Birdwatching tour in Ria Formosa, Tavira - Algarve
Key Details
3 hours
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Live Guide
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese

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What You'll Do
  • Follow your guide, and learn about the bird species who call these lands home
  • Discover why this is considered one of the 7 Natural Wonders of Portugal
  • Keep your eyes open for Flamingos, Little Egret, Spoonbills and more
Visit the saltpans and keep your eyes open for the hundreds of varieties of birds that live in these protected marshes. It's an incredible experience of birdwatching for any enthusiast.
What to Expect
The southern tip of Portugal is a birdwatcher's paradise! This protected area has been named one of Portugal's Seven Natural Wonders. Come and experience the beauty of this protected area, and discover a huge variety of birds.

Your trip will begin with an easy ride to the saltpans in Tavira, where you may be fortunate enough to spot the Little Egret, Spoonbill and the colorful flamingos. All of these birds call these waters home, and your guide will help point out the varieties to you. A field guide, also available, helps train your eye for the rarer species that you might spot.

As we wander down the complex of Salinas, we'll have the chance to see many other species, including the lovely Kentish Plover and the Little Tern. Birds like the Sandwich Tern, Redshank, Little Stint and more all call these waters home, so keep your eyes open. With a little luck, we may even spot the Stone Curlew!
What's Included
  • Bird watching with a nature tour guide
  • Use of telescope
  • Use of binoculars
  • Use of field guide.
What's Not Included
  • Pick-up. Transfer.
Meeting Point

Arraial Ferreira Neto Quatro Águas 8800-901 Tavira Algarve - Portugal GPS: N37º 07' 09.40" W 7º 37' 38.67"

What to Remember
We recommend:
(1) Comfortable clothing and footwear.
(2) Hat, sunscreen during spring and summer.
(3) Waterproof clothing for tours during autumn and winter.
(4) Water.

Note: The species listed in the description may change according to the period of the year.

From $160 Per group up to 4

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