Bird watching Gandia is an excellent outdoors activity which might be combined with pleasant baths all year around in the wonderful Gandia Beach. Gandia is located in the seashore of the Mediterranean sea, South of Valencia province and it has an outstanding number of sun hours per year, more than 3000 hours. Its strategic location makes Gandia an interesting place to stay and do daily bird watching trips to the surroundings. Good value for money apartments can be rented during all year.
Our Bird watching Gandia option offers a combination of local tours and free days to relax on the beach or to do some sightseeing in Gandia or Valencia.
Our coastal marshes tours; Albufera de Valencia and Pego Marshes offers you a good number of dazzling species such as Collared Pratincole, Squacco, Purple and Night Heron, Little Bittern, Purple Swamphen, Marsh Harrier, Booted Eagle, Moustached, Great Read, Cetti’s and Savi’s Warbler, Bluethroat, Penduline Tit, Green and Wood Sandpiper, etc.
The Harbour is also an excellent place to observe the endangered Balearic Shearwater, Audouin’s Gull, Mediterranean Gull, Gannet, Sandwich Tern, Sanderlings, Kingfisher and occasionally Great and Artic Skua. In the nearby mountains, we can find species such as Dartford, Subalpine, Melodious, Bonelli’s and Sardinian Warbler. In the rocky walls and crags breeds the Black Wheatear, Crag Martin, Blue Rock Thrush and Alpine Swifts. In winter, small parties of Alpine Accentors can be found.
Furthermore, in less than two hours driving is located one of the best stepps areas in East Spain. There we will look out for Great and Little Bustard, Calandra, Lesser Short-toed and Short-toed Lark, Thekla Lark, Greater Flamingo, White-headed Duck, Lesser Kestrel, etc.
Finally, we cannot overlook the local cuisine, tasteful paellas and fideuas (noodles with seafood) are waiting for you after each Bird watching Gandia tour.
Please, if you need any more information, please do not hesitate to contact us.
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