Bird Tour Preparation

Some things we recommend you bring

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We have compiled a list of important items we believe are useful and necessary to bring along when you join one of our birding tours to help enjoy your time…

When is the best time to visit South Africa for birding and wildlife?

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Many birders ask the same question “when is the best time to visit South Africa for birds, African megafauna, plants, etc.”. Here we try to answer this...

When is the best time for birders and wildlife enthusiasts to visit Madagascar?

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Go to All Blogs | Best to visit  Blogs | Madagascar and Indian Ocean Islands Blogs | Madagascar Birding Tours Since we so often get asked the question “when is the best time…

When is the best time to visit Namibia and Botswana for birding?

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Much of Namibia has a typical desert climate. This means hot, dry summers (although often pleasant at night), and very mild winters (nicely warm...

Tipping guidelines for birding tours

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Tipping is (of course!) not compulsory on any of our tours, but most tour participants do tip guides and other ground staff members if they feel they’ve worked hard and…

How to study the birds of a country you haven’t yet visited!

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My first birding trip to South America was, strangely, a great disappointment. I opted to make Peru my first South American ...

How to Choose a Birding Tour

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There’s a vast array of bird tours available out there. To illustrate this point, Birding Ecotours alone offers a plethora of different trips just to Peru (not to mention all…