Ebro Delta Birdwatching & Photography Tour
This leisurely-paced 2-day Bird Photography Tour in Spain's Ebro Delta is available on request and will give you the opportunity to photograph more than 80 species of birds and other wildlife from the region.
The Ebro Delta is one of the most important wetlands in Southern Europe. Together with Doñana, the Ebro Delta is not only one of the largest wetlands but also an essential habitat for both all-year residents and migratory birds. Here, a large number of water birds find an excellent breeding habitat, food and resting area in their migration.
A huge area in Ebro Delta has been transformed into rice fields, which attracts birds such as the Glossy Ibis, Purple Heron or Purple Swamphen, among others. The channels net is also an interesting habitat for Great Crested Grebes, Little Bitterns and Squacco Herons. The regions freshwater lagoons host a good number of Common Terns, Little Terns, Black-headed Gulls and some passerine like the Reed Bunting, Moustached Warbler or Great Reed-Warbler. Closer to the seashore there are saltwater ponds with Flamingos, Avocets, Kentish Plovers, Collared Pratincoles and Audouin Gulls.
This bird photography tour in Spain is led by an expert local guide who can advise on tips and advice to suit every level of photographer, from amateur to professional. They can recommend when to use canvas hides for waterfowl and mimetic net laying on the sand for waders or how to be in the right place at the right time for getting the best photo opportunities. Trusting our experience is the key for a great photo safari in Ebro Delta and we tailor our guidance to your targets.
At the end of the photo safari guests of this bird photography tour in Spain can also spend some time in our olive tree field hide. Situated in an ancient olive grove, it has a drinking pool and feeding station where you can spot Cirl Buntings, Crested Tits, Firecrests, Song Thrushes, Orphean Warblers, Sardinian Warblers and many other species throughout the year.
Ebro Delta Bird Photography Tour in Spain highlights include:
- Visiting one of the most important wetlands in Southern Europe to photograph large number of water birds in their natural habitat
- Chance to photograph the magnificent Purple Swamphen, Collared Pratincole and Audouin Gull
- Opportunity to photography from our olive tree field hide, where a number of stunning birds visit to drink and bathe
- Expert guides with a comprehensive knowledge of the region and able to offer expert photography tips
- Staying in a typical rustic Spanish hotel serving popular dishes and wine from the region
If you’d like to try an alternative tour, why not consider our Iberian Lynx Photography Tour in Spain to photographic the worlds most endangered cat species
Alternative Tour Name: Birding in Ebro Delta Photography Tour