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Birding Tours in Ghana


Discover 12 of the 15 Upper Guinea Endemic Bird species of West Africa in Ghana with highly Experienced Guides who have extensive knowledge on Tourism in Ghana and where to go and see special species of Birds and Mammals. Join us today to explore birds in Ghana


Birding tours in Ghana typically involve a mixture of guided excursions to various birding sites, as well as leisurely walks and hikes through natural areas. In recent years, birding tours in Ghana have become increasingly popular, with many tourists visiting the country specifically to observe its remarkable avian diversity.

Ghana is a birding paradise, with over 750 species of birds that have been recorded within its borders. From the coastal wetlands to the inland forests, there is a diverse range of habitats that make Ghana an attractive destination for birdwatchers.

1. Kakum National Park: This forest reserve is one of the most popular birding sites in Ghana, with over 300 species of birds recorded. Kakum is particularly renowned for its canopy walkway, which provides visitors with a unique perspective on the forest canopy and its birdlife.

2. Mole National Park: Located in the northern region of Ghana, Mole is a savannah reserve that is home to a wide range of bird species, including raptors, owls, and various species of weavers and finches.

3. Shai Hills Reserve: This rocky outcrop is located just outside of Accra and is home to several species of birds that are not found elsewhere in Ghana, including the white-crowned cliff chat and the rock-loving cisticola.

4. Ankasa Conservation Area: Situated in the southwestern part of Ghana, Ankasa is a rainforest reserve that is home to a diverse range of bird species, including several endemics such as the yellow-headed Picathartes and the white-breasted guinea fowl.

Many birding tours in Ghana are led by experienced local guides who are well-versed in the country’s avian diversity. These guides are typically able to identify and point out a wide range of species, from the common to the rare and elusive. In addition to birdwatching, many tours also offer opportunities for cultural experiences, such as visits to local communities and traditional markets.

Accommodation options for birding tours in Ghana range from basic guesthouses to more luxurious lodges and resorts. Some tours also offer camping options for those who want to experience the outdoors up close and personal.

Overall, birding tours in Ghana offer a unique opportunity to experience the country’s remarkable avian diversity while also exploring its cultural and natural attractions. Whether you are a seasoned birdwatcher or just starting out, Ghana is an excellent destination for anyone with an interest in birds and the outdoors.


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