My Home Stay at Kumbhargaon (Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary) in Pune (Maharashtra)

Agnipankha Home Stay (flamingo point), Kumbhargaon (Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary), Pune (Maharashtra, India)

Agnipankha Homestay (flamingo point), Kumbhargaon (Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary), Pune (Maharashtra, India)Contact Details - Agnipankha Home Stay (flamingo point), Kumbhargaon (Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary), Pune (Maharashtra, India)

Total Rooms: 14 (Established: 2009 – oldest in Kumbhargaon)

Non-AC Room (attached toilet/bathroom) Rent: Rs. 1000 for 2/3 person.

Tented Accommodation: Rs. 600 for 2 people.

(You may bring your own tent too. Rent – FREE)

Kitchen Timings: 6:00 am – 9:00 pm

Tea: Rs. 10 & Breakfast (Poha): Rs. 30 per plate.

Veg. Thali: Rs. 150 / Non. Veg. Thali: Rs. 180.

Boating Cost (6/12 person): Rs. 1,000 for 1.5 hours / Rs. 2,000 for 3 hours.

Season: October/November till April/May.

Resident/Migrated Birds: 170/120 approx.

I suggest, hiring a boat for 3 hours because it takes 30 minutes (5 km) one-way ride to reach the flamingo point.

Note: Weekdays are the best to visit Kumbhargaon (Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary). On weekends (Saturday & Sunday) there is a rush of tourists that is why waiting time is there to ride a boat. I visited during weekdays and the tour was fruitful. The journey continues…