The wonderful opportunity to see the diversity of birds in the Iwokrama Forest is ideal for anyone from the serious ornithologist to the casual naturalist. With over 500 species of birds in the Forest, bird watchers are sure to be rewarded! The Capuchinbird, Purple Crimson Topaz (largest hummingbird), Guianan Red-Cotinga, Cock of the Rock, and the rare Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo are just a small sample of the birds you might see when visiting Iwokrama.
With close to 500 species of birds in the Forest, Iwokrama is a bird watcher’s delight. Numerous bird species can be seen from at the River Lodge including the colourful scarlet as well as blue and green macaws; various species of parrots; and toucans.