Wildlife Holidays and tours with Iberian Wildlife Tours
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Picos de Europa: Daily Wildlife Walks • Picos de Europa, Pyrenees + Belchite steppes • A Feast of Flowers • Picos de Europa • Natural History of the Picos de Europa and Páramos of Northern Castile • A Family Wildlife Holiday in the Picos de Europa • Autumn Moth Weekend in the Picos de Europa Pyrenees & pre-Pyrenees wildlife tours: Picos de Europa, Pyrenees & Belchite steppes • Wallcreepers and Cranes in Aragón Belchite & Ebro steppes birding: Picos de Europa, Pyrenees + Belchite steppes • Wallcreepers and Cranes in Aragón Aragón birding tours: Wallcreepers and Cranes in Aragón Castilla y León birding tours: Tailor-made Birdwatching Trips • Dragonfly and Butterfly Watching in C Spain Gredos birding trips: Tailor-made wildlife watching trips • Dragonfly and Butterfly watching in C Spain • Extremadura + Gredos Catalonia wildlife tours: Walking and wildlife in the eastern Pyrenees • Wildlife of the Catalan Pyrenees Madrid birding tours: Tailor-made Birdwatching Trips • Dragonfly & Butterfly Watching in C Spain • Birding in Madrid & La Mancha • C Spain birding Extremadura wildlife tours: C Spain birding • Doñana, Extremadura + Gredos • Extremadura + Gredos • Springtime in Extremadura • Dragonfly and Butterfly watching in C Spain • Dragonflies, Birds & Butterflies in Extremadura • Extremadura in autumn: in Spain's secret wilderness • Extremadura at Christmas • Tailor-made birdwatching trips La Mancha wildlife tours: Tailor-made birdwatching trips • Birding in Madrid & La Mancha • C Spain birding Andalucia wildlife tours: Iberian Lynx weekend (Andújar) • Iberian Lynx Quest (Andújar + Doñana) Andalucia wildlife tours: The Sierra de Grazalema • Autumn in Andalucía Andalucia wildlife tours: Strait of Gibraltar (W Europe's main bird migration funnel) • Autumn in Andalucía Andalucia wildlife tours: Iberian Lynx Quest (Andújar + Doñana) • Doñana, Extremadura + Gredos Canary Islands wildlife tours: Canary Islands (East + West) • Spring in the Western Canaries • Canary Islands (Tenerife + La Gomera) Wildlife tours in Navarra: Moon Moths and Monkey Orchids Wildlife tours in Catalunya: Walking and wildlife in the eastern Pyrenee Catalonia Natural History Tours: Catalonia wildlife tours: Walking and wildlife in the eastern Pyrenee Castilla y León wildlife tours: Natural History of the Picos de Europa and Páramos of Northern Castile Andalucia wildlife tours: Wildlife of Almería Read about Teresa Farino Read about John Muddeman Read about Mike Lockwood

Wildlife holidays for 2018

Wildlife Tours for 2018

Our wildlife tour destinations this year, including those we run in conjunction with other operators, are shown on the map on the right. To find out more, simply click on the coloured region on this map or on the individual tour titles in the list below. If you're interested in joining one of our tours, or have any further queries, please feel free to contact us.

Throughout Spain

Trip name Leader Date More information
Birding and Wildlife Tours around Spain
Tailor-made 4+ day birding or natural history packages for individuals, couples, larger groups, clubs or associations
John MuddemanSeasonal options; Please enquireIberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours
Birdwatching trips in central Spain
Tailor-made 1/2-day to 3-day trips in search of bustards, eagles, vultures and much, much more! Madrid, Extremadura, Castilla La Mancha, Castilla y León or Andújar
John MuddemanAll year roundIberian Wildlife Tours

