Best of Tanzania mountains and parks, Birding safari tour
Discover an amazing birding paradise in Tanzania with our Tanzania Birding Safari. Tanzania is a vast country with a considerable variety of important avian habitats, making it a must-visit destination for birdwatchers.
The mountains of Usambara, Uluguru, and Udzungwa form the Eastern Arc, which is one of the 24 globally important biodiversity hotspots on the planet. Each range boasts unique bird and mammal life that will leave you in awe.
Our safari takes you to Saadani, where you can spot coastal specials such as crab plovers and mangrove kingfishers. In Selous Nyerere, with its mountains, lakes, and miombo woodland, you can discover specialities like Pels fishing owls and Narina Trogon.
Join us on our Tanzania Birding Safari and experience the thrill of discovering the stunning birdlife of Tanzania.
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Arrival to Tanzania
On arrival at Kilimanjaro international airport, you’ll be met and transferred to Honey Badger Lodge on the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro in rural Moshi. Relax and overnight.
head to usambara
After breakfast, drive to the Western Usambara Mountains for an afternoon bird walk. Overnight at Lawns Hotel in Lushoto.
birds of Usambara mountains
Enjoy bird walks in the Western Usambara Mountains. Overnight Lawns Hotel, Lushoto.
search for endemic amani sunbird
This morning, drive to the Eastern Usambara Mountains. Take an afternoon guided walk in search of the endemic Amani sunbird amongst other stunning mountain species. Dinner and overnight Amani Forest Camp.
head to saadani national park
Take a morning bird walk. After brunch, leave for Saadani National Park, arriving at the lovely Simply Saadani Camp. Dinner and overnight.
bush & wetland birds
There are unescorted bird trails available to explore in the morning. Leave after late breakfast for a thrilling boat safari on the Wami River and game drive back to the camp.
bird watching & safari
Start the day on a guided bird walk. After lunch, head out for an afternoon game drive across the park.
drive to udzungwa mountains
After breakfast, drive to Udzungwa Mountains National Park for an afternoon bird walk. Dinner and overnight Udzungwa Forest Camp.
birds of Udzungwa national park
Enjoy guided bird walks in Udzungwa national park which boasts of more than 400 bird species. Dinner and overnight Udzungwa Forest Camp.
bird watching in kibungo forrest
Today, drive to Nyerere National Park, stopping at Kibungo Forest for a two-hour bird walk. Dinner and overnight at Sable Mountain Lodge.
Safari in selous nyerere
Head out for a full day game drive with a boat safari on Lake Tagalala. Enjoy a packed lunch amongst the hippo pods, crocs and stunning birdlife.
Fly to dar es salaam
Transfer to Matambwe airstrip for flight to Dar es Salaam for onward connections.
Your Journey at a glance
Ideal duration: 12 days / 11 nights
Price: US $3975
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Browse a selection of hotels, for a flavour of where you stay on this trip.
With 700 metres of pristine beach along its front and wonderful array of Tanzania’s wildlife nearby, Simply Saadani is more than the perfect lodge to start or finish a safari holiday.Explore
Sable Mountain Lodge is at one with its surroundings and wildlife. With breath-taking views to the Uluguru mountains, across verdant forest, it is a wonderful spot from which to explore Selous Nyerere national park.Explore