Birdwatching is a extremely rewarding pastime that increases knowledge and brings about much relaxation. Birdwatching itself is not a very expensive hobby. All you need is a good pair of binoculars and some hiking gear and you are set. However, finding the best locations with a large variety of bird species and hiring a knowledgeable birding guide can be quite a challenge. If this is a challenge that you are facing, do not despair!

Spend your vacation in the tropical island of Sri Lanka. The country is filled with hundreds of colorful bird species, including a number of rare endemic and migratory birds, and many knowledgeable native guides. The perfect warm climate, flourishing green rainforests, deep mangrove swamps, sedate lakes and the shallow oceans around the island have made Sri Lanka a natural haven for many species. As a result giant flocks with thousands of birds migrate from around the world to Sri Lanka every year during the cold wintry months of their native countries.

Book a birdwatching tour and get the assistance of an experienced birding guide. Enjoy identifying a variety of birds amongst the wilds, using their colorful plumages. Get to see birds such as cormorants, spoonbills, egrets, herons, Layard's parakeets, yellow-fronted barbets, brown-capped babblers, three-toed kingfishers, Sri Lankan jungle fowl, red-faced Malkoha, Serendib scops owls, Sri Lanka blue magpies and more. Learn about their nesting habits and lifestyles. Use a quiet camera to take some rare photographs.

So what are you waiting for check out our special Sri Lanka Birdwatching tours below and book one right away!