Lorikeets at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay


Learn about our Lorikeets

Hand-feed these small birds sweet nectar.

Lorikeets are a small to medium sized members of the parrot family. In the wild they are quite widespread from Australia and surrounding islands to some remote islands in the South Pacific. Lorikeets are noisy, brightly colored birds which can frequently be found in large flocks. Lorikeets are specialized nectar feeders and are pollinators for many plant species but are also sometimes seen as a nuisance animal by farmers.

Location: Lory Landing in Bird Gardens