With great biological value, nature reserves and thousands species of birds could not be found elsewhere on the earth, West Sumatera is one of the birdwatcher's paradise in Indonesia!
It is a great pleasure for us to take you in the journeys through some of the more easily accessible, though still fascinating, birdwatching sites in Padang. One of the best spot is in Taman Hutan Raya Bung Hatta
See the list of birds:
Black-shouldered Kite, Ashy Drongo, Lesser Racket-tailed Drongo, Green Magpie, White-breasted Woodswallow, Gray-chinned Minivet, White-throated Fantail, Bar-winged Flycatcher-shrike, Long-tailed Shrik, Lesser Shortwing, White-browed Shortwing, Snowy-browed Flycatcher, Little Pied Flycatcher, Pygmy Blue-Flycatcher, Blue Nuthatch, Asian Martin, Black-capped White-eye, Mountain Tailorbird, Mountain Leaf-Warbler, Chestnut-capped Laughingthrush, Rusty-breasted Wren-Babbler, Golden Babbler, Silver-eared Mesia, Long-tailed Sibia, White-headed Munia, Temminck's Sunbird.