The Birds

The iSimangaliso area incorporates the St Lucia area and Mkhuze Game Reserve, both world famous birding sites ! 

Some of the key specials and endemics for the area include:

  • Rudd's Apalis
  • Pygmy Goose
  • Neergard's Sunbird
  • Livingstone's Turacco
  • Pels Fishing Owl
  • Blue Thraoted Sunbirds
  • Eastern Nicator
  • Woodward's Batis
  • Pink-backed Pelican
  • African Broadbill
  • Southern Banded Snake Eagle
  • Lesser Jacana
  • Sooty Falcon
  • Lemon Breasted Canary
  • Green Malkoha
  • Blue Mantled Crested Flycatcher


Download Full BirdList for Zululand Region
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Birding your way beyond your reach!

All these Zululand hot spots:

St.Lucia,western & eastern shores

Falsebay,Nibela and Mkuze reserves

Tembe ,Ndumo & Kosi Game reserves