Skip to Content


sudan birding
Vitelline Masked Weaver in Sudan: Photo by Ahmet Karatash

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Sudan! This large East African country is known for its vast deserts, fertile river valleys, and savannas, which provide diverse habitats for a wide variety of bird species. Sudan’s strategic location along migratory routes also makes it an important stopover for many birds. In this section, you’ll explore our curated guides that highlight the avian wonders of Sudan. From the sight of the graceful African Skimmer along the Nile to the elegant Nubian Bustard in the arid plains, Sudan’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural beauty. Whether you’re observing birds in the wetlands of Sudd or exploring the savannas and mountains of the south, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the captivating world of Sudanese birds.