Singanallur lake is located in the Singanallur area of Coimbatore. The Lake is a very famous picnic spot among the tourists as well as the locals because of the wide variety of flora and fauna found surrounding the lake. In fact, the area around the Lake is considered a bird watcher’s paradise because of the several species of birds that have made the grasslands near the Lake their home. It is believed that there are some 100 species of birds who are now regulars in the region.
The area is thronging with activity during spring time because plenty of tourists and locals come to spot the wide variety of birds found near the region of the Lake. Ornithologists from all over the world visit the Lake to catch a glimpse of some of the rare and exotic species of birds that can be seen only here. One can spot egrets, herons, storks, ibis, spoonbills, kites, peafowls, harriers and teals to name a few.