Top 10 Highest Flying Birds in the World

By Manish Choudhary

1. Rüppell's Griffon Vulture 

Flies over 37,000 feet high. 

2. Common Crane 

Soars above 33,000 feet during migration. 

3. Bar-headed Goose 

Flies over the Himalayas at about 29,000 feet. 

4. Whooper Swan 

Reaches heights of around 27,000 feet. 

5. Alpine Chough 

Flies up to 26,500 feet. 

6. Mallard Duck

Recorded flying at 21,000 feet during migration. 

7. Bearded Vulture 

Soars at heights exceeding 24,000 feet. 

8. Andean Condor 

Can reach altitudes of about 18,000 feet. 

9. Mute Swan 

Flies at approximately 27,000 feet during migration. 

10. Snow Goose 

Recorded flying at around 27,000 feet.