Catalonia and Aragon Birding Tour, North-East Spain
This 8-day Catalonia and Aragon birdwatching tour in Spain is an easy-paced set departure trip. During the tour, we will be aiming for more than 220 species of birds, and some delicious examples of Catalan cuisine, interesting culture and fascinating history.
This grand tour of Catalonia and Aragon explores the most cosmopolitan regions in Spain for a birding tour and some of the country's most attractive landscapes. This is a land of contrasts. In the morning you can enjoy the majestic flight of Lammergeiers and the crisp sound of Citril Finches in the mountains, while in the afternoon you can admire the silhouettes of Little Bustards and Rollers on the steppes.
The list of birds in our Catalonia and Aragon birding tour will include top targets such as Bonelli's Eagle, Ortolan Bunting, Pin-tailed and Black-bellied Sandgrouse, Dupont's Lark, Western Orphean Warbler, Audouin's Gull, Common Rock Thrush, Citril Finch, Iberian Green Woodpecker, Bearded Tit, Montagu's Harrier, Little Bustard, Tengmalm's Owl, Squacco Heron, Eurasian Eagle Owl, Black Woodpecker, Eurasian Scops Owl, Red-necked Nightjar and Lesser Short-toed Larks.
The compact size of the region, its good roads and variety of habitats are some of the reasons this area has become one of the fastest-growing birding tour destinations in not only Spain but all of Europe. In just four hours' driving you can go from high mountain prairies to massive coastal wetlands, and in the middle you will have crossed semi-desert habitats and low hills covered with typical Mediterranean flora.
During the 8-day, 7-night Catalonia and Aragon birding tour, we will explore some of the birding hot spots at a time when the spring migration is at its peak. In late April and early May millions of birds cross the area on their trip between African and their European breeding grounds.
Catalonia and Aragon Birding Tour, North-East Spain highlights include:
- Nightingales, Golden Orioles and Calandra Larks singing
- Spring migration at its height
- Top mountain species such as Bonelli's Eagle and Dupont's Lark
- A wide variety of bird-rich habitats
- Superb cuisine and interesting cultural experiences
If you'd also like to see alternative tours on offer, start by checking out this one - Ebro Delta & Pyrenees Birding Tour, Spain.
Alternative Tour Name: Catalonia & Aragon Grand Spain Tour
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