Birding Information

Where Do You Want to Go Birding Today
Tina MacDonald’s excellent “Where Do You Want to Go Birding Today” site contains links to Netherlands birding hotspots, checklist and maps, information on endemic and endangered birds, links to rare bird information local events and festivals, and information on tours/guides and accommodations. Information on print resources and climate will be added soon.

Dutch Birding Association
Site provides information on their activites.

Where to Watch Birds


Close to the northern coast of The Netherlands, this originally17th century farmhouse is the ideal basis for your daytrips or birdwatching excursions. Situated between the nature reserves Dollard and Lauwersmeer it offers year round birdwatching of the highest quality.

A long day trip from Amsterdam, Texel provides introduction to the birds of the Netherlands in all seasons. If you want to spend the night this site provides visitor information.

Tours and Guides

Natuur Beleven

Free Living
A list of British birding tour companies and the time of year of their Holland bird tours.

Local Guides


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Updated 01/20/05