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switzerland birding
Black-headed Gulls in Switzerland: Photo by Daniel Winzeler

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Switzerland! Known for its picturesque landscapes, Switzerland offers a range of habitats for bird species, from the snow-capped Alps and scenic lakes to rolling hills and lush forests. The country’s diverse environments make it a delightful destination for birdwatchers. In this section, you’ll explore our curated guides that highlight the avian wonders of Switzerland. From the sight of the majestic Bearded Vulture soaring over the mountains to the lively song of the blackbird in the gardens, Switzerland’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural beauty. Whether you’re observing waterbirds along the tranquil shores of Lake Geneva or exploring the meadows in the Jura, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Swiss birds.