva Khola...
Shivakhola is surrounded by tea gardens and on the bank of a river offering bird watchers stay right in heart of prime bird watching areas.
... Glimps Of Shiva Khola Adventure Camp...
... Bird Watching...
Birds in and around Shiva Khola Adventure Camp
Oriental pied hornbill, Great hornbill, Peafowls, Black Baza, Magpie, Greater or lesser necklaced laughing thrush, black eagle, Eurasian sparrowhawk, jerdon's baza, steppe eagle, green billed Malkoha,Asian barred owlet, common hoopoe, pied kingfisher, chestnut headed bee eater,great barbet,grey capped Pygmy woodpecker, greater and lesser yellow nape,Himalayan golden back,large cuckoo shrike,scarlet minivet, brown shrike, isabelline shrike, long-tailed shrike, greater racket-tailed drongo, black drongo,black hooded oriole, white-throated fantail,rufous treepie, Himalayan bulbul, black crested bulbul, red vented bulbul, ashy throated warbler, white spectacles warbler, chestnut-bellied nuthatch, common hill myna, blue whistling thrush, white capped redstart, plumbeous water redstart ,small Niltava,grey-headed canary flycatcher, crimson sunbird, streaked spider hunter, white wagtail.
Bird survey going on at Shivakhola adventure camp and surrounding areas.Today was the first day of this survey, in the first half of this survey more than thirty species of birds were sighted and among them, some very rare and beautiful birds were signed and recorded like the greater racket-tailed drongo, greater and lesser necklaced laughing thrush and the black baza. For tomorrow's plan, we will be going after hornbills and peafowls.
Bird survey on a second and third day.Within two days we found many species of beautiful birds around Shivakhola adventure camp and adjoining areas. Among those birds, we found some rare birds like oriental pied hornbills, Great hornbills, Indian peafowls, black eagle ect.
... Places To Interest ...
Our Property is at a secluded river bed. The other side of the river is a small village of 20 houses and a Secondary School the name dedicated on the INA( Indian National Army of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose).
Nurbong Tea Factory, as well as famous Shiva temple, is just 100mtrs.away.
Mahaldiram Sunrise View Point offers wonderful surrounding including marvelous views of Kanchenjunga snow peak is 15Kms this place.The helipad ground and viewpoint are 4 Kms from our camp.
Latpanchar is a great hamlet at 4200ft is about 25Kms from Shiva Khola.
Mahananada Wild Life Sanctuary-A must see wildlife Sanctuary is 21Kms. away from Shivakhola. This forest consists of 300 Botanical plants and declared Wild Life Sanctuary in 1976.This Sanctuary attracts different species of birds and animals.
... Distance ...
Siliguri ----- 27Kms. NJP ----- 33Kms. Bagdogra ----- 35Kms. Kurseong ----- 42Kms. Mirik ----- 41Kms. Darjeeling ----- 75Kms. kalimpong ----- 90Kms. Latpanchar ----- 25Kms. Gangtok ----- 132Kms.