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Birding Holidays

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Birdwatching and Wildlife Tours in Extremadura, Spain. We also offer wildlife digital photography. Birding Holidays are based from our local area in Plasencia (Extremadura) and are suitable for all levels of experience.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Flat 40 17 | Navaconcejo Street 16, 10600 Plasencia, Spain
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+34 669 79 53 10
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All reviews bird guide monfrague national park fantastic experience nice lunch no hesitation in recommending spent days his enthusiasm packed lunch iberico ricardo birds pin expert warblers bustard owl mountains
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Ricardo was recommended to us by friends as a guide. We spent the day with him - a very wet day unfortunately - but despite the weather we managed to have great views of birds new to us. Ricardo has intimate knowledge of the area;...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carol W
BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you for sharing your day with me. I hope we have better weather next time...

Reviewed 13 September 2018

I booked this birding day with Ricardo a couple of months ago and yesterday my hubbie and me finally met up with Ricardo on the edge of Monfragüe NP. He arrived at 8:30 sharp and off we went . It exceeded all our expectation and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anja B
BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Thank you for sharing your time with me! See you soon...

Reviewed 12 July 2018

Ricardo is a fantastic guide. Very knowledgeable and a pleasure to be with. He took my husband and myself - both novice birders - on a full day private tour. We went to many different habitats and saw an incredible types of birds. He brought...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank CatherineinMiami
BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you for sharing your time with me! I am glad for contributing to one of the best memories of your trip.See you soon

Reviewed 26 June 2018

After much research I came across Ricardo's Birding Tours and decided to go with him for a full day birding tour of Monfrague National Park and surrounding areas. I was certainly not disappointed and like many of the other's experiences, it was fantastic! Ricardo's knew...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Max W
BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

I am glad you were not disappointed and that enjoyed your time. Thanks a lot!

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Two sessions of birding with Ricardo were well rewarded! A morning spent in Monfragüe was exceptionally good - seeing and observing 4 species of eagles (booted, golden, imperial and Bonelli’s), and 3 species of vultures (griffon, Egyptian and the black). Among the swifts, he pointed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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BirdingHolidays, Propietario at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Thanks so much for your opinion! I'm glad, you enjoyed the tour. See you soon!

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

I booked a full day and a night trip with Ricardo to get an introduction to the birdwatching possibilities in the Extremadura Natural Park. To say the trips were exceptional would not be an understatement. Ricardo’s knowledge, enthusiasm and drive to provide the best possible...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Peter D
Ricardo M, Propietario at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Thank you very much for your review. My best wishes

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

I just came back from a trip to Extremadura and was lucky to have Ricardo guide me for four days. We visites the steppes, rice fields, Monfragüe NP and the mountains. In total, we saw 128 species! Ricardo has excellent knowledge of the area and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Roland B
BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you. Great sharing your time with me.

Reviewed 8 January 2018

What a pleasurable birding day we spent with Ricardo! He is very enthusiastic, accommodating and extremely knowledgable about the area and the birds. The highlight of the day for us was the sighting of a Little Owl, although the vultures were spectacular. He took us...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

A great pleasure to share a day of bird watching.Thank you very much.

Reviewed 18 December 2017

My wife and I spent a whole day with Ricardo. He worked hard throughout the day to find the birds he believed would be available to us. Great success with Bustards (2 species) and Sandgrouse (2 species) being the birding highlights, but for aesthetic value...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Gof T
BirdingHolidays, Propietario at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you for your kind words, it was a great pleasure sharing a fantastic day birding with you. Regards Ricardo

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

The one day tour was a wonderful experience. We went out to three locations and numerous birds, including rare finds such as pin-tailed sandgrouse and little bustard. Ricardo is extremely knowledgeable about all the birds and habitats if this region. A wonderful day! Thanks Ricardo

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Helen A
BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you. Great to meet you!

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