“A Birders Guide to Beijing” includes information about the best sites, likely species encountered, tips on how to see the local specialities, travel directions etc. If you have any helpful tips, hints or sites you’d like to see included here, please let me know.
Below is a list of some of the best birding sites in Beijing. Detailed site guides include travel directions, likely species encountered in each season and, where possible, a full species list.
Want to know the best sites in Beijing for birding? Click on this link to find out how to get there, what you might see and some hints and tips about how to maximise your visit.
New to birding? Seen a bird you don’t recognise in the city? Birding Beijing has produced a downloadable PDF guide – available in English and Chinese – showing some of the species most commonly encountered in central Beijing’s parks and green spaces.
Want to know where to see Beijing Babbler or Pallas’s Rosefinch? Download this PDF guide on how to find the 10 most sought-after birds in Beijing.
4. The Status of Birds in Beijing
See this page for a basic status of the species recorded in Beijing, including maximum counts where available.