Picos de Europa

Trip name Leader Date More information
Wildlife Walks in the Picos de Europa
Daily excursions in search of birds, butterflies, wildflowers and any other wildlife that might cross our path
Teresa Farino All year round Iberian Wildlife Tours
Picos de Europa, Pyrenees + Belchite steppes
Bespoke birdwatching tour covering the Picos de Europa, W Pyrenees and Belchite areas for a variety of range-restricted species
John Muddeman 23 – 30 Apr Iberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours
A Feast of Flowers
Orchids and other botanical treasures of the Picos de Europa, plus a good helping of other wildlife
Teresa Farino 09 – 16 Jun Iberian Wildlife Tours
Picos de Europa
A late spring tour to the magnificent mountains of the Cantabrian Cordillera, combining birds, butterflies and flowers
John Muddeman 18 – 24 Jun Spainbirds Nature Tours
Natural History of the Picos de Europa & Páramos of Northern Castile
A two-base holiday to investigate the fabulous mid-summer diversity of butterflies & moths, dragonflies, birds and wildflowers of northern Spain
Teresa Farino 03 – 12 Jul Iberian Wildlife Tours
A family wildlife holiday in the Picos de Europa
Introduce your children to the animals and plants of the spectacular mountains of northern Spain this summer
Teresa Farino 02 – 09 Aug Iberian Wildlife Tours
Autumn Moth Weekend in the Picos de Europa
A five-night stay in a superb locality for nocturnal lepidoptera, with daily excursions in search of butterflies, orthoptera and other wildlife
Teresa Farino 06 – 11 Sep Iberian Wildlife Tours

Castilla y Leon

Trip name Leader Date More information
Birdwatching trips in Castilla y León John Muddeman All year round Iberian Wildlife Tours
Dragonfly and Butterfly watching in C Spain
Custom-made day trips and short tours in the Regions of Madrid, Castilla y León and Extremadura
John Muddeman May – Sep; Please enquire Iberian Wildlife Tours
Extremadura + Gredos
From the hot lowland steppes of Extremadura to the montane scrublands of the beautiful Gredos mountains in search of their abundant birds and rich wildlife
John Muddeman 21 – 27 May Spainbirds Nature Tours
Natural History of the Picos de Europa & Páramos of Northern Castile
A two-base holiday to investigate the fabulous mid-summer diversity of butterflies & moths, dragonflies, birds and wildflowers of northern Spain
Teresa Farino 03 – 12 Jul Iberian Wildlife Tours
Trip name Leader Date More information

Aragon

Trip name Leader Date More information
Picos de Europa, Pyrenees + Belchite steppes
Bespoke birdwatching tour covering the Picos de Europa, W Pyrenees and Belchite areas for a variety of range-restricted species
John Muddeman 23 – 30 Apr Iberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours
Wallcreepers and Cranes in Aragón
plus a fine selection of other birds and a mammal or two!
John Muddeman 02 – 08 Dec The Travelling Naturalist

Catalonia

Trip name Leader Date More information
Walking and wildlife in the eastern Pyrenees
wildlife through the seasons: choose your date or your subject and get in touch
Mike Lockwood All year round Iberian Wildlife Tours
Wildlife of the Catalan Pyrenees
Wildflowers, butterflies, birds & dragonflies of La Cerdanya, undoubtedly one Spain's most diverse wildlife hotspots
Teresa Farino 20 – 27 Jun Iberian Wildlife Tours

Madrid

Trip name Leader Date More information
Birdwatching trips in Madrid John Muddeman All year round Iberian Wildlife Tours
Dragonfly and Butterfly watching in C Spain
Custom-made day trips and short tours in the Regions of Madrid, Castilla y León and Extremadura
John Muddeman May – Sep; Please enquire Iberian Wildlife Tours
Birding in Madrid & La Mancha
Eagles, Bustards, Cranes and Culture!
John Muddeman Oct – Mar; Please enquire Iberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours
C Spain birding
Bespoke tour to Madrid, Extremadura and La Mancha to search for its rarer birds
John Muddeman 20 – 22 Mar; Private tour Iberian Wildlife Tours

