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Pink-headed Warbler in Guatemala: Photo by Ana Paula Oxom

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Guatemala! Situated in the heart of Central America, Guatemala is a country of diverse ecosystems, from dense rainforests to volcanic highlands, providing habitat to a fascinating array of bird species. In this section, you’ll embark on a journey through our meticulously curated guides, each unveiling the unique avian treasures of Guatemala. From the resplendent quetzal, revered by the ancient Maya, to the vibrant plumage of the scarlet macaw soaring over the Tikal ruins, Guatemala’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural heritage. Whether you’re birdwatching in the cloud forests of the Sierra de los Cuchumatanes or exploring the mangroves of the Pacific coast, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Guatemalan birds.