Ras Muhammad Bird Watching information, tours, prices and online booking
Ras Muhammad Bird watching is on of the most important activities in Egypt. In fact, Ras Mohammed known for its great diving sites. Yet, there are plenty of opportunities to go for bird watching in this lush corner of Egypt. Ras Mohammed located at the southern tip of the Sinai close to Sharm El Sheikh. Moreover, it indeed is important as a bottleneck for migratory soaring birds.
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The majority of the world populations of white stork Ciconia ciconia pass through this area. The islands of Tiran and Sanafir hold important breeding populations. In fact, they are of the threatened and endemic White-eyed Gull Larus leucophthalamus and Osprey Pandion haliaetus. Tiran Island has one of the largest recorded Osprey populations in the Red Sea. The threatened Green Turtle Chelonia mydas and Hawksbill Turtle Eretmochelys imbricata occur off Ras Mohammed regularly. The threatened mammal species include Dorcas Gazelle, Nubian Ibex and Capra ibex nubiana