Extremadura

Trip name Leader Date More information
Birdwatching trips in Extremadura
John Muddeman All year round Iberian Wildlife Tours
C Spain birding
Bespoke tour to Madrid, Extremadura and La Mancha to search for its rarer birds
John Muddeman 20 – 22 Mar; Private tour Iberian Wildlife Tours
Doñana, Extremadura + Gredos
Bespoke tour to complement the N Spain trip for the southern specialties
John Muddeman 03 – 11 May Spainbirds Nature Tours
Extremadura + Gredos
From the hot lowland steppes of Extremadura to the montane scrublands of the beautiful Gredos mountains in search of their abundant birds and rich wildlife
John Muddeman 21 – 27 May Spainbirds Nature Tours
Springtime in Extremadura
A profusion of birds, reptiles & amphibians, all manner of invertebrates and colourful wildflowers in the environs of the Monfragüe National Park & the Llanos de Cáceres
Teresa Farino
& Jeff Clarke
30 Apr – 7 May Iberian Wildlife Tours
Dragonfly and Butterfly watching in C Spain
Custom-made day trips and short tours in the Regions of Madrid, Castilla y León and Extremadura
John Muddeman May – Sep; Please enquire Iberian Wildlife Tours
Dragonflies, Birds & Butterflies in Extremadura
A terrific opportunity to watch and try to photograph these winged jewels in impressive surroundings
John Muddeman Jun – Jul;
Please enquire
Iberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours
Extremadura in autumn: in Spain's secret wilderness
A week looking for the remarkable variety of raptors, autumn migrants, and concentrations of resident steppe birds, including bustards and sandgrouse, of this beautiful region
John Muddeman 22 – 29 Sep The Travelling Naturalist
Extremadura at Christmas
John Muddeman 22 – 29 Dec The Travelling Naturalist

Castilla - La Mancha

Trip name Leader Date More information
Birdwatching trips in Castilla La Mancha John Muddeman All year round Iberian Wildlife Tours
Birding in Madrid & La Mancha
Eagles, Bustards, Cranes and Culture!
John Muddeman Oct – Mar; Please enquire Iberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours
C Spain birding
Bespoke tour to Madrid, Extremadura and La Mancha to search for its rarer birds
John Muddeman 20 – 22 Mar; Private tour Iberian Wildlife Tours

Andalucia

Trip name Leader Date More information
Iberian Lynx weekend (Andújar)
special long weekend trip for BBC Wildlife readers to the core area for the endangered Iberian Lynx
John Muddeman 19 – 22 Jan Wildlife Worldwide
Iberian Lynx Quest (Andújar + Doñana)
in search of Iberian Lynx and other mammals in the bird-rich mountains and lowlands of Andalucía, plus the wildlife of the woodlands, wetlands and estuarine habitats of Doñana and nearby coast
John Muddeman 27 Jan – 03 Feb

20 – 27 Oct
The Travelling Naturalist and Iberian Wildlife Tours
Wildlife of Almería
Butterflies and dragonflies, wildflowers, birds, reptiles and general natural history of the arid south-eastern corner of Spain
Teresa Farino 05 – 12 Apr Iberian Wildlife Tours
Doñana, Extremadura + Gredos
Bespoke tour to complement the N Spain trip for the southern specialties
John Muddeman 03 – 11 May Spainbirds Nature Tours
The Sierra de Grazalema
Late-spring wildflowers, butterflies, birds and a wealth of other wildlife in the limestone sierras of western Andalucía
Teresa Farino 30 May – 06 Jun Iberian Wildlife Tours
Strait of Gibraltar: W Europe's main bird migration funnel
a week-long celebration of the raptors and other migrant birds on migration as they head S to Africa
John Muddeman 15 – 21 SepIberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours
Autumn in Andalucía
An invertebrate extravaganza in Cádiz, SW Spain, with a helping of birds, reptiles, amphibians and autumn-flowering bulbs on the side
Teresa Farino 09 – 17 Oct Iberian Wildlife Tours

Canary Islands

Trip name Leader Date More information
Canary Islands (East + West)
a relaxed bespoke winter break to the central and eastern islands for their special birds and other wildlife
John Muddeman 07 – 14 Jan; Private tour

26 Jul – 02 Aug
Iberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours
Spring in the Western Canaries
Tenerife and La Gomera offer an exceptional diversity of wildflowers, butterflies, dragonflies, reptiles and birds, many of which are found nowhere else in the world
Teresa Farino 15 – 22 Mar Iberian Wildlife Tours
Canary Islands (Tenerife + La Gomera)
A short break to discover some of the remarakably varied habitats and wildlife delights of Tenerife and La Gomera in the central Canary Islands
John Muddeman 20 – 24 Jul The Travelling Naturalist

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