African Bird Tours in Africa
Africa is an immense continent; the world’s second largest with great diversity of habitats for birdlife and any serious bird watcher should consider a bird watching tour in Africa. We offer made-to-order birding tours across Africa so that you can enjoy visiting the many habitats and birding sites which ensures that you get exciting bird sightings and you have unforgettable Africa birding experience. It’s not doubt that Africa is a premier birding destination and our birding tours will take you to all the best bird watching destinations.
Visit Ethiopia home to over 500 bird species including Blue-winged Goose, Spot-breasted Lapwing and Rouget’s Rail, Rueppell’s Black Chat and White-billed Starling among others making it among the most rewarding destination for birding in Africa. Despite not having any endemic birds Botswana boosts well over 500 regularly occurring bird species. Predominantly a semi desert, Botswana varied habitats offer excellent bird-watching tours in Southern Africa, On birding tours in Botswana lookout for Pel's Fishing Owl, White-backed Night-Heron, Coppery-tailed Coucal, Chirping and Luapula Cisticolas, Long-toed Lapwing, and Hartlaub's Babbler etc . Kenya is arguably the best bird watching destination in Africa with varied habitats that are ideal for birdlife to thrive, from the tropical rain forests to semi desert regions. Kenya boosts over 1000 species of birds – a bird watchers paradise indeed with such prolific birdlife and stunning sceneries. On the floor of the Great Rift Valley is a series of fresh and soda lakes like Lake Nakuru which is home to millions of lesser and great flamingos.
Ranked fourth as the largest Island in the world, Madagascar is truly a unique with over 90 percent of plants and wildlife not found anywhere else on earth. Madagascar is home to 258 bird species, where about 115 of these are endemic (36 endemic genera, and 5 endemic families of birds). Malawi despite being landlocked has a prolific birdlife with over 650 species of birds observed including near endemics such as the Malawi batis, east coast akalat and white-winged apalis, Uganda like Kenya is premier birdwatching destination in Africa. Scientist estimates that Uganda has over 1,000 species of birds including the Green-breasted Pitta, African Green Broadbill, Great Blue Turaco and Shoebill. Birding tours in Zambia is quite impressive with at least 750 birds’ species having been observed and recorded. Out of these at least 600 species are residents or afro-tropical migrants and about 100 are vagrants from the Palaearctic region. The African pitta is the most sought after bird species in Zambia
All our Africa birding tours are conducted by experienced and knowledgeable naturalists who are happy to share their wealth of knowledge and understanding of the fascinating world of birds. Our tours are ideal for all types of birders, regardless of whether you have just started to nurture your interest in bird-watching, or whether you are an old hand in birding you will enjoy bird watching in whole different way. You can choose from birding tours that last a few days to extended bird watching tours in Africa that last a couple of weeks. Our Africa birding tours are for small groups usually from 2 – 9 guests.