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Bird Watching Tours in and around The Gambia

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Guided Bird Watching Tours in the Gambia with Bird Tours Gambia

Gambia has an abundance of bird-life, ranging from coastal waters to inland forest varieties.

Bird Tours Gambia offer variable-length Guided Bird Watching Tours around Gambia. These can range from a few single Birding trips, to 2 full weeks of Bird Watching all around Gambia. For example, in a single week on a Birding tour of Gambia, up to 270 species could be seen, while a two-week Bird tour, going up-river and further inland, it is possible to see up to 320 species.

Bird Guide, Ebou Barry, is an experienced time-served guide, with extensive local knowledge and a wealth of trusted contacts. Ebou has a superb understanding of the habitats and behaviour of birds of the region. Bird watching tours are available in these areas:

Kotu Creek, Fajara Golf Club, Abuko Nature Reserve, Tanji Bird Reserve, Brufut Woods, Marakissa River Camp, Mandinaba, Pirang Ponds and Rice Fields,  Faraba Bantans Bush Track, Tujering Woods , Bonto Forest, Bund Road and further up river to Tendaba Camp, Baobolong Wetlands, Georgetown and Bansang.

A typical itinerary might include:

Home Abuko Nature Reserve Tanji Bird Reserve Brufut Woods Kotu Creek Marakissa River Camp Pirang Ponds Tujering Woods Faraba Bantans Tendaba Camp Baobolong Bansang Quarry Bund Road Senegal Contact Us Site Search About Ebou Testimonials

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We at Bird Tours Gambia pride ourselves on our ability to provide a more friendly and personal service by keeping our Bird Tour groups smaller than major tour companies, which enables us to be flexible in our approach to cost, duration for trips and venues.

Everything is included in our bird tours - transport, breakfast, lunch, cold drinks and even accommodation (where required).

The Gambia has plenty to offer the visitor - not just beautiful beaches and friendly people!

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Half Day:

Half Day:

Brufut Woods - 07.30 to 12.00

Tujering Woods - 07:00 or 07:30 to 12:00

Half Day:

Half Day:

Tanji Bird Reserve and Fisheries - 15:30 to 17:00

Bund Road - 16:00 to 19:00

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Half Day:

Bonto Forest - 07:30 to 12:00

Kotu Creek, Sewage Ponds and Fajara Golf course - 16.30 -19.00


Half Day:

Bonto Forest - 07:30 to 12:00

Kotu Creek, Sewage Ponds and Fajara Golf course - 16.30 -19.00

Half/Full Day:

Full Day:

Marakissa and the Coast - 06:30 or 07:00 to 12:00, (half-day) or 18:30 - 19:00, (full-day)

Abuko Nature Reserve - 07:30 to 12:00; Katchikally Sacred Pools - 15:30 to 19:00

Full Day:

3 - 4 Days:

Mandinaba, Farasutu Forest, Pirang Ponds and Faraba Bush Track - start 06:30 or 07:00 until 18:30 or 19:00. Lunch at Farasutu

Tendaba Camp, Baobolong Wetlands, Georgetown Camp, Kaur Wetlands and Bansang Quarry

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