Birds of Namibia
Introduction: Sightings of blackcaps (Sylvia atricapilla) are rare in Namibia, mainly because they are a non-breeder in the country. Their normal habitat is in woodland with thick undergrowth.Distribution: Rare recordings only from Möwe Bay on the Skeleton Coast and on the Kavango River east of Rundu.
Diet: Not known.Description: A small to medium-sized warbler with a medium tail and rather long wings for the size of the bird. Atricapilla is a Latin word for 'black-haired' meaning 'black-capped'. A rich, loud warble can last for up to 7 seconds.
Size: 13cm. Weight: 18g.
6 Days - For those with tight time constraints this safari visits the two major destinations: Sossusvlei & Etosha. Windhoek - Windhoek
4 days - An expertly guided safari through Damaraland in search of desert adapted elephant & rhino. Excellent choice for anyone wanting to add a specialist activity to their time in Namibia
3 Days - Short excursion to Etosha. Windhoek - Windhoek
3 or 4 Days - wonderful guided hiking trip - a never to be forgotten experience.
3 Days - A well guided & informative walking trip in the Namib Desert.
3 Days - Visit the sand dunes at Sossusvlei. Runs from Windhoek - Windhoek