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suriname birding
Arrowhead Piculet, Suriname’s one endemic bird: Photo by Nick Athanas

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Suriname! This small South American country is known for its vast rainforests, wetlands, and savannas, providing habitats for a diverse range of bird species. Suriname is home to many tropical birds, making it an exciting destination for birdwatchers. In this section, you’ll explore our curated guides that highlight the birds of Suriname. From the striking Scarlet Ibis along the coastal swamps to the vibrant plumage of the Guianan Cock-of-the-rock in the forest, Suriname’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural beauty. Whether you’re exploring the lush rainforests of the central region or observing waterbirds in the wetlands, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Suriname’s birds.