In Egypt there are several marvelous areas to observe a huge number of birds, native or migratory. The sounds of real owls are often heard, and their flocks seen in the desert. In Ain Soukhna (Near Suez) you can watch vultures, eagles and other birds of prey. In Al-Fayoum Oasis, in Lake Qaroun, there is a huge variety of bird species such as paddlefish. Besides, in the Northern Nile Delta and North Sinai, you can enjoy your time watching the flamingos, pelicans and white spoonbills. In Aswan and Abu Simbel, large flocks of pelicans going towards Lake Nasser can be observed.