A Birder's Paradise: Kauai and Hawaii
Add the avifauna of Hawaii to your birding list as you explore protected rainforests, volcano parks and beachside ecosystems in search of the rare birds that call these islands home.
Program No. 5889RJ
8 days
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At a Glance

The islands of Hawaii are a birder's paradise where more than 150 species of beautiful birds reside. Avid birding instructors lead daily field lectures to the region's best birding sites. Meet a world-renowned birder and photographer and discuss Hawaii's amazing plants, animals and geology, as well as its vanishing endemic bird species. Sight some of the world's most unusual and rare birds while enjoying the showcase of co-evolution and adaptation provided by Hawaii’s spectacular avifauna.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Sight unusual and rare birds in Waimea Canyon, Koke'e State Park, Kilauea Point and Hakalau Forest National wildlife refuges, and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
  • In mid-elevation rainforests, search for Amakahi, Elepaio, Apapane and I'iwi.
  • Venture into the high dryland to locate the incredible palila.

General Notes

All Road Scholar birding programs have a maximum participant-to-instructor ratio of 14:1 in the field. We adhere to the American Birding Association’s Code of Ethics. Learn more at http://www.aba.org/about/ethics.html
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