Although Eritrea is not well known as a bird watching
destination, it has an impressive bird life of over 560 species, some of them prized
as the Abyssinian 'endemics'. Eritrea is heaven for bird-watchers.
Eritrean is a safe destination for those who want to spend a
week of adventurous bird spotting.
The opportunities for bird-watching include the Semenawi Bahri
(Filfil Solomuna) rainforests, Dahlak Islands, The Buri Peninsula, Gash Barka, Elabered / Keren, Adi
Keih and Asmara.
As a result of lack of infrastructure, travel restrictions and
the tense situation on the border, visitors should contact an experienced
travel agent for advice. Dawid Berhane, professional tour guide in Asmara area is a passionate
P.O. Box 5368
Mobile +2917 254230
|Guided tours in Asmara area.
Blue Breasted Bee Eaters (Merops
(picture: © 2006 Solomon Abraha -