Wildlife Holidays and tours with Iberian Wildlife Tours
    Iberian Wildlife Tours in Spain and Portugal - for the wildlife holiday or natural history tour of a lifetime
Picos de Europa: Daily Wildlife Walks • Spanish Festoon Special • Spain – the Grand Tour! • Spring Butterflies and Moths Weekend • 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 Castilla y León birding tours: Tailor-made Birdwatching Trips • Dragonfly and Butterfly Watching in C Spain • Spain – the Grand Tour! • Segovia, Gredos + Extremadura Gredos birding trips: Tailor-made wildlife watching trips • Dragonfly and Butterfly watching in C Spain • Spain – the Grand Tour! • Segovia, Gredos + Extremadura Pyrenees & pre-Pyrenees wildlife tours: Spanish Pyrenees & Belchite • Wildlife of the Aragonese Pyrenees • Northern Spain : Wallcreepers and Cranes in Aragón Belchite & Ebro steppes birding: Spanish Pyrenees & Belchite • Northern Spain : Wallcreepers and Cranes in Aragón Aragón birding tours: Northern Spain : Wallcreepers and Cranes in Aragón Catalonia wildlife tours: Walking and wildlife in the eastern Pyrenees • Late summer in the Catalan Pyrenees Madrid birding tours: Tailor-made Birdwatching Trips • Dragonfly & Butterfly Watching in C Spain • Birding in Madrid & La Mancha Extremadura wildlife tours: Coto Doñana & Extremadura: the best of SW Spain in spring • Extremadura in spring: in Spain's secret wilderness • Springtime in Extremadura • Spain – the Grand Tour! • Segovia, Gredos + Extremadura • Dragonfly and Butterfly watching in C Spain • Dragonflies, Birds & Butterflies in Extremadura • Extremadura in autumn: in Spain's secret wilderness • Extremadura : Winter birding bonanza! • Tailor-made birdwatching trips La Mancha wildlife tours: Tailor-made birdwatching trips • Birding in Madrid & La Mancha Andalucia wildlife tours: Early Summer in South-west Spain • Autumn in Andalucía Andalucia wildlife tours: Coto Doñana & Extremadura: the best of SW Spain in spring • Spain - the Grand Tour! •  Iberian Lynx, Sierra de Andújar & Doñana Andalucia wildlife tours: Spain – the Grand Tour! • Early Summer in South-west Spain • Strait of Gibraltar (W Europe's main bird migration funnel) • Autumn in Andalucía Canary Islands wildlife tours: Spring in the Western Canaries • Canary Islands : endemic land birds, seabirds and other wildlife Wildlife tours in Navarra: Moon Moths and Monkey Orchids Wildlife tours in Catalunya: Nature week in L'Empordà Catalonia Natural History Tours: Nature week in the pre-Pyrenees Castilla y León wildlife tours: Natural History of the Picos de Europa and Páramos of Northern Castile Andalucia wildlife tours: Iberian Lynx, Sierra de Andújar & La Mancha Read about Teresa Farino Read about John Muddeman Read about Mike Lockwood

Wildlife holidays for 2017

Wildlife Tours for 2017

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
Spanish Festoon Special
An early-spring tour at the foot of the snow-capped Picos de Europa, designed to coincide with the peak flight period of our Spanish Festoons
Teresa Farino 29 Mar – 03 Apr Iberian Wildlife Tours
Spain - the Grand Tour!
A comprehensive birding tour of Spain from the Strait of Gibraltar to the glorious Picos de Europa mountains
John Muddeman 29 Apr – 12 May Iberian Wildlife Tours and Sunbird Tours
Spring Butterflies and Moths Weekend
Five nights at the perfect time for an outstanding assemblage of Lepidoptera in the Picos de Europa, with a first-rate helping of orchids, birds and other spring wildlife on the side
Teresa Farino 11 – 16 May Iberian Wildlife Tours
Natural History of the Picos de Europa & Páramos of Northern Castile
A two-base holiday to observe the fabulous mid-summer diversity of birds, butterflies & moths, dragonflies and wildflowers of northern Spain
Teresa Farino 04 – 13 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 03 – 10 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 20 – 25 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
Spain - the Grand Tour!
A comprehensive birding tour of Spain from the Strait of Gibraltar to the glorious Picos de Europa mountains
John Muddeman 29 Apr – 12 May Iberian Wildlife Tours and Sunbird Tours
Segovia, Gredos + Extremadura
bespoke tour in search of rare birds and another wildlife of C Spain
John Muddeman 24 – 29 May; Private tour Iberian Wildlife Tours
Natural History of the Picos de Europa & Páramos of Northern Castile
A two-base holiday to observe the fabulous mid-summer diversity of birds, butterflies & moths, dragonflies and wildflowers of northern Spain
Teresa Farino 04 – 13 Jul Iberian Wildlife Tours
Trip name Leader Date More information

