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Urrao Antpitta, one of Colombia’s more than eighty endemic bird species: Photo by Chris Burney

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Colombia! Nestled in the northwestern corner of South America, Colombia is renowned as one of the most biodiverse countries on Earth, boasting more bird species than any other country on the planet. In this section, you’ll discover a curated collection of informative guides meticulously crafted to help you identify and understand the birds commonly found throughout Colombia. From vibrant toucans in the Amazon rainforest to resplendent hummingbirds in the Andean cloud forests, Colombia’s avian diversity offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s rich natural heritage. Whether you’re exploring the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta or birdwatching in the wetlands of the Orinoco River basin, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Colombian birds.