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kyrgyzstan birding
Eurasian Wryneck in Kyrgyzstan: Photo by Louis-Philippe Campeau

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Kyrgyzstan! This landlocked country in Central Asia is known for its stunning natural beauty, with towering mountains, alpine meadows, and vast lakes offering a range of habitats for an array of bird species. In this section, you’ll explore our carefully curated guides that highlight the birds of Kyrgyzstan. From the majestic flight of the Himalayan Snowcock in the rugged Tien Shan Mountains to the vibrant colors of the Eurasian Hoopoe in the valleys below, Kyrgyzstan’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural splendor. Whether you’re birding in the wetlands of Lake Issyk-Kul or exploring the foothills of the Fergana Valley, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Kyrgyzstan’s birds.