Top 10 birdlife photos

Updated on Apr 16, 2018 by Stacey Parsons

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Here we share some of our favourite photography of the birdlife in The Gambia. What will you get the opportunity to see when you visit?

With over 540 species to witness, The Gambia is a fantastic destination for keen or amateur birders. To give you just a small flavour of what you could see when you head out with your binoculars, here's our top 10 birdlife photos in The Gambia... 


1. Little Bee Eaters


Image credit, Chris Packham


2. Black Kite


​Image credit, Chris Packham 


3. Hooded Vulture


​Image credit, Chris Packham 


4. Black Egret


Image credit, Chris Packham  


5. Yellow-bill Stock


Image credit, Chris Packham 


6. Black Wing Stilt


Image credit, Chris Packham 


7. Greater Painted Snipe


​Image credit, Chris Packham 


8. Hammerkop


Image credit, Chris Murphy


9. Red-billed Firefinch


Image credit, Chris Packham


10. Short-toed Eagle


Image credit, Chris Packham 

 

To find out more about birdwatching in The Gambia, including tours with Chris Packham and our new, 'Taste of African Birdlife' tour, visit our birdwatching holidays page

 

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