The wetland in Bhigwan village is home to a host of migratory birds coming from all parts of the globe, including South America, Canada, Siberia and Eastern Europe. This wetland is a part of the backwaters of the Ujani dam built on the river Bhima. This place, a paradise for bird watchers, attracts a large number of migratory waterfowl every winter. The wetland, covering an area of nearly 180 sq km, is being proposed as a bird sanctuary.
Located in Indapur taluk of Pune District, Bhigwan is 120 km from Pune on Solapur road.
Bhigwan Railway Station falls on the Pune-Daund main line.