+254 735 204 519 info@conquestadventures.co.ke
+254 735 204 519 info@conquestadventures.co.ke

Day Birding Tours

Visiting Kenya and fancy a one-day or a more comprehensive birding trip with a local professional birding guide? We offer and organize a series of day birding tours that visit a wonderful selection of destinations and habitats across Kenya, each guided by one of our nature guides. If you would like to explore other regions, in Kenya, Uganda, or Tanzania we organize tours to these wildlife-rich countries too. Most of our Day Birding Tours, as well as Multi-day birdwatching safaris in Kenya, start in Nairobi. Nairobi has several birdwatching places within its precincts which are ideal and productive for Day Birding Tours in Kenya. Nairobi suburbs has more than 500 bird species recorded and a national park close to it. Plus many other productive places to visit either while driving or walking. Nairobi city has grown steadily as the regional hub in East Africa for international meetings, incentives, exhibitions, and conferences.

Kenya birdwatching tours are best arranged and guided with professionalism, great attention to quality, and friendly touch.ConQuest Adventures has excellent on-the-ground knowledge, and our bird guides know where birds are likely to be seen depending on progress during the year. Local knowledge of day birding tours in Kenya  is a vital asset, and being part of a team that is birding endlessly gives you even more chance of a great day birdwatching  while ticking more birds on your checklist

We offer full-day and half-day birdwatching tours around Nairobi as well as multi-day birding safaris throughout East Africa Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania. The birding tours can be tailored to suit your Africa’s birdlife interests. On our day tours, the focus emphasizes personalized, private guided birding adventures offering the prospect of seeing a great diversity of birds. We invite you to bring your binoculars and camera so that we can share our knowledge and passion with you on our birdwatching safaris. The tailor-made day birding tours cited below have demonstrated over the years to be popular among most of our respected birding clients, making the most of your time in the field.

Nairobi City Park, Nairobi Arboretum, Nairobi National Museum, Ngong Road Forest, Karura Forest, Lake Nakuru, Lake Elementaita, Lake Naivasha, Magadi Road, Mau Eburu Forest, Manguo SwampGatamaiyu Forest, Lukenya Hills, Swara Plains, Paradise Lost, Brackenhurst Tigoni, Oloolua Forest, Kinangop Plateau,

Casual travelers with a passion for hiking or wildlife viewing and bird photography, weathered birdwatchers or twitchers, bird photographers, and keen birders who want to see many birds, endemic or rare ones. Depending on your time we offer a half-day or a whole-day birding tour in all the above-mentioned areas. Almost all of the best Kenya day birding sites are a minute to two hours’ drive from the capital Nairobi. Places where you can see, photograph add, or record interesting and beautiful bird species in a rapid sequence with the help of our seasoned bird guides. For easier planning we request our clients to send us a list of birds they expect to add to their list or see, how long you intend to spend in any given birdwatching place; with that in mind, we will be able to carefully craft a detailed itinerary that fits your schedule and interests. Kenya day birding tours are devoted to birdwatching and bird photography, but our expert and knowledgeable bird guides will include mammals and other special interest nature components to any tour that you book. Nature and wildlife photographers are catered for, and special bird photographic tours can also be organized upon request.

It is also easier to book Kenya birding tours in many of these areas on short notice. With over 1000 bird species recorded, several endemics, and many near endemics and bird watching which starts in the capital city Nairobi. Kenya can justifiably be depicted as a haven for bird watchers. Whether you are a new or regular visitor to East Africa an ornithologist or a bird photographer with a passing interest in birds, Kenya should be high on your list of priorities to visit anytime, either for a day birding tour or a multi-day birdwatching tour depending on your schedule. Our team is sufficiently qualified to provide you with a top-quality, unforgettable East African birding trip. We offer set-departure, small-group birdwatching, wildlife, and photography tours, as well as privately guided safaris

Kenya Birding Tours features:

  • Prudently-crafted itineraries, great birding, exceptional bird photography
  • Knowledgeable bird guides, enthusiastic and eager to share their expertise
  • Genuinely small groups
  • Great collection of birding itineraries
  • All-year-round birdwatching day tours
  • The best local community bird guides are adept at finding & spotting birds and also making sure that everyone sees them.
  • Excellent value for your money
  • Good to excellent accommodation facilities
  • Places you will spend time walking rather than be confined in a vehicle

Recommended Books for  Kenya Birding tours

  • Birds

A  Field Guide to the Birds of East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, and Burundi.

Birds of Kenya and Northern Tanzania

  • Mammals

The Kingdon Field Guide to African Mammals

  • Reptiles

A Field Guide to the Reptiles of East Africa

  • Trees

Field Guide to the Common Trees and Shrubs of East Africa

Tour Concerns

OPTICS – I have a spotting scope with me should we want to use it and a pair of 8.5×42 EL Swarovski binoculars

BIRD CHECKLISTS – We provide the latest and updated checklist for birds of East Africa, in which you can tick all the bird species seen, after the tour, we shall reconcile the list

Always carry a hat sunscreen and natural bug spray with you