Kosi Forest Lodge focuses on birding and has access to some of Zululand’s best birding areas and can provide guided tours. Birds in camp include Brown Scrub-Robin, Purple-banded Sunbird, Flappet Lark, Livingstone’s Turaco, and African Wood-Owl (at night). With over 420 Species recorded in the area, one can be assured of some great birding in one of South Africa’s most bio-diverse areas.
Most east coast specials and endemics can be found here, including the Southern Banded Snake-Eagle, Palm-nut Vulture, Crested Guineafowl, African Finfoot, Livingstone’s Turaco, Pel’s Fishing-Owl, Swamp Nightjar, Narina Trogon, African Broadbill, Brown Scrub-Robin, Pale-crowned Cisticola, Woodwards’ Batis, Blue-mantled Crested-Flycatcher, Purple-banded Sunbird and Rosy-throated Longclaw. Rarities include Ayres’s Hawk-Eagle, Crab Plover and Greater Frigatebird.