Private birding tour to Seville countryside: the land of the bustards

Osuna, Spain
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Tour Type: Full day
COST
Group Size Cost Per Person
1 $230
2 $130
3 $95
4 $75
ADD-ONS
ADD-ONS
Pick-up from El Rocío
$50
DESCRIPTION

Osuna´s and La Lantejuela countryside is located in the East corner of Seville county. This is one of the most important areas for steppeland birds in all Andalusia. The landscape is plain and rolling occupied mostly by cereal and olive groves. In addition, there are plenty of seasonal lagoons.

Ornithological interest

This area offers a very rich diversity of birds, gathering typical birds from steppe with some other waterfowl in close proximity.

Some of the most distinguished steppeland species are Great BustardLittle BustardBlack Shouldered KiteBlack-bellied SandgrouseEuropean Roller and the Lesser Kestrel.

Among the wetland birds the Greater Flamingo is usual but the most wanted bird is the White-headed Duck.

Route

We will drive along minor roads between the best areas for the steppeland birds and to the most interesting lagoons, like La Ballestera and Calderón Grande.Of special interest is the  Gobierno´s lake, because of the artificial water irrigation which does not drain in the summer time.

FEATURES
  • Use of binoculars and scope
  • Bird checklist
  • Accident insurance
  • Drinking water
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Notes

Free pick up from Seville city or locally. 

Cancellation Policy
  • Full refund if canceled within 24 hours of booking and more than 2 days prior to start of the tour. Otherwise, the following cancellation policy applies.
    Moderate Full refund if canceled 30 days or more prior to the day of the tour. 50% refund if canceled between 14 and 29 days prior to the day of the tour. 25% refund if canceled between 4 and 13 days prior to the day of the tour. Non-refundable if canceled less than 4 days prior to the day of the tour. A cancellation fee of 3% of the total tour cost is deducted from the refund upon cancellation.
Tour Guide
Vicent Esteller
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