Bird Watching the Amazing Ebro Delta in Catalonia, Spain
This 6-day Ebro Delta Birding Experience Tour is a leisurely paced bird watching experience available on request, and is currently our most popular birding holiday.
During this birding tour, we will be taking a comprehensive look at the birds of the Ebro Delta Natural Park and also be embarking on a day trip into Els Ports Natural Park, with a visit to the Mas de Bunyol vulture observatory before spending an afternoon in the mountains looking for raptors and other bird species associated with upland terrain.
"I would give 10 stars if I could to our day birding with Al. He took us to many environments and was so knowledgeable about what we were seeing. We are from the U.S., and we added many more new birds to our life list that day. I would highly recommend him as a guide! - Sandy Vickers
This Ebro Delta birding tour features private airport transfers to and from Barcelona, Valencia or Reus International Airports and five nights accommodation in our private villa, situated right on the doorstep of the Ebro Delta in a tranquil countryside location and comfortably accommodating parties of up to six people. The villa will be your 'home from home' for the duration of your Ebro Delta bird watching holiday.
There are great opportunities for birding at the villa itself. Big raptors patrol the area regularly and species such as Hoopoe, Bee-eater and Golden Oriole are frequent visitors to the garden.
This bird watching tour of the Ebro Delta offers a completely different day trip for each of the four days of your visit, starting out with an excursion into the southern section of the Ebro Delta. On the second day we head out onto the Ebro river by private boat to see the most unspoiled areas of the Delta and get close to many varieties of birds on the river banks.
On day three we head into the mountains to check out feeding vultures and many other species of upland pine forest and sunny mountain slopes. The tour culminates with a day trip of the varied habitats of the northern section of the Delta, completing a comprehensive overview of the bird life and environments contained within this remarkable birding paradise!
Ebro Delta Birding Experience Tour highlights includes:
- Vast flocks of Greater Flamingos viewed close up on the saline lagoons of the Ebro Delta
- A diverse selection of Europe's wading birds throughout the seasons
- Discovering the Ebro Delta by boat with close up views of birds like Little Bittern and Purple Heron
- Vultures and raptors on our trip to the Els Ports mountains, with a memorable visit to Mas de Bunyol
- Unforgettable scenery of the unique Ebro Delta, along with fantastic seafood paellas at rustic local restaurants
Please note: this set-departure tour is also available as a private or custom tour on request. Please submit an enquiry with your preferred dates and group size.
What about an additional day's birding trip in this part of Spain? Take a look at the Ebro Delta Southern Bird Watching Trip, Spain.
Alternative Tour Name: Ebro Delta and Mountain Birding Tour