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Free information, maps, checklists and trip reports on birdwatching in Thailand.
provides reliable information on birdwatching in Thailand with the aim of make planning birdwatching vacations to Thailand simple.

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Latest Thai birding sightings February/January 2016
(Updated 08/02/16)
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 Thailand Bird Watching Trips
  Day Trips : Some excellent birdwatching day trips can be arranged from Bangkok: day tour options.
  Longer Tours : Extended tours result in more sightings. Check the suggested itineraries: Thailand bird tours.
What's New?

Photo - Nick Upton
Southern Thailand Trip Report - Some superb species seen on a 12 day tour of several provinces in the south of Thailand.
(Added 23/04/16)

Photo - Nick Upton
Laem Pakarang Bird Checklist Lots of additions to the list for this interesting shorebird & open-country species birding location. (Updated 23/04/16)

Photo - Nick Upton
Central & Northern Thailand Trip Report - A very enjoyable birding trip to the central and northern regions in early December 2015. (Added 30/12/15)

Photo - W. Bunkhwamdi
First Record of Spotted Bush Warbler in Thailand A short paper on the discovery of this species in Northern Thailand.
(Added 24/09/15)

Photo - Nick Upton
Doi Ang Kang Checklist Updated - Many additions to the list for this wonderful birding location in Northern Thailand. (Updated 23/09/15)

Photo - Nick Upton
Doi Ang Kang Page Updated - Many photos and maps added along with updated information on birding at this scenic location. (Updated 13/09/15)

Photo - Nick Upton
Thatorn Rice Fields & Riverside - Where to stay, where to go birding and checklist for this area of farmland at the base of Doi Lang. (Added 12/09/15)

Photo - Nick Upton
Phu Suan Sai - Information on travel, accommodation and birding at this little visited national park. (Added 24/08/15)

Photo - Nick Upton
Pitta Tour Trip Report Wet season birding tour to central Thailand, targeting Pittas & Broadbills, from June 2015. (Added 10/07/15)

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Central Thailand Trip Report - A successful eight days concentrating on Khao Yai, Laem Pak Bia/Pak Thale and Kaeng Krachan. (Added 23/05/15)
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Bird Watching Trips in Thailand
Mongolia Birding Adventure, May-June 2016
Central Thailand Pitta Tour, 22 June - 1st July 2016
Nambia, Botswana, Zambia, 13-30th October 2016
Birding Myanmar (Burma), Nov-Dec 2016
Best of South & Central Vietnam, March 2017
South East China, 24th April - 8th May 2017
 Books & Maps
A Field Guide to the Birds of Thailand by Craig Robson
Colour illustrations with distribution maps - the most recent English language field guide for Thailand.
Read reviews of Thai bird and wildlife books.
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