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 Spain 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.

Weather and When to Go

Tours and Guides

Boletas Birdwatching Holidays
Specialists in the design and organisation of birdwatching and nature holidays for individuals, groups, companies and associations in the very best areas of the Spanish Pyrenees and Northeast of Spain.

Caligo Ventures, Inc.
3 tours to Cental Spain, Picos de Europa, and Andalucia in autumn.

Field Guides
Field Guides has been operating high-quality birding tours since 1985 from its headquarters in Austin, Texas.

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

A British company with a tour to Extremadura and Menorca.

Local Guides

Britain's largest selection of professionally organised natural history holidays to Spain, Menorca, and Mallorca.

Sarus Bird Tours
This UK company runs a trip to Mallorca, the largest of the Balearic islands of the east coast of Spain.

Victor Emanuel Nature Tours (VENT)
Founded in 1974, it is now the largest company in the world specializing in birding tours.

This North Carolina birding and natural history tour company runs occasional trips to Spain, Maderia and the Canary Islands.

All WINGS leaders have varied interests in natural history and other more or less closely related fields, but the timing and itinerary of our trips are dictated almost entirely by ornithological considerations.


Casa Rural El Recuerdo, Extremadura
Just two and half hours from Madrid airport, you will find yourself in the heart of Extremadura. It is one of the last remaining areas unchanged for generations in Western Europe, endowed with some of the continent's best birding. This B&B is owned by a British birder and his wife. They offer full-day and half-day guided birding trips.


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Updated 01/22/05