Birding has become an important aspect of eco-tourism promotion in the Bahamas. There are over 300 bird species throughout the Commonwealth of the Bahamas. On Grand Bahama Island alone there have been 261 species recorded. The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) has identified 156 Land Birds, 96 Water Birds, and 38 Sea Birds that comprise the group of bird life. BNT has identified 42 Important Bird Areas (IBA) throughout the island archipelago.
Grand Bahama is known as a major migratory pathway for a variety of species including rare birds. There are 226 birds that migrate through the Bahamas annually. There are six endemic species to the Bahamas - 1. Bahama Woodstar, 2. Bahama Warbler, 3. Bahama Yellowthroat, 4. Bahama Oriole (Andros), 5. Bahama Swallow, and 6. Bahama Inagua Woodstar.
If you are planning a birding trip to Grand Bahama we welcome the opportunity to share our birds with visitors. All birding tours and vacation packages include: Use of Sibley's Guide, binoculars if needed, E-bird checklist upon request, photos of species encountered and water/light snacks.
Linda Bird Tours will be your guide during your visit and will lead you to various hot spots in West End and throughout Grand Bahama.
West End Ecology Tours welcome the opportunity to share with you our natural world.
Fall Migrants - North America to South America White Rumped Sandpiper | American Golden Plover | Bobolink | Pectoral Sandpiper | Red-Eyed Vireo | Yellow-Billed Cuckoo | Blackpoll Warbler | Solitary Sandpiper | Connecticut Warbler
Reserve Your Birding Tour Birding Tours The full day birding tour price is based on group rate for 2 persons - Full Day $250/Half Day $150 | 3-4 persons - Full Day $325/Half Day $175 | 5-6 persons Full Day $375/Half Day $200. Customized tours can be quoted upon request.
To book the Birding Tour Click on the drop down menu below to select the payment options. A $75.00 (US) deposit required via PayPal to confirm and guarantee reservation. Final payment accepted via PayPal or in cash when tour commences.
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FINAL PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS
The Donate Button Is To Be Used for Birding, Bed and Breakfast Tours Only. There are various seasonal tour prices and it is easier to use this format for final payment. Just Type in the Balance Due on Your Invoice. Thank You!
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