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Birds & Nature Tours

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Avenida do Brasil 112 20 Dto., Lisbon 1700-074, Portugal
+351 913 299 990
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Tagus Estuary Birding

We spent a half-day birding the Tagus Estuary area with Maria as our guide from Joao's Birds... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Liz F
Hendersonville, North Carolina
Eight days of great birding and travel in Portugal

My wife and I had a fine time birding and traveling with guide Helder Cardoso in the southern part... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Birds & Nature Tours is the first Portuguese company specifically dedicated to birds and birding tours.We offer you a wide variety of programmes, including guided birding tours, photographic tours, bird-dedicated courses and birding trips outside Portugal
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Avenida do Brasil 112 20 Dto., Lisbon 1700-074, Portugal
+351 913 299 990

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Reviewed yesterday

We spent a half-day birding the Tagus Estuary area with Maria as our guide from Joao's Birds & Nature Tours. If you are a birdwatcher this tour should be at the top of your list! We saw 54 species of birds, 11 of which were...More

Thank Liz F
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I had a fine time birding and traveling with guide Helder Cardoso in the southern part of Portugal (Tagus Estuary, Alcochete, Mertola, Tavira and many other points in the eight days). The hotels and restaurants were well chosen, and the pace of...More

Thank Sones27
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great tour with Elizabeth. Saw a good range of birds. Well organised with knowledgable friendly guide.

Thank Ali Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose a full days bird watching with Birds and Nature Tours after reviewing websites for guided bird watching in Europe. Lisbon is a stunning city and relatively inexpensive compared to the rest of Europe so I combined the days bird watching with a week...More

Thank bobV8668RL
Reviewed 1 week ago

On Oct 1, 2017, my wife and I(both recreational birders) spent a very productive half day with our Guide Betty around the Tagus River estuary. This was no ordinary 4 hour trip! We saw some 49 different bird species in 4 different habitats. Betty picked...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had an excellent day with Jaime. He was a very good guide with good communication skills and was fine company for the day. I’m very satisfied with the experience and would definitely bird with Jaime and Bird and Nature Tours again. The various sites...More

Thank canadabirder2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had such a fun day birding with Elizabeth(Betty) and Birds and Nature Tours. We saw 53 species. About 45 were new species for me. She's an excellent guide, very attentive and she really knows her birds. She was great at checking if I needed...More

2  Thank Roniq3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful 12 hpur day with Maria. She is very knowledgeable about birds in this area. She took us to several.places of different bird habitats tp ensure that we would see many varieties. We felt very fortunate to see and identify 60 different...More

2  Thank paspinwall
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Bird watching with Bernardo is brilliant! He is a very knowledgeable, enthusiastic and companiable guide. I have explored the Tagus and Sado estuaries and the Alentejo with him many times, 11 in total, in all seasons while in Lisbon on business. On every single trip...More

1  Thank Lizzie B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My daugter and I did a 1/2 day birdwatching tour with Bernardo in the Tagus Estuary. It was a lovely afternoon with gorgeous scenery and we saw over 50 kinds of birds. The highlight for me was a small owl that Bernardo spotted in a...More

1  Thank Trudy H
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20 October 2016|
Response from BBarreto | Property representative |
If you will be interested in a birdwatching tour, we can organize a tour during that period. Please inform us about the date and time. Please reply to my mail if possible: bernardo.barreto@birds.pt Thank you.
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17 April 2016|
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Response from Janet Emily B | Reviewed this property |
We spent the whole day in October E of Lisbon on the Tagus estuary, but I a friend went in spring last year inland from Lisbon to the hills. Depends on season and your interests but the guides are happy to advise if you... More