The Sabaki River Mouth is one of Kenya’s 62 Important Bird Areas, qualifying due to its large number of waterbirds, which include resident birds and palearctic migants that over winter in Kenya. The Dakatcha woodland is an IBA and Key Biodiversity Area for many Globally Threatened species such as Endangered Clarke's Weaver, the wetlands around Dakatcha are the only known places they nest! Join us for this thrilling birdwatching safari at Sabaki Estuary and Dakatcha Woodlands!

Highlight birds

Pink-backed Pelican, Lesser Flamingo, Sanderling, Broad-billed Sandpiper, Curlew Sandpiper, White-fronted Plover, Sooty Gull, Lesser Crested Tern, Greater Crested Tern, Gull-billed Tern, Roseate Tern, White-cheeked Tern, Saunders’s Tern, White-winged Black Tern, Northern Carmine Bee-eater, Malindi Pipits, Black-headed Batis, Mangrove Kingfisher, Purple-banded Sunbird, Mouse-coloured Sunbird, Retz’s Helmetshrike, Chestnut-fronted Helmetshrike, Narina Trogon, Little Spotted Woodpecker, Mombasa Woodpecker, Brown-headed Parrot, Coastal Cisticola, Zanzibar Red Bishop, Black-winged Red Bishop, Yellowbill, Eastern Nicator, Common Scimitarbill, Sokoke Pipit and Senegal Plover.


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Kenya GUIDED birdwatching tours, birding trips, bird watching safari from MOMBASA, KWALE, DIANI BEACH, UKUNDA, WATAMU, MALINDI KILIFI. full day, one day, half day birding trip to SABAKI ESTUARY AND DAKACHA WOODLANDS. pick up from DIANI BEACH, MOMBASA, WATAMU, MALINDI.

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