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Photography Tour

Our Photography Tour Spain is designed to photography a wide variety of iconic species during one week. During autumn and winter the light is perfect for photographing and raptors become more reliable.

 

Day 1 and 2: Valencia airport-Gallocanta (Photography tour in Spain)

Meet and welcome at Valencia airport and then head off to our rural hotel near the Gallocanta lagoon. After check in and if times allows, we will take landscape and wildlife shoots from our vehicle or in the open fields. The species we should see, includes large flocks of Cranes, Marsh Harrier, Hen Harrier, Red Kite, Wildfowl, Waders, etc.

During the evening, we will visit the photography hides we will use the following morning, and we will wait until dusk to photograph flying Cranes in the red sky. In addition, we will spend the following day taking close-up shoots of Cranes and other species from the hides. Capacity of 2 people/each.

 

 

 

Day 3: Gallocanta-Pre-Pyrenees (Photography tour in Spain)

Today, we will spend the morning visiting the surroundings of the lagoon photographing the landscape, villages, old buildings and wildlife we might encounter. Later, after lunch we will set off to our accommodation in the Pre-Pyrenees (4 h 40 min drive).

 

Day: 4, 5 and 6. Lammergeier, Golden Eagle and passerines hide (Photography tour in Spain)

We will spend the following 3 days photographing Lammergeiers (more than 12 birds have been seen together). Besides, Griffon Vulture and depending of the time of the year, Egyptian Vulture, Black Vulture and Black Kites might be seen. In addition, there is an excellent hide for Golden Eagle and a third one for passerines. In the passerines hide, we should be able to photography specialities such as Citril Finch, Crested Tit or Common Crossbills.

 

Day 7. Transfer to Barcelona airport (Photography tour in Spain)

Today we will travel to Barcelona airport after this intense photography tour. Depending on the schedule of the flights, we might spend a half morning photo session.

Tailor made photographic tours can be organized at any time.

Price of the Photography Tour in Spain:

1285  €/people (4-6 people)

Single supplement:  120 €

Flexible tailor made tours are also possible to photography in any of our hides. Please contact us.

What is included:
– Travel from Valencia airport/to Barcelona airport in modern, fully seat belted, air conditioned vehicles
– 6 Nights accommodation in a local hotel/rural house
– All meals included breakfast, picnic/ lunches and traditional Spanish evening meals
– Tour guided by a professional bird guide
– Basic travel insurance
– Fuel

 

What is not included:
– Air fare (Low cost companies operate daily flights to Valencia from several European airports)
– Drinks and other items of a personal nature
 

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