Where are the best birding spots around Kosi Bay?
The Kosi Bay area is vast and local knowledge is necessary in order to have the best results.
Habitats include the raphia forest, swamp forests, coastal dune forest, estuary and lake shores, sea shore, grassland, freshwater lakes and wetlands.
Our knowledgeable birding guides will get you to all the hotspots at the best times.
What are the special birds of Kosi Bay?
Specials of the area include: Brown Scrub Robin, Purple-banded Sunbird, Flappet Lark, Livingstone's turaco, Yellow-streaked Greenbul, African Broadbill, Narina Trogon, Blue-mantled Crested Flycatcher, Woodward's Batis, Southern Banded Snake Eagle,Black-chested Snake Eagle, Brown Snake Eagle, AfricanCuchoo-hawk, Palm-nut Vulture, African Pygmy Goose, African Finfoot, Pel's Fishing Owl, Swamp Nightjar, Lesser Jacana, Crab Plover, Mangrove Kingfisher, Ayres's Hawk-Eagle, Rosy-throated Longclaw, Eurasian Bittern and Black-throated Wattle-eye.
Cost and Meeting Point for the Kosi Bay Birding Tours..
The cost for our 2 hour Birding Tours range between R300 and R400 per person. Our guide will meet you either at Total Garage in Manguzi or at the Kosi Bay Mouth entrance gate. All that you need to bring is your binoculars, sunblock, some water and happy birding vibes.
Please note that you will have to collect your own permit to enter the park from either your lodge or from the Ezemvelo Kzn Wildlife office at 3rd lake. Alternatively let us know and we can try to arrange one for you at least one day in advance at an additional fee.
Birding tour breakdown:
Cost: R300 - R400 per person.
Duration: 2 hours.
Meeting time: To be announced on booking.
Included: Experienced Birding Guide.
What to bring: Sunblock, binoculars, water and happy vibes.
Meeting point: To be announced on booking.
Not included: You need to get your park entrance permit from your lodge or Ezemvelo office at 3rd lake.
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