Bird guides website

This item appears on page 29 of the November 2021 issue.

Private guides for birding tours can be booked through Birding Direct (

On the website, travelers will find many birding itineraries led by local guides around the world, or, if they don’t find a location or tour they like, they can send an inquiry describing the tour they would like to take somewhere and be put in contact with the appropriate guide. An account (free) is required to book through Birding Direct.