Access Gambia
HOME
 
Site Map
 
 
 
 

Bird Watching Guides in Gambia

  Mobile Page
   
   
  Birdwatching Tour Operators    Lodges    Information  
   
 
Bird Life Africa
They organise birding tours within The Gambia as well as in neighbouring Senegal.
   
Ida's Birding Tours
A professional female bird watching guide offering coastal trips along the Atlantic Ocean, trips of over one day to Kampant Rice Fields, Kiang West National Park and Tendaba Bush Camp where you can see African Finfoot, Booted Eagle, Marsh Harrier, Black Flycatcher, Egyptian plover, White Crested Helmet Shrike and many more bird species.
   
Bax Birding Tours
Under the expert guidance of Bakary Manneh he will arrange to take you to the best ornithology locations in The Gambia for birds and other wildlife such as to Banjul's Tanbi Wetlands, Abuko Nature Reserve and other Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs). He has his own birdwatching telescopes & ornithology binoculars.
   
Bird Tours Gambia
Offering guided trips to Abuko Nature Reserve, Kotu Creek, Fajara Golf Club, Tanji Bird Reserve, Brufut Woods, Faraba Bantans Bush Track, Tujering Woods and up river to Tendaba Camp, Marakissa River Camp, Pirang Ponds and Rice Fields,  Baobolong Wetland Reserve, Bansang and Georgetown. Tours into Senegal can be organised to Niokolo Koba and Fathala Game Park. A standard itinerary lasts for 12 days.
   
Bird Tours of The Gambia
Homepage of a locally based tour guide for hire named Junkung Jadama offering trips to many birdwatching locations for groups as well as individuals. His website also features an extensive pictures gallery of around 50 species with there common name.
   
Gambia Bird and Nature Tours
This is run by a professional bird guide called Abdulie Jallow who is an accredited member of the Bird Watchers Association and has his own bird watching binoculars. Based in Bakau he is within easy reach of hotels in Kololi and can arrange local tours from where you are staying which can range from a few hours to overnight or further afield into neighbouring Senegal.
   
Abdoulie Ndure
He is an experienced ornithologist and a professional tourist guide of many years standing. He has an official certificate issued by Habitat Africa and is a member of the Gambia Bird Guide Association and the West African Bird Study Association (WABSA). Abdoulie works with tour operators as well as his own freelance work.
   
Ansumana Jawara
He is a professional bird guide with over 10 years experience who can take you on guided tours to some of his favourite spots such as Abuko Nature Reserve, Kotu Creek, Farasutu, Bunto Sutu, Bulock and up river to Tendaba and Janjangbureh.
   
Dreambird Safaris
DreamBird Safaris is run by a couple of Gambian guides (Lamin & Touray) who aim to  offer a wide variety of expeditions with the aim of showing you some of the ornithological delights, a wide scope of natural habitats as well as giving you the chance to meet people in the villages in this "Jewel of the African Sun".
   
Ebrima Barry
Field trips to Kotu, Banjul, Pirang, Faraba Banta and Tendaba area.
   
Ebrima Sidibeh
Also known as Hawkeye he has over 18 years of experience as an ornithologist's guide. He can take independent travellers or group bookings in his 4 x 4 wheel drive SUV auto to a number of protected areas such as the Baobolong Wetland Reserve, Makasutu Forest and Marakissa Village.
   
Foday Bojang
With over a decade of experience Foday is a certified professional bird guide with the Gambia Bird Guide Association. Some of his recommended hotspots are Brufut Woods, Fajara Golf Course, Mandinaba Village, Pirang, Tanji Bird Reserve, Bama Kuno Forest Park, Kampati Raptor Bridge / Track.
   
Karanta Camara
Karanta is a professional birdguide providing tailor-made tours to Gambia and Senegal in the easy to reach national parks, reserves and holiday resorts. Among the sites you can visit are Bonto & Pirang Forest, Yundum Woods, Lamin Lodge, Marakissa Woods, Brufut Woodland, Cape Creek, Cycle Track, Fajara Golf Course, Kartong Sand Mine, Pirang Shrimp Farm, Bansang Quarry, Bintang Bolon Lodge, Kampant Rice Fields, Kau-Ur Wetland, Kiang West National Park, Tendaba, Niumi National Park, Jinack, Pakali Ba Bridge, Panchang Swamp, Janjangbureh and Georgetown.
   
Laibo Manneh
The page of an experienced local guide who with his team offer birders trips to Bijol Islands' Coastal Dune Scrub Woodland, Madiyana Waterways, Pirang, Bonto Woods, Farababantang Bush Track, Camaloo Corner, Batokunkun Bush Track as well as other ornithological sites.
   
Mahmoud Bah
He is an trained and qualified ornithologist with 2 years training and working with senior guides. Mahmoud generally provides half-day trips which start at 7.30am or 8.00am and finish in the middle of the the day, though longer periods can be arranged. His birding hotspots include Abuko, Lamin Lodge, Brufut Woods, Kotu Creek, Tendaba Camp, Georgetown or a tailored itinerary.
   
Malick Suso
He is a top Gambian bird guide and ornithology is his lifelong commitment. Located on the coast at Kotu, near the Bakotu and Kombo Beach Hotels, Malick travels all over the country to see between 125 200 bird species on a 3 day trip such as Martial Eagles, Pelicans, Verrauxs Eagle Owl, Long Tailed Nightjar or Egyptian Plover, Martial Eagles and more.
   
Momodou Barry - Birdwatching Guide
He offers half and full-day trips or longer, including transport, and takes you to various birding trips around the coastal areas such as Koto Stream, Yundum Airport, Tanji Nature Reserve, the Faraba Banta Bird Reserve, Brufut forest, Marakissa, Pirang Fish Ponds, Abuko Nature Reserve and other inland areas of The Gambia.
   
Modou Colley
With over 15 years experience as a certified bird watching guide he has his own 4x4 vehicle complete with driver. Trips can last from a few hours to 7 days or more. All levels of experience are catered for and photographers are welcome.
   
Musa Manneh
He is a freelance birdwatching guide who operates coastal and inland tours to different parts of this country, as well as to Senegal. He can will arrange a trip to suit your interests - general trips to a variety of habitats and IBAs.
   
Ousman Joku
The website of an experienced bird guide those trips cover areas such as the Pirang Shrimp Farm, Lamin Lodge and areas off the beaten track.
   
Yanks Gambian Birds
You can find Yankuba Manneh between the Badala Park and Palm Beach hotels or near the bridge at Kotu Stream. He is eager to point out names of birds as you walk towards the beach and he will demonstrate his wide knowledge avians and nature in general.
   
Yankuba Tamba
Yanks is a native from Faraba Banta Bush Track, 50 km from Capital City Banjul.
   
Ya Ya Barry
Ya Ya is the manager of Kingbirders Bird Watching & Wildlife Vacations. Tours range from half, one, four, seven or two week day trips up-country (inland). They cater for individuals, organised groups and photographers (whether beginners or experienced).
   
   
     
   
  Top of Page



    








 
  Privacy Policy
    Top of Page
   Copyright © 2009   Access Gambia. All Rights Reserved.