Our Birds

Golden Pheasants

Conservation status

Least Concern by the IUCN

Life span

15-25 Years

Body size

Males average 110 cm (44 in.); females average 65 cm (26 in.) Weight: 350 to 700 g (12.3 to 24.7 oz)

Native Habitat

Western China


Berries, grubs, seeds, leaves, tender shoots of shrubs and bamboo, some flowers, and other types of vegetation


Smaller than a pheasant, the male is very brightly coloured with a yellow crown and lower back, dark wings and upper neck, red underparts and long finely barred tail.

The female is paler brown than a female pheasant. It is a shy bird, keeping to dark, dense woodland. Roosts in trees at night.

At Bird Park Islamabad, you will be able to see their growth and true beauty in their natural environment and get to know up close how beautiful they are. We invite all of the birds lover to visit our bird aviary which is the third largest bird aviary in the world and see and enjoy it in its natural environment.

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