Dipor Bil

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  • Address: Kamrup district, Guwahati., India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Lake, Nature, Bird Watching

Dipor Bil - Review

The Deepor Beel or ‘Dipor Bil’ is a permanent, freshwater lake, in a former channel of the Brahmaputra river, to the south of the main river south-west of Guwahati city. It is a large natural wetland having great biological and environmental importance besides being the only major storm water storage basin for the Guwahati city. The beel is endowed with rich floral and faunal diversity.

Deepor Bil supports some globally threatened species of birds like Spotbilled Pelican (Pelecanus philippensis), Lesser Adjutant Stork (Leptoptilos javanicus), Baer’s Pochard (Aythya baeri), Palas Sea Eagle (Haliaeetus leucogaster), Greater Adjutant Stork (Leptoptilos dubius). The Siberian crane (Grus leucogeranus) regularly migrates to this habitat on its annual journeys.

In addition to huge congregation of residential water birds, the Deepor ecosystem harbours large number of migratory waterfowl each year. Deepor beel has been designated as a Ramsar Site in November 2002.

How To reach Dipor Bil by Public Transport

  • There are hired taxi or railway. 

Restaurants Near Dipor Bil

  • Swagat Restaurant
  • Chef Highway Dhaba

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TripHobo Highlights for Dipor Bil

  • Dipor Bil Address: Kamrup district, Guwahati., India
  • Dipor Bil Timing: 24-hrs
  • Dipor Bil Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Dipor Bil(preferred time): 07:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Dipor Bil: 04:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Dipor Bil

  • 81.5% of people who visit Guwahati include Dipor Bil in their plan

  • 37.7% of people start their Dipor Bil visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 4 Hrs to see Dipor Bil

Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Dipor Bil

People normally club together Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium and Saraighat Bridge while planning their visit to Dipor Bil.

People also prefer to end their day with Dipor Bil.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Dipor Bil Trips

Dipor Bil, Guwahati Reviews

  • Very nice place for picnic. View is really nice and beautiful. We have enjoyed our picnic nicely. Many tourists used to visit the place. You can see birds also

  • Almost 45mins drive from fancy Bazaar, this place is the mother of beauty. Beautiful landscape to watch and spend time. Best time for visit is probably during the sunset. The place has its importance for migratory birds, that is more common during winters. Also there is nearby Temple to visit. Could have been better if some sitting place would have been there. Would suggest to carry some stuff to eat and drink.Although you can get some Coconut water to drink.

  • Great drive to this place from the Guwahati city traffic. Peaceful place to spend few hours. The visibility of birds depends on the time and season you visit here. Tourist have not exploited this place like other wildlife sanctuaries. Periodically cleaning and proper weight disposal can help to keep this place shrine. As there is no entry fee the maintenance has to come from government.

  • One of the best and beautiful place attached to the city Guwahati. It's a very relaxing place. Boating is available in Deepor Beel. Different birds species can be seen in Deepor Beel. Many migratory birds also visit here during particular period of the year. Take some time and pay a visit here.

  • Good but not so viewing place...evening u will find some birds

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