Aragon

Trip name Leader Date More information
Spain - the Grand Tour!
A comprehensive birding tour of Spain from the Strait of Gibraltar to the glorious Picos de Europa mountains
John Muddeman 29 Apr – 12 May Iberian Wildlife Tours and Sunbird Tours
Spanish Pyrenees & Belchite
a wealth of birds, including Wallcreeper, Lammergeier & Dupont's Lark, plus butterflies & flowers in the high Pyrenees and Ebro steppes
John Muddeman 17 – 23 Jun Iberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours
Wildlife of the Aragonese Pyrenees
A wealth of flowers, butterflies and birds in the Benasque valley, amid spectacular landscapes at the foot of the highest peak in the Pyrenees
Teresa Farino 20 – 27 Jun Iberian Wildlife Tours
Northern Spain : Wallcreepers and Cranes in Aragón
plus a fine selection of other birds and a mammal or two!
John Muddeman 03 – 09 Dec 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
Nature week in L'Empordà
the best of Catalan birding at peak migration time
Mike Lockwood 08 – 12 May Iberian Wildlife Tours & Hostal Casa Clara
Nature week in the pre-Pyrenees
an all-round wildlife experience with an emphasis on dragonflies and butterflies
Mike Lockwood 05 – 10 Jun Iberian Wildlife Tours & Casa Leonardo
Late summer in the Catalan Pyrenees
Dragonflies, butterflies and other wildlife, especially Orthoptera, of La Cerdanya and the Cadí-Moixeró natural park
Teresa Farino 05 – 12 Sep 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

Extremadura

Trip name Leader Date More information
Birdwatching trips in Extremadura
John Muddeman All year round Iberian Wildlife Tours
Coto Doñana & Extremadura: the best of SW Spain in spring
in search of a wealth of wildlife and landscape contrasts in the marshes and coasts of Doñana & steppes and mountains of Extremadura
John Muddeman 25 – 31 Mar Iberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours
Extremadura in spring: in Spain's secret wilderness
A week looking for the remarkable variety of raptors, early summer and late winter migrants, and the resident steppe birds, including displaying Great Bustards, as well as orchids and other flora of this beautiful region
John Muddeman 01 – 08 Apr The Travelling Naturalist
Springtime in Extremadura
A profusion of flora, invertebrates, reptiles & amphibians and birds in the environs of the Monfragüe National Park and the Llanos de Cáceres
Teresa Farino 29 Apr – 06 May Iberian Wildlife Tours
Spain - the Grand Tour!
A comprehensive birding tour of Spain from the Strait of Gibraltar to the glorious Picos de Europa mountains
John Muddeman 29 Apr – 12 May Iberian Wildlife Tours and Sunbird Tours
Segovia, Gredos + Extremadura
bespoke tour in search of rare birds and another wildlife of C Spain
John Muddeman 24 – 29 May; Private tour 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 23 – 30 Sep The Travelling Naturalist
Extremadura : Winter birding bonanza!
come and enjoy the remarkable number and variety of wintering birds in Extremadura – 120 thousand+ Common Cranes can't be wrong!
John Muddeman Late Oct – Feb; Please enquire Iberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours

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

Andalucia

Trip name Leader Date More information
Iberian Lynx, Sierra de 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 28 Jan – 04 Feb

21 – 28 Oct
Travelling Naturalist and Iberian Wildlife Tours
Coto Doñana & Extremadura: the best of SW Spain in spring
in search of a wealth of wildlife and landscape contrasts in the marshes and coasts of Doñana & steppes and mountains of Extremadura
John Muddeman 25 – 31 Mar Iberian Wildlife Tours and Spainbirds Nature Tours
Spain - the Grand Tour!
A comprehensive birding tour of Spain from the Strait of Gibraltar to the glorious Picos de Europa mountains
John Muddeman 29 Apr – 12 May Iberian Wildlife Tours and Sunbird Tours
Early Summer in South-west Spain
Late-spring wildflowers, butterflies, dragonflies, birds and a wealth of other wildlife in the sand-dunes, lagoons and limestone mountains of western Andalucía
Teresa Farino 08 – 15 June 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 16 – 22 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 11 – 19 Oct Iberian Wildlife Tours

Canary Islands

Trip name Leader Date More information
Wildlife of 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 07 – 15 Mar Iberian Wildlife Tours
Canary Islands : endemic land birds, seabirds and other wildlife
discover the unique variety of endemic land birds, breeding seabirds, and a fascinating range of endemic reptiles, butterflies and other wildlife, including cetaceans
John Muddeman 20 – 27 Jul Iberian Wildlife Tours

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