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Birding in Sardinia Trip, Italy
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Sardinia Birdwatching Day Trip, Italy

This one-day Birding Sardinia Tour is a relaxed-paced day trip available on request where you can expect to see easily 100 bird species. Sardinia, with its area on the Mediterranean flyway, is a significant visit site for transient birdlife. The island, with its numerous regular and provincial conditions, flaunts uncommon biodiversity and is home to around 300 types of birds.

This region figures out how to charm any nature devotee, on account of greenery wealthy in endemisms, 41 types of warm-blooded animals, 18 reptiles, and 8 creatures of land and water just as an enormously assorted invertebrate fauna and, obviously, stunning view!

In this Birding Sardinia Tour, Among the numerous types of interest are incorporated Barbary Partridge, More prominent Flamingo, European Griffon Vulture, Eleonora's Bird of prey, Western Swamphen, Little Bustard, Audouin's Gull, Marmora's Lark, and Corsican Finch. Any period, be that as it may, figures out how to save shocks and novel feelings. Go along with one of the chief ornithology specialists nearby for a private birding road trip!

Here is a portion of our offers. These agendas are intended for birdwatchers, photographic artists, and for all nature fans and are completely adjustable (in the event that you have specific objective species don't spare a moment to advise us!).

You might be interested in visiting the 3-day Italian Wolf and Bear Tour in Abruzzo.

Alternative Tour Name: Sardinia Birdwatching Tour, Italy
Day 1
Morning Session: Stintino saltpans

Early morning meeting where will we pick you up from your accommodation and then we will take you to the small wetlands of the north-west Sardinia, home of three of the must-see Sardinian species: greater flamingo, western swamphen and Audouin’s gull.

Day 2
Lunch near Bosa village

Transfer to Bosa surrounding area, to observe the European griffon vulture colony.

Pocket lunch of local products with wine taste.

Day 3
Afternoon Session: the osprey kingdom

Transfer to the breathtaking Sinis peninsula, to explore lake and saltmarshes, looking for waders and raptors (excellent opportunities to photograph osprey!).

Sardinian must-see species:

Barbary partridge (Alectoris barbara), greater flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus), European griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus), Eleonora’s falcon (Falco eleonorae), western swamphen (Porphyrio porphyrio), little bustard (Tetrax petrax), Audouin’s gull (Ichthyaetus audouinii), Marmora’s warbler (Sylvia sarda) and Corsican finch (Carduelis corsicana).

From March to September highlights:

Red-crested pochard (Netta rufina), ferruginous duck (Aythya nyorca), Scopoli’s shearwater (Calonectris diomedea), yelkouan shearwater (Puffinus yelkouan), little bittern (Ixobrychus minutus), black-crowned night heron (Nycticorax nycticorax), squacco heron (Ardeola ralloides), cattle egret (Bubulcus ibis), great egret (Ardea alba), purple heron (Ardea purpurea), white stork (Ciconia ciconia), glossy ibis (Plegadis falcinellus), eurasian spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia), short-toed eagle (Circaetus gallicus), booted eagle (Hieraaetus pennatus), red kite (Milvus milvus), Montagu’s harrier (Cyrcus pygargus), pallid harrier (Circus macrourus), lesser kestrel (Falco naumanni), red-footed falcon (Falco vespertinus), eurasian hobby (Falco subbuteo), little crake (Porzana parva), pied avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta), black-winged stilt (Himantopus himantopus), eurasian stone curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus), collared pratincole (Glareola pratincola), kentish plover (Charadrius alexandrinus), broad-billed sandpiper (Limicola falcinellus), Temmink’s stint (Calidris temminki), marsh sandpiper (Tringa stagnatilis), pomarine skua (Stercorarius pomarinus), arctic skua (Stercorarius parasiticus), slender-billed gull (Chroicocephalus genei), mediterranean gull (Ichthyaetus melanocephalus), yellow-legged gull (Larus michahellis), gull-billed tern (Gelochelidon nilotica), caspian tern (Hydroprogne caspia), white-winged tern (Chlidonias leucopterus), whiskered tern (Chlidonias hybrida), great spotted cuckoo (Clamator glandarius), pallid swift (Apus pallidus), alpine swift (Tachymarptis melba), eurasian hoopoe (Upupa epops), common kingfisher (Alcedo atthis), european bee-eater (Merops apiaster), european roller (Coracias garrulus), crested lark (Galerida cristata), woodlark (Lululla arborea), red-rumped swallow (Cecropis daurica), tawny pipit (Anthus campestris), red-throated pipit (Anthus cervinus), common nightingale (Luscinia megarhynchos), black-eared wheatear (Oenanthe hispanica), blue rock thrush (Monticola solitarius), sardinian warbler (Sylvia melanocephala), spectacled warbler (Sylvia conspicillata), subalpine warbler (Sylvia cantillans), dartford warbler (Sylvia undata), zitting cisticola (Cisticola juncidis), Cetti’s warbler (Cettia cetti), great reed warbler (Acrocephalus arundinaceus), icterine warbler (Hippolais icterina), melodious warbler (Hippolais polyglotta), firecrest (Regulus ignicapilla), collared flycatcher (Ficedula albicollis), lesser grey shrike (Lanius minor), woodchat shrike (Lanius serrator), golden oriole (Oriolus oriolus), spotless starling (Sturnus unicolor), spanish sparrow (Passer hispaniolensis) european serin (Serinus serinus), cirl bunting (Emberiza cirlus), rock bunting (Emberiza cia), corn bunting (Emberiza calandra).

