Home > Tours> Odiel Marshes Birding Trip, Andalucía, Spain

Odiel Marshes Birding Trip, Andalucía, Spain

Odiel Marshes Birding Trip, Andalucía, Spain
40

half-day birding trip through one of the most important saltmarshes in Iberia located between Huelva City and Punta Umbria near Doñana National Park. The Odiel Marshes Biosphere Reserve is the second largest wetland in Huelva province after Doñana and one of the most important saltmarshes in Western Europe.

Would you be interested in a walking trip to nicely supplement your birding experience? Have a look at the Western Doñana Walking Trip, Andalucía, Spain.

Day 1
Morning or Afternoon Session

The Odiel Marshes Biosphere Reserve is located in Southwestern Spain by the doorstep of Huelva City, 45 minutes from Portugal and 1 hour to the west of Seville City. We go through the marshland in the estuaries of the river Odiel and Tinto.

Some of the wildlife expected to see on this trip are:

Residents: Osprey, Marsh Harrier, Spoonbill, Great & Little Egrets, Flamingo, Slender-billed & Yellow-legged Gulls, Hoopoe, Spanish Sparrow, Kentish Plover, Black-winged Stilt.

Winter Birds: Curlew Sandpiper, Dunlin, Gannet, Scoter, Great Cormorant, Pintail, Shoveler, Wigeon, Grey Plover, Bar-tailed Godwit, Black-tailed Godwit, Sanderling, Greenshank, Whimbrel, Audouin’s Gull, Sandwich Tern, Caspian Tern, Bluethroat.

Summer Birds: Montagu´s Harrier, Purple Heron, Squacco Heron, Bee-eater, Little Bittern, Little Tern, Collared Pratincole, Red-rumped Swallow, Reed Warbler.

Migrants: Knot, Spotted Redshank, Common Tern, Arctic Tern, Black Tern.

What is included?

  • Professional bi-lingual guide(s)
  • Specialist guide fees
  • Local accommodation pickup (within 30mins from start point)
  • All ground transport throughout the trip
  • Entrance fees to all National Parks, Nature Reserves and/or use of Hides where applicable
  • Water throughout the trip
  • All activities as specified within the tour itinerary
  • Use of binoculars and telescopes or field scopes
  • Personalised checklists
  • Accident insurance
  • All applicable taxes

What is not included?

  • Travel & medical insurance (incl. personal equipment and repatriation)
  • Items of personal nature or,
  • Meals or snacks throughout the trip
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Any other drinks not mentioned above, or
  • Alcoholic beverages or bottled drinks
  • Anything else not mentioned in “What is included”

Write a Review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

I certify that this Wildlife Review is based on my own experience and is my genuine opinion of this tour. I understand that Blue Sky Wildlife has a zero-tolerance policy on fake reviews.

Thank you for posting a Wildlife Review. It will appear live after Blue Sky Wildlife approves it.

Please fill all the fields.

Expand/Close
Why book with Wild Doñana?

We are a progressive young company having several years of experience guiding and a vast local knowledge of the region. We love our land and love how wilderness, history and traditions come all together in this corner of Spain.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.


0.5 Day

Price & Availability

From
EUR40 / per person
This tour is operated by: Wild Doñana
4.96 based on 8 reviews

Quick Enquiry Form

Operator Review Summary

4.96 Based on 8 reviews
Tours
Wildlife
Guides
Conservation
Location
Value

Tour Facts

  • Southwestern Spain
  • Available Daily
  • Half Day Trip
  • Birds
  • 1 to 10 pax
  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Leisurely
  • English, French, Portuguese & Spanish
  • Málaga Airport
  • Málaga Airport
Join the Community

Sign up to our newsletter to get news, special offers and fascinating articles.

close-link