Birds of The Gambia, in pictures

Updated on Jun 10, 2020 by Stacey Parsons

Blog > Birds of The Gambia, in pictures

There are so many amazing bird species to be seen in The Gambia; here are just some of our favourites...


A Pied Kingfisher spotted at Calypso Beach Bar, Cape Point. 


Hooded Vultures waiting to be fed at Senegambia Hotel. 


Yellow-billed Storks 


Spur-winged Plover in Kotu 


Giant Kingfisher 


Red-billed Firefinch. Image credit: Trevor Carpenter. 


Abyssinian Roller. Image credit: Trevor Carpenter. 


African Jacana. Image credit: Megan McCubbin. 


Long-tailed Nightjar. Image credit: Chris Packham. 

 

If you're interested in birding in The Gambia, take a look at our birdwatching holidays and tours and excursions with local expert Malick Suso. 

 

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