This is our 2-days short birding break in Dobrudja, with target on Red-breasted Geese and other winter birds, with an excellent guide, starting from Tulcea, Bucharest or Constanta. Discover the winter birds of Dobrudja in two days of guided tour. +150 species of birds are here during winter time.
The meeting hour will be agreed at least 2 days before. The guide is available starting with 5:00 AM if the departure is from Bucharest, if you agree with this hour, you’ll have more time for birding. If the departure is from Constanta or Tulcea, the departure hour can be at 6:00. Of course, it’s your time, you can set the hour of departure as you wish (just let us know). The tour is done with a 4X4 car. You’ll head to Dobrudja best areas for Geese, we really want to check the stars, RBG, Red-breasted Geese, then you’ll target other species. The tour will include fields, grazing places, lakes for drinking / roosting, canals, seashore, marshland, steppe. All kinds of Dobrudja habitats. Daylight it's about 8 hours so we suggest you to bring a packed breakfast and lunch, to use the time at maximum for birding. The same for the next day. On request, we can bring also food. If you prefer cooked food, the guide knows some nice places. When light is gone, you’ll be lead to the accommodation.
You’ll start in the morning, at requested hour, and you’ll continue to discover the landscapes are also spectacular. The guide will take you to see different habitats than the previous day, to see different species of birds. When light is gone, you’ll be transferred to the requested place (in Bucharest, Constanta or Tulcea). The tour is ending on arrival.
Red-breasted Goose, White-fronted Goose, Lesser White-fronted Goose, Greylag Goose, Whooper Swan, Bewick’s Swan, Red-crested Pochard, Tufted Duck & other ducks, Mergus (3 sp), Slavonian Grebe, Dalmatian Pelican, Pygmy Cormorant, Eurasian Bittern, White-tailed Eagle, Marsh & Hen Harriers, Common, Long-legged, Rough-legged Buzzards, Merlin, Peregrine & Saker Falcons, Yellow-legged, Caspian and Pallas’s Gulls, Long-eared & Short-eared Owls, all Woodpeckers, all larks and many other.
What is included?
- Pick up from Bucharest or Constanta or Tulcea.
- Accommodation for 1 night in 3-star hotel or guesthouse in Dobrudja
- Bottled water
- Guide, English language
- Binocular (borrowed) if needed
What is not included?
- International Medical, Travel or Goods Insurance Coverage
- Soda and Alcohol Drinks.
- Services of personal nature (telephone calls, laundry, etc.)
We have a team of professional birding guides with experience in this domain since 2004. We have local guides from the Danube Delta and Dobrudja, they know the places very well, where and when to search for specific target species. We have very good accommodation and meals on all our programs All our boats and cars are safe, very well technical fitted. We have original programs, created and developed by us. Our programs have a fixed price (no hidden charges). We are constantly on the field, we know what changes every day, where birds and animals are. More then Birds, our guides can help you to discover also beautiful landscapes, mammals, insects and plants (wildflowers).
Personal Equipment Being an outdoor tour, which involves traveling by land, you need good personal equipment. It should contain: Waterproof clothes Clothes according to the season Hiking boots/shoes The color of the clothes is also very important. Please bring your clothes in colors more natural, as close to the colors of nature surrounding. The camouflage pattern on brown is best. If clothes come in red, yellow or other colors of the city you will certainly not go too close to wildlife. Binocular (if you don’t have, we can borrow you one)