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Tarifa Birding Tours

25 reviews
#50 of 95 Tours in Tarifa
About Tarifa Birding Tours
We offer you the opportunity to discover the birds in the Strait of Gibraltar. With our specialized guides you can calmly admire thousands of birds migrating from Europe to Africa, or actively look for the rarest species on the continent. We will share with you the most accurate information regarding the natural history of our environment, and strive to make your visit a most rewarding experience.
Tarifa, Spain
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Reviewed February 14, 2018

Our 4-day birding tour with Javier Elorriaga was the highlight of our visit to Spain. First off, my husband is not a birder, and Javi managed to engage him so that he thoroughly enjoyed himself. For instance, we ended up hiking on private land along...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Harvey S
Reviewed July 10, 2015

Myself and two friends had a weeks birding in the Tarifa area in September 2013. Yeray Seminario was recommended to me by Stephen Daly of Andalucian Bird Guides for a days introductory guideing in the area. He was more than excellent, he was outstanding! Most...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank ronruth2015
Reviewed October 14, 2014

We spent a day birdspotting in mid September. Javi, our guide, was very friendly and unbelievably knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the local birds and wildlife. Highlight was looking up to what must have been over 100 raptors, circling in the sky as they prepared for...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank Caroline R
Reviewed July 20, 2014

I had a short visit to Tarifa at the beginning of April. To save time and to have the best of the visit I contacted Javier Elorriaga which proved to be an excellent choice. Javi's English is excellent. He has a vast knowledge in orhithology...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank HelsinkiHeikki_H
Reviewed July 11, 2014

Don´t waste your time trying to find birds in the Tarifa area on your own! Yes you will undoubtedly see a number of species as the area is marvellous, particularly during migration periods, but you will do far, far better if you spend the day...More

Date of experience: February 2014
2  Thank Gaelic_nomad
Reviewed June 27, 2014

We went birding this week with Yaray- he was awesome. We are very green to birding and had 2 children (ages 5 and 10) with us and he was patient, informative and his love for birds was contagious. We all returned with so much knowledge...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank lisaan1014
Reviewed June 9, 2014

My parents & I just had a few hours to bird w/ Javi Elorriga last month & I very much regret that I didn't have more. His English is excellent, his is very personable & his ornithology knowledge is superb. In the very short time...More

Date of experience: May 2014
3  Thank eidothea1
Reviewed June 5, 2014

My husband, daughter, and I were touring Southern Spain in May 2014, and my daughter booked a half day birding tour with Javi Elorriaga. I wish we could have spent more time with Javi. His knowledge and expertise of the birding community is superb. As...More

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank Judy H
Reviewed May 10, 2014

Seven of our party went for a morning of birding, through lovely countryside. Our guide Manuel was extremely knowledgeable, quick at seeing the birds, and generous with his time and his telescope. We saw many different birds - raptors, waders, a little owl, and lots...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank 31EdwardB
Reviewed April 18, 2014

Part of a group of five, we spent 4 days with Javi Elorriaga and each one was spectacular. Javi is an extremely knowledgable and expert avian researcher, as well as being knowledgeable about the area's flora and fauna and history. While we live less than...More

Date of experience: April 2014
2  Thank Deb C
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