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Birding Holidays

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Flat 40 17 | Navaconcejo Street 16, 10600 Plasencia, Spain
+34 669 79 53 10
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Highlight of my trip to Spain

Ricardo is a fantastic guide. Very knowledgeable and a pleasure to be with. He took my husband and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
CatherineinMiami
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Miami, Florida
Personal birding experience - wonderful!

After much research I came across Ricardo's Birding Tours and decided to go with him for a full day... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Max W
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Melbourne, Australia
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Birdwatching and Wildlife Tours in Extremadura, Spain. We also offer wildlife digital photography. Birding Holidays are based from our local area in Plasencia (Extremadura) and are suitable for all levels of experience.
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“bird guide” (3 reviews)
“two days” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Flat 40 17 | Navaconcejo Street 16, 10600 Plasencia, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ricardo is a fantastic guide. Very knowledgeable and a pleasure to be with. He took my husband and myself - both novice birders - on a full day private tour. We went to many different habitats and saw an incredible types of birds. He brought...More

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BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for sharing your time with me! I am glad for contributing to one of the best memories of your trip.See you soon

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After much research I came across Ricardo's Birding Tours and decided to go with him for a full day birding tour of Monfrague National Park and surrounding areas. I was certainly not disappointed and like many of the other's experiences, it was fantastic! Ricardo's knew...More

Thank Max W
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BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am glad you were not disappointed and that enjoyed your time. Thanks a lot!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two sessions of birding with Ricardo were well rewarded! A morning spent in Monfragüe was exceptionally good - seeing and observing 4 species of eagles (booted, golden, imperial and Bonelli’s), and 3 species of vultures (griffon, Egyptian and the black). Among the swifts, he pointed...More

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BirdingHolidays, Propietario at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your opinion! I'm glad, you enjoyed the tour. See you soon!

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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

I booked a full day and a night trip with Ricardo to get an introduction to the birdwatching possibilities in the Extremadura Natural Park. To say the trips were exceptional would not be an understatement. Ricardo’s knowledge, enthusiasm and drive to provide the best possible...More

Thank Peter D
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Ricardo M, Propietario at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2018

Thank you very much for your review. My best wishes

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Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

I just came back from a trip to Extremadura and was lucky to have Ricardo guide me for four days. We visites the steppes, rice fields, Monfragüe NP and the mountains. In total, we saw 128 species! Ricardo has excellent knowledge of the area and...More

Thank Roland B
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BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2018

Thank you. Great sharing your time with me.

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Reviewed January 8, 2018

What a pleasurable birding day we spent with Ricardo! He is very enthusiastic, accommodating and extremely knowledgable about the area and the birds. The highlight of the day for us was the sighting of a Little Owl, although the vultures were spectacular. He took us...More

Thank 44arleneg
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BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

A great pleasure to share a day of bird watching.Thank you very much.

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Reviewed December 18, 2017

My wife and I spent a whole day with Ricardo. He worked hard throughout the day to find the birds he believed would be available to us. Great success with Bustards (2 species) and Sandgrouse (2 species) being the birding highlights, but for aesthetic value...More

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BirdingHolidays, Propietario at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

Thank you for your kind words, it was a great pleasure sharing a fantastic day birding with you. Regards Ricardo

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Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

The one day tour was a wonderful experience. We went out to three locations and numerous birds, including rare finds such as pin-tailed sandgrouse and little bustard. Ricardo is extremely knowledgeable about all the birds and habitats if this region. A wonderful day! Thanks Ricardo

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BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2017

Thank you. Great to meet you!

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Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

Spent 2 days with Ricardo and had a fantastic experience. He catered well for both of us (me being a bit of a novice and mum having years of experience) providing us with lots of information and a outstanding time with the spotting of an...More

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BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2017

We were very lucky with the Imperial eagle...20 min sitting, drinking and having a bath...fantastic views! Thank you for your opinion.

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Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

We booked Ricardo on short notice for a days birding and he was very accommodating for our needs. It was forecasted to be a very hot day so we set off at 7 and covered the Steppes first with good sightings of both the pin...More

Thank Ngilai
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BirdingHolidays, Gerente at Birding Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Fortunately we have the mountains for the heat waves. Thank you very much for your opinion.

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