Welcome to Bluetail Birding!

Bluetail Birding is a dedicated bird tour operator offering both scheduled departure (small group) and custom travel worldwide.  We specialise in bird tours across South Asia, to destinations throughout India, Bhutan, Nepal and Sri Lanka where we have been operating since 2009 as India Nature Tourism, which now acts as our ground agent in this region.  


Through a combination of small groups, knowledgeable leaders, friendly on-tour atmosphere, well-planned logistics and a personal involvement in all our tours we aim to provide first-rate birding experiences suitable to experts and beginners alike that are both productive and enjoyable, whilst competitively priced.  We look forward to birding together!

Featured tours...

Northeast India

Assam Plains and the Eastern Himalaya

7-22 Mar 2020 / 11-26 Apr 2020

India's northeast corner offers the richest birding anywhere in the country, with easy access to the bird-rich Eastern Himalayas from the Brahmaputra floodplain to high mountain passes.  Highlights include Greater Adjutant, Grandala, Fire-tailed Myzornis, Himalayan Cutia and Bugun Liocichla, among a tantalizing selection of laughingthrushes, wren-babblers and flycatchers, and an abundance of large mammals.


Comprehensive Eastern Himalayas

18 Apr - 2 May 2020

Spectacular birding across this fascinating kingdom, home to one of the world's least disturbed cultures and the most intact natural habitat in the entire Himalayan range.  The star-studded  Satyr Tragopan, Himalayan Monal, Ibisbill and White-bellied Heron are among an enticing array of enigmatic Eastern Himalayan specialities, found in magnificent moss-draped forests and high mountain passes hung with prayer flags. 

Papua New Guinea

Birds of Paradise & more

11 Jul - 28 Jul 2020

Without doubt one of the most alluring birding destinations, the island of New Guinea remains one of the wildest places on earth, home to the world's richest island avifauna that includes the majority of the world's birds-of-paradise and seven endemic bird families. We explore Papua New Guinea, which occupies the eastern half of the island, with numerous highlights that include up to 21 incredible birds-of-paradise.

07500 185058 (International +44 7500 185058) - call, sms or WhatsApp

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Bluetail Birding Limited is registered in England, Company No. 11807144

The address of our registered office is: The Roost, Leiston Road, Middleton, Saxmundham, Suffolk IP17 3NS