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guinea-bissau birding
Laughing Dove in Guinea-Bissau: Photo by Antonio Xeira

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Guinea-Bissau! Nestled on the coast of West Africa, Guinea-Bissau is a country of diverse ecosystems, including mangrove swamps, coastal plains, and inland forests, 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 Guinea-Bissau. From the graceful flight of the African spoonbill along the riverbanks to the colorful plumage of the violet turaco in the dense forests of the Cantanhez National Park, Guinea-Bissau’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural heritage. Whether you’re exploring the Bijagós Archipelago or birdwatching in the wetlands of the Cacheu River, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Guinean-Bissauan birds.