Welcome to East Africa's top Birding specialty Tour Operator

Blog

What are the large endemic birds of Tanzania?

Can you identify the large endemic birds that make Tanzania their home? We are helping you out by putting together a list. Why not see how many you know? Large endemic ground birds Ostrich These large birds hatch from a soccer ball-sized egg. The male of this endemic species is black and white, and the […] Read more

6 Things you can do to attract birds to your Garden

You can’t necessarily be out on birding safaris all the time, so instead, why not create a little haven for our feathered friends and attract them to your garden. Create your own garden birding safari. How to attract birds for your Garden Safari Provide a water source This is the simplest way to ensure that […] Read more

When is the best time to view birds?

There is hardly ever a bad time to view birds. But that being said, there are optimal times when your viewing will definitely be of higher quality. In a busy world with limited time to enjoy the finer things in life, how do you find the right time to get the best viewing? We provide […] Read more

How birding can improve your health

Birding has some real benefits for your health. It is not strange that it has become a favourite hobby of millions of people worldwide. With the ever-changing seasons, different birds are present all year round to be viewed. Birders have ample opportunity to live their lives in motion with fun experiences that promote a healthy […] Read more

5 Global Trends that affect Birding right now

The world is experiencing trends of increasing environmental destruction and global warming phenomenon. Whether you believe in global warming or not, it is clear that the weather patterns seem to be a bit off-kilter and are having an effect across the globe. On the African continent, the trends of climate change have been a factor […] Read more

A Birding 101 Infographic: How to get started

It seems there are a lot of people around the world addicted to birding. What is this activity and how can you begin birding? Tanzania Birding has done some sleuthing to bring you our basic ‘How To’ guide. Take a look at our handy Infographic to help you get started. How to get started Here […] Read more

How to find your top Tanzania birding tours for 2020

The end of 2019 is approaching at the rate of knots with very little birding planning time left this year. It seems that 2020, along with the golden rays of opportunity, are floating tantalizingly close. So in an effort to thwart the stress of needing a holiday from your holiday early next year, we decided […] Read more

Tips for memorable photographs on your birding safari

Going on safari is a feast for photographs. It usually conjures up images of golden light at dusk with sunset hanging in the air as all manner of creatures finish off the day around a watering hole and greet the coming night. This may be a little exaggerated, but the truth of the tale is […] Read more

The Usambara Eagle Owl – 10 Birding facts

If you enjoy birding, you know how important it is to see the native species in a country, in real life. Sometimes this means taking a tour, as a specific tour to see the Usambara Eagle Owl where it lives, especially when the endemic areas of the threatened species are not prolific. We take a […] Read more

Technology and Gear to get you excited about Birding

Technology is really helpful in a lot of ways when used correctly. Especially when combined with a keen interest or passion. Birding enthusiasts sometimes sound like they are talking Latin to the average person. Sometimes, it may well even be. If you are new to birding, do not fear. Here are some examples of technology […] Read more