Bird Watching in Sigiriya

PROGRAMME       : Bird Watching in Sigiriya

DURATION          : 2 – 3 hrs


Sigiriya Bird Watching Programme

Early mooring bird watching programme will be start at 6 a.m. in front of Sigiriya Rock fortress and trekking through the around the lakeside forest area. Total duration around 3 hours with demonstrations of “Nature Guide”

Evening programme will be start at 3 p.m.

Available bird species in Sigiriya.

Possible noteworthy species: SHAHEEN (Local race of the Peregrine), Grey-bellied Cuckoo, ‘Square-tailed’ Drongo-cuckoo, Indian Cuckoo, Crested Treeswift, Stork-billed Kingfisher, Coppersmith Barbet, Indian Pitta, Ceylon Woodshrike, Large Cuckooshrike, Black-headed Cuckooshrike, Asian Paradise Flycatcher, Ceylon Grey Hornbill, Malabar Pied Hornbill, Ceylon Small Barbet, White-browed Fantail, Tawny-bellied Babbler, Orange-headed Thrush, Jungle Prinia, White-rumped Shama, Purple Sunbird, Thick-billed Flowerpecker, Greater Racket-tailed Drongo.

Cost per person USD $ 40


  • Jungle breakfast with tea & coffee (Sri Lankan style) USD $ 8 per person
  • Evening Jungle BBQ (3 pieces) with Chill beer/ 100 ml red wine USD $ 18 per person.

  Our Service Include

  • Professional Bird guide and his service
  • Bottle of water
  • Trekking insurance cover

Posted on

August 18, 2015

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