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Kilombero Cisticola, one of Tanzania’s endemic bird species: Photo by Bradley Hacker

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Tanzania! This East African nation is known for its extraordinary natural beauty, including iconic landscapes such as the Serengeti Plains, the vast Ngorongoro Crater, and the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro. Tanzania’s diverse ecosystems—ranging from savannas and woodlands to wetlands and coastal regions—provide habitats for a wide variety of bird species, making the country a paradise for birdwatchers. In this section, you’ll explore our curated guides that highlight the avian wonders of Tanzania. Tanzania’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s rich biodiversity. Whether you’re observing flamingos on Lake Natron or exploring the lush rainforests of the Eastern Arc Mountains, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Tanzanian birds.