Welcome to our one-day birdwatching tour in The Gambia, designed especially for nature lovers and birdwatching enthusiasts! This tour is perfect for those who want to experience the stunning birdlife of The Gambia, one of the top birdwatching destinations in West Africa.
Our one-day tour takes you on a journey to some of the best birding spots in The Gambia. We have designed an itinerary that offers an unforgettable experience, with a focus on seeing as many bird species as possible.
- 7:00 AM: I will pick you up from your hotel and travel to Abuko Nature Reserve, the oldest and most popular nature reserve in The Gambia.
- 9:00 AM: We will arrive at Abuko Nature Reserve and start our birdwatching tour. This reserve is home to over 270 bird species, including African fish eagles, hornbills, sunbirds, and weavers.
- 12:00 PM: After a few hours of birdwatching, we will take a break for lunch. You can bring a packed lunch or I take you to a nearby restaurant for a traditional Gambian meal.
- 1:00 PM: We will travel to Tanji Bird Reserve, which is located on the coast of The Gambia. This reserve is a haven for seabirds, including gulls, terns, and pelicans.
- 3:00 PM: We will head to Brufut Woods, which is known for its diverse bird species, including woodpeckers, kingfishers, and bee-eaters.
- 5:00 PM: We will end the tour and drop you off at your hotel in Banjul or Senegambia.
Mustapha; our tour guide, is an experienced birder and nature enthusiasts who is passionate about showcasing the beauty of The Gambia’s birdlife. He will share his knowledge and expertise, making sure you have the best possible birdwatching experience.
I use a comfortable and well-maintained vehicle for transportation, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable journey. My tours are also designed to be eco-friendly, and we encourage responsible tourism practices that preserve the natural environment.
If you’re a birdwatching enthusiast or a nature lover, this one-day tour is perfect for you! The Gambia is a paradise for birdwatchers, and I guarantee you’ll see some incredible bird species during your tour. Book your tour with me now and experience the magic of The Gambia’s birdlife