Okhla Barrage at the outskirts of Delhi

A Pied Bush-chat at Okhla

Ramganga river in Corbett on our way to Dhikala Lodge

Early morning mist in the grasslands around Dhikala

Ramganga river estuary: here we had several Pallas' Fish-eagles

Ibisbill site at the Kosi River

A Common Kingfisher at Kumeria

Jungle Lore Lodge in Pangot

Black-headed Jays feeding in front of the lodge

Mountain view near Pangot

A Red-billed Blue-magpie in front of our lodge in Sat Tal

Grey Treepie, a common bird in Sat Tal

Sat Tal: Brown-fronted Woodpecker

Brown Dipper

Asian Barred Owlet

A boat trip on Chambal River

Indian Skimmer

A gharial accompanied by a River Tern

At the excellent Chambal Safari Lodge

Rose-ringed Parakeets are abundant in the garden of the lodge

Also at the Chambal Lodge: Collared Scops-owl

Keoladeo Ghana NP: one of the only sections in the park still holding some water

Spot-billed Ducks: Keoladeo Ghana NP

Sarus Cranes

Black-necked Stork

A visit to Bund Baretha on our way to Ranthambore

Painted Sandgrouse in the dry fields surrounding our hotel in Ranthambore

An extremely tame Rufous Treepie in Ranthambore

The fields surrounding our hotel: Red-wattled Lapwing...

... and Indian Courser

View over Ranthambore NP from the fort

A very confiding Brown Rock-chat at the fort

Rose-ringed and Plum-headed Parakeets feeding near Ranthambore Fort

One of the best birds of the trip: Painted Spurfowl