Beautiful Birds In The World

Multiple Blue Rings

Birds of Paradise

Paradisaeidae family birds in Oceania. Males display stunning plumage. Often ranked as world's most beautiful birds. Some resemble crows.

Ribbon-tailed Astrapia

Shaw Mayer's astrapia, a stunning bird in Oceania. Males boast blue-green head and throat, while females display iridescent blue and long tail feathers.

Blue bird of Paradise

Male blue bird of paradise: black head, white beak, turquoise cape and tail, red outlined oval on chest. Courtship display is awe-inspiring.

Lawes’ Parotia

Lawes's parotia: male's stunning appearance with white crest, purple throat, and iridescent breast shield. Courtship dance mesmerizes with raised flank feathers.

Flame Bowerbird

Torchlight bowerbird: vibrant red-orange head, yellow back and wings. Builds elaborate bowers and displays mesmerizing courtship dance with golden eyes.


Peacock trio - Pavo cristatus, Pavo muticus, Afropavo congensis: stunning beauty, extravagant trains, symbol of arrogance. Costly display for courtship, vulnerable to predators.

Mute Swan

Mute swan: white beauty with orange bill and black mask. Largest swimming bird, monogamous, but can be bad-tempered. Graceful in flight and water, but raised wings signal threat.

Purple Honeycreeper

Purple honeycreeper: vibrant amethyst plumage, curved bill, black wings, and tail. Small size, yellow legs. Nectar feeder with a taste for bromeliad flowers.

Turquoise Parrot

Eastern Australian parrot: green body, yellow belly. Male shines with stunning turquoise face, blue wings, and red shoulder patches. Exquisite beauty!

Victoria Crowned Pigeon

Victoria crowned pigeon: terrestrial bird with violet-blue crest, purplish-maroon breast, blue wings, scaly legs, and striking ruby-red eyes. Near threatened conservation status.

Scarlet Tanager

Scarlet tanager: vivid scarlet male with black wings, olive green female. Found in the US and South America. Loves oranges. Strikingly beautiful!