Birding Africa has specialised in birding tours across Africa from South Africa to Ethiopia and Madagascar since 1997. They are voted one of the Top 5 most recommended bird tours companies in the world by Birdwatch magazine. At the other end of the country, they also run trips for albatrosses and other pelagic birds from Cape Town with Cape Town Pelagics.
Birding Ecotours offers many birding trips throughout Limpopo Province, the rest of South Africa, Africa and the world. They offer set departure, small group birding and birding photography tours, as well as custom-made trips. For custom trips, birders often send wish-lists of tricky species such as Flufftails and Owls, and they then create an itinerary to focus on finding these. Regarding set departure trips, some of these that include Limpopo Province are shown at http://birdingecotours.com/tour/birding-tour-south-africa-kruger-national-park-october-2018 and at http://birdingecotours.com/tour/birding-tour-south-africa-north-eastern-south-africa-2018 - the latter one includes searching for Striped Flufftail and many other tough specials for which Limpopo is renowned. Birding Ecotours prices are usually competitive, even though they err on the side of superior quality. They also donate 10 % of their annual profits to conservation and sustainable development.
Eden Routes Eco-Tours is a subsidiary of Tembele Ecological Services, based in the Polokwane region of Limpopo Province. Run by ecologist Joe Grosel, they offer birding and other specialised ecological tours throughout Southern and East Africa. Their highly qualified and experienced guides have an in-depth knowledge of the area and its ecology. They will ensure that you visit the right place at the right time to obtain maximum benefit from the region’s diverse natural heritage. In addition to a wide range of specialised bird watching excursions, Eden Routes and Tembele are able to offer a variety of other outdoor and natural history activities including photographic safaris, botanical tours, herpetological excursions, big-5 walking safaris, practical wildlife management experiences and a selection of ecological short courses.
Lawson’s Birding, Wildlife and Custom Safaris, based in Nelspruit, started out in 1990 with some of the first dedicated birding safaris to South Africa, pioneering some of the now popular routes and stakeouts. Since then they have grown into a specialised birding and wildlife safari company, offering first-class birding and wildlife trips to a range of countries in Southern and Eastern Africa. Their range of set-departure tours caters to both the casual birder and the more enthusiastic ‘lister’, as well as the general natural history enthusiast. They also offer custom safaris for those who prefer not to join groups, or who have specific travel requirements. Whatever your preference, they strive to utilise their extensive knowledge and experience to create a fun, rewarding and memorable experience.
Rockjumper Birding Tours is a dedicated bird tour company specialising in top-quality birdwatching holidays and wildlife safaris throughout the world, guided by passionate and experienced professional tour leaders. Their portfolio of 300 different tours encompasses 100 destinations, including some of the most breathtaking and biologically diverse places on our planet. While their quest is first and foremost to deliver the ultimate birding experience, their tours are also educational, fun and excellent value for money!