From October to February highlights:

Red-crested pochard (Netta rufina), ferruginous duck (Aythya nyorca), red-breasted merganser (Mergus serrator), black-throated loon (Gavia arctica), black-necked grebe (Podiceps nigricollis), yelkouan shearwater (Puffinus yelkouan), northern gannet (Morus bassanus), black-crowned night heron (Nycticorax nycticorax), cattle egret (Bubulcus ibis), great egret (Ardea alba), glossy ibis (Plegadis falcinellus), eurasian spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia), booted eagle (Hieraaetus pennatus), red kite (Milvus milvus), hen harrier (Circus cyaneus), saker falcon (Falco cherrug), merlin (Falco columbarius), common crane (Grus grus), pied avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta), eurasian stone curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus), kentish plover (Charadrius alexandrinus), pomarine skua (Stercorarius pomarinus), arctic skua (Stercorarius parasiticus), slender-billed gull (Chroicocephalus genei), mediterranean gull (Ichthyaetus melanocephalus), yellow-legged gull (Larus michahellis), common kingfisher (Alcedo atthis), crested lark (Galerida cristata), woodlark (Lululla arborea), Richard’s pipit (Anthus richardi), water pipit (Anthus spinoletta), bluethroat (Luscinia svecica), black redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros), desert wheatear (Oenanthe deserti), blue rock thrush (Monticola solitarius), sardinian warbler (Sylvia melanocephala), mustached warbler (Acrocephalus melanopogon), zitting cisticola (Cisticola juncidis), Cetti’s warbler (Cettia cetti), firecrest (Regulus ignicapilla), eurasian penduline tit (Remiz pendulinus), spotless starling (Sturnus unicolor), spanish sparrow (Passer hispaniolensis), european serin (Serinus serinus), cirl bunting (Emberiza cirlus), rock bunting (Emberiza cia), corn bunting (Emberiza calandra).

What is included?

  • Transfers from and to visitor's accomodation (fuel prices depending on the route traveled)
  • Meals (lunch and breakfast) + 1 glass of wine
  • Scientific accompaniment by a professional Zoologist for the duration of the trip, with support material for wildlife observations (binoculars, spotting scope, field guides)

What is not included?

  • Everything not mentioned in "What is included"

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Why book with K' Nature?

Our professional Ornithologists, authors of the book “Where to watch birds in Sardinia”, will be able to guide you to discover the rich biodiversity of the island and, thanks to the strong passion for food and wine, to get a taste of the local specialties.

I have one/more particular target species, could you help me in finding it?

Sure we can! Just tell us about your dream species and, if we are in the right season, we will do our best to find them and to organize our itinerary based on your needs!

What if I am vegan or vegetarian?

Do not worry! We will organize the menu for lunch and breakfast based on your needs!

Is it possible to organize the tour in another area of Sardinia region?

Absolutely yes! We can create a tailor-made tour for you (from half a day to several days), including the sites of interest you wish to visit!

I am interested in another group of animals, is it possible to organize a tour not focused on bird watching only?

Of course! Our experts will also be able to create customized tours for you focused on other taxonomic groups (Amphibians and Reptiles, Mammals, Butterflies, etc.)!

Is it possible to organize a tour for a group of more than 4 participants?

Of course! Contact us to receive a personalized quote according to your needs.

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Tour Facts

  • Sardinia, Italy
  • On Request
  • Full Day Trip
  • Birds
  • 1 to 4 pax
  • 1 day
  • all year
  • +18 years
  • Leisurely
  • English, Italian
  • Olbia Costa Smeralda airport
  • Olbia Costa Smeralda airport