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Langtang Valley Birding Trek : 04 -10 May 2013
Birders: Jeff and Kathleen Ward, Canada
Guide: Bishnu Thapa (Raj)

Day 01 Drive to Bharkhu (6hrs) and Trek to – Thulo-Syabru (2600m): 3hrs.
the sightings along the trail: long-tail minivet, scaly belly woodpecker, brown bull-finch, spotted nutcracker, slaty-headed parakeet, white-throated laughing thrush, great barbet
Day 2. Birding to Lama hotel: 
Sightings: mrs. Gould sunbird, black throated tit, black-lored tit, Orange-flanked Bush Robin,
golden bush robin, blue-fronted redstart, grey bush-chat, brown dipper, mountain bulbul, chestnut-headed tesia, grey-hooded warbler, hill pigeon, speckled wood pigeon, slaty-headed parakeet,

Day 3 Birding to Lantang (3430m)- 5hrs, 980m ascent:
Himalayan Griffon Vulture, Golden Eagle, Himalayan Monal, Rufous-bellied Pied Woodpecker, Striated Laughing-thrush Lammergeier and Yellow-billed Chough, Green Shrike-babbler, Mrs Gould’s Sunbird etc.
Day 04 KyanjinGompa (3870m)-4hrs, 460m ascent:- Ibis Bill, Tibetan snow-cock, snow pigeon,
Day 05 Lamahotel:
Sightings: Himalayan Griffon Vulture, Golden Eagle, Himalayan Monal, Rufous-bellied Pied Woodpecker, Striated Laughing-thrush Lammergeier and Yellow-billed Chough, Green Shrike-babbler, Mrs Gould’s Sunbird etc.

Day 06 Trek to Syabrubensi (2600m)- 5 hrs:- Northern Goshawk, Mountain Hawk Eagle, Kalij Pheasant, Scarlet Finch, Spotted Forktail, Long Tail Mountain Thrush, Grey-billed Tesia etc.
Day 07 Drive to Kathmandu

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