Bird Watching

Kalpitiya is ideal for bird watching. Kalpitiya  is home to  various species of birds of which some  are breeding residents,  migrants and the rest vagrants. Sri Lanka is one of the finest birding destinations in the world. This includes endemics such as Pigeons, Parrots, Fowls,  Parakeets, Malkoha, Coucal, Owl, Owlet, Hornbill, Bulbul, Barbet, Magpie, Warbler, Babbler, Thrush, White-eye, Mynah, Starling, Flycatcher, Flowerpecker, Pigeon, Barbet, Flameback, Woodshrike, Drongo  etc.