Gorongosa Mountain, situated in Sofala Province of Central Mozambique is by far the best place to locate and view some of the regions most sought after birds, and is the only place known in Mozambique to view the Green-Headed Oriole.
Gorongosa Mountain is without a doubt one of Mozambique’s birding hotspots and by entering into the forest and sitting patiently, bird parties containing several priority species may be viewed, including Chirnda Apalis, White-tailed Crested-Flycatcher and Black-fronted Bush-shrike En-route to the forest and while walking through the moist montane grasslands, Variable Sunbird, Orange-winged Pytilia, Yellow-bellied Waxbill, Moustached Grass Warbler and Anchieta’s Tchagra are also regularly sighted.
1 of 6. Rural homestead on the slopes of Gorongosa Mountain.
2 of 6. Male Variable Sunbird.
3 of 6. The incredible interior of the mist-belt forest on Gorongosa Mountain.
4 of 6. Lizard Buzzard.
5 of 6. Livingstone's Turaco
6 of 6. Bannana Plantations growing on the slopes of Gorongosa Mountain.