Birds of Southern Africa

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Here you will be able first of all find out all the information about the Southerm Africa Birds

Then you will be able to choose a safari or tour to see many of your favorites!

It may be Flamingos,Storks and more. I have added a link Southern African Birds that will give you I am sure more than enough knowledge.

My aim here is to provide you with the links so you can pinpoint and discover all you need to know and of course where you can find these many species of exotic birds!

                      Birds of Southern Africa

Let me give you ten of the best places in other words "Hot Spots" for you to find the birds you most want to see! Top 10 Birding spots 


Nylsvley birding, Limpopo – South African Tourism


This wetland site covers some 4000 hectares across the Nyl floodplain in Limpopo Province and is one of South Africa’s most important and prolific birding site


West Coast Bird Watching - Speelhuis

Langebaan, West Coast, Western Cape

Langebaan tidal lagoon is the ‘richest stretch of water in South Africa’, visited annually by 60 000 birds, with around 200 species to delight bird-lovers at any time.


Mkuze Game Reserve - perfect for rhinos and birds. – South ...

Over 420 species are found in the Mkhuze Game Reserve in KwaZulu-Natal. Qualified local community guides will help you identify rare and shy species.


Sani Pass Birds and Beyond - Birding in the Drakensberg - Underberg

Sani Pass, Drakensberg escarpment into Lesotho, KwaZulu-Natal

A fantastic variety of endemic birds; 4 species here are not found elsewhere in Southern Africa. Look out for the winged king of these mountains, the Bearded Vulture.


Wakkerstroom, a must-visit if you love birds. – South African ...

Wakkerstroom/Amersfoort, Mpumalanga

A favourite grassland birding spot in South Africa, many of South Africa’s endemic bird species (including a number of exciting larks) can be seen here. 6



Avian Leisure for Cape Town Birding Tours and Birding trips

Pelagic birding trips, Western Cape & KwaZulu-Natal


This is one of the world's best locations for a pelagic tour, with up to 10,000 seabirds of 25 species. See Wandering Albatross’, endemic coastal and migratory oceanic species, and petrels. Sightings of marine mammals are an added bonus.


Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park - SANParks - Official Website

Northern Cape

If raptors are your thing, then Kgalagadi is the place to be – over 40 species have been identified in this region.


Overberg - Western Cape Birding

If you'd like to see South Africa's national bird, the endemic (and elegant) blue crane, head to the scenic Overberg, not far from Cape Town.


Limpopo Kruger Park Times | Limpopo Atlas Of Rare Birds Being ...

Limpopo province as a whole has over 600 recorded species, and 90% of all raptor species. The areas around Magoebaskloof leading to the Drakensburg escarpment are noted regions for bird watching.


Addo Elephant Birds (2) - SANParks Eastern Cape

This national park boasts over 270 species and is definitely a worthwhile birding spot.

You will see where to find 1400 species of birds in Southern Africa!

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