With over 1,100 recorded species and home to about 11% of the world’s bird species, Kenya is undoubtedly a premier birding destination. The favorable equatorial climate, a diverse range of habitats and geographical features makes the destination a suitable migration route and a birdwatcher`s paradise all year round.
Enjoy bird watching by visiting the various destinations such as Lake Naivasha and the Aberdare Mountain Range and spot birds that you would see in no other place but Kenya. Local professional guides are your best aid for locating and identifying the various bird species and enjoying a wonderful bird watching experience.
Nature Kenya organizes weekly Morning Birdwalks in and around Nairobi. You can also go birding on day trips from Nairobi to bird habitats in:
- Lake Naivasha in the Rift Valley
- The dry bush around the Olorgesailie Prehistoric Site
- Escarpment Forests in the foothills of the Aberdare Mountain Range