Neelapattu Bird Sanctuary
Neelapattu Bird Sanctuary is reputed as one of the largest pelican habitats in Southeast
Asia. It is a small fresh water irrigation tank in the village of Neelapattu with
Barringtonia trees spread in the water. It is located 50-km From Chennai, in Nellore
District, Andhra Pradesh. The area is 404 sq.kms. Grey Pelicans on Barringtonia
trees in the tankbed and other nesting birds include Cormorants, While Ibis, Night
Heron, Open Bill Storks, Teals, Ducks.
How to get there:
Neelapattu bird sanctuary is at a distance of 100 km from Chennai. Buses and other
modes of transpositions can be hired from Chennai.