7 Days Birding in Tanzania

Day 1; Arriving in Arusha

When you arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport, in Arusha, Tanzania our representative will warmly greet you. Assist with transferring you to your accommodation. Take some time to relax and get accustomed to the surroundings.

Day 2 – 3; Exploring Arusha National Park

begin on a birding adventure by visiting Arusha National Park situated near the city of Arusha. Discover the parks landscapes, including forests, grasslands and Momella Lakes that attract a wide range of bird species. Keep an eye out for birds like Hartlaubs Turaco, Fish Eagle and the rare Schalows Turaco. Enjoy guided walks and exciting game drives as you search for these residents within the park.

Day 4 – 5; Discovering Tarangire National Park

tour to Tarangire National Park renowned for its elephant herds and abundant birdlife. Spend two days engaging yourself in this parks habitats, such as Tarangire River and expansive grasslands. Keep a lookout for species, like the Yellow collared Lovebird, Kori Bustard and the beautiful Lilac breasted Roller. Additionally Tarangire is a place to spot raptors including Bateleur Eagles and Martial Eagles.

Day 6; Lake Manyara National Park

Wrap up your birding adventure, by visiting Lake Manyara National Park renowned for its abundance of flamingos and lions that climb trees. Take the day to explore the parks ecosystems, such as the lake, woodlands and grasslands. Keep an eye out for bird species like the Pink backed Pelican, African Spoonbill and Yellow billed Stork. Don’t forget to be on the lookout for the tree climbing lions and other captivating wildlife.

Day 7; Departure

After enjoying a breakfast say goodbye to Tanzania as you make your way back to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your departure. Please keep in mind that this itinerary is a sample and can be tailored to match your preferences, budget and accommodation availability. Tanzania presents opportunities for birding enthusiasts, with its habitats and rich array of bird species – an experience you’ll surely treasure forever.