Portugal

Portugal

A popular country for family holidays of which the majority visit the Algarve in the summer. Along the coast you can find salty marshes and saltpans attracting lots of waders, terns, gulls and flamingos. Pelagics in late summer and autumn are good for Cory's, Balearic, Greater and Scooty Shearwater, European, Leach and Wilson's Storm Petrel. On the inland steppe grasslands you can see Great and Little Bustard, Spanish Imperial Eagle, Griffon Vulture, Hoopoo and Azure-winged Magpie. Best time to visit is from September to May.

  • Birding Azores Guided birding tours on the Portugues Atlantic Islands. Offers pelegics for seabirds like f.e. Little Shearwater, Band-rumped Storm-Petrel and ceteaceans Land tours for endemic Azorean Bullfinch, subspecies of f.e. Goldcrest and Chaffinch and in autumn for American vagrants.
  • Birding Alentejo Guided birding and holiday accomodations in the southern province in Portugal. For birding and photography in the area or from hides to see and photograph species like Great- and Little Bustard, Bee-eater, Roller, Lesser Kestrel, Spanish Imperial Eagle and more.
  • Birding Algarve Georg offers guided birding tours, pelagics and nature walks in the most popular place of Portugal, the Algarve and Alentejo. An ideal place to combine your family holiday with birding and look for Purple Swamp-hen, Adouins Gull, Storm-Petrel, Flamingo, Hoopoe and so on.

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