Birds

Search for the best wildlife watching in the world by species – starting with birds.


Albatross, petrels & Shearwaters (Procellariiformes)

Black-browed albatross

Giant petrel


Boobies & Cormorants (Suliformes)

Blue-footed booby

Imperial shag


Cranes, Crakes & Rails (Gruiformes)

Red-crowned crane


Ducks, Geese & Swans (Anseriformes)

Black-necked swan

Greylag goose

Red-breasted merganser

Snow goose


Eagles, Hawks & Vultures (Accipitriformes)

Andean condor

Golden eagle

Harpy eagle

Hen harrier

Steller’s sea eagle

White-tailed eagle


Flamingos (Phoenicopteriformes)

Flamingo


Grebes (Podicipediformes)

Great crested grebe


Grouse, Pheasants & chickens (galliformes)

Black grouse

Capercaillie

Red grouse


Kingfishers, Bee-Eaters & Rollers (Coraciiformes)

Kingfisher


Owls (Strigiformes)

Barred eagle owl

Blakiston’s fish owl

Burrowing owl

Tawny owl


Penguins (Sphenisciformes)

Galapagos penguin

Humboldt penguin

Magellanic penguin


Rheas (Rheiformes)

Rhea


Songbirds (Passeriformes)

Dartford warbler

Cock-of-the-rock

Racket-tailed drongo

Three-wattled bellbird


Swifts, Hummingbirds & nightjars  (Caprimulgiformes)

Hummingbird

Nightjar


Trogons & Quetzals (Trogoniformes)

Quetzal


Waders, Gulls & Auks (Charadriiformes)

Guillemot

Puffin

Razorbill

Ringed plover


Woodpeckers & Toucans (Piciformes)

Great spotted woodpecker

Green woodpecker

Toucan