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Birdwatching has become more and more popular in the Algarve. This province in the south of Portugal is increasingly attractive to birders, because it has the richest avifauna of the country.
A total number of bird species have been recorded in the Algarve, including various seabirds, shorebirds, ducks, passarines, birds of prey and many others. All year round, you can find at least different species of birds in the Algarve. Online you can birdwatchinb find many Algarve birdwatching enthusiasts blogging about the amazing variety of bird species you can see in the Algarve.
Many bird birdwatchjng make these areas their home or use them in their migration routes. Birds and wildlife in general are strongly protected by law and not put in danger by local people, who in general have a high conscience about the preservation of natural species. You can see birds all over the Algarve, in natural parks as well as in cities. For example, in the old town of Faro, you can see many storks, making their nests on the top of churches and other algarce.
There is a rising number of visitors looking for discovering the birds of the Algarve. Consequently, birdwatching has become a small niche of the Algarve tourism.
Recently, the Algarve Tourism Board joined efforts with SPEA Sociedade Portuguesa par o Estudo das Aves to produce some guides for birdwatching, including a quick guide with interesting pictures and some descriptions, for a quick visual reconnaissance of the birds, as well as an excellent and more complete guide for birdwatching in the Algarve.
As you can find in this guide, there birdwagching several routes and excursions for birdwatching in the Algarve. With so many bird species visible throughout the year, you may find that deciding where to go on your birding holiday to the Algarve may be a bit overwhelming. In order to help you decide where to go, Aves de Portugal has published an interactive map with the birdwatching hotspots of the Algarve.
Moreover, SPEA made a map with recommended birdwatching hotspots.
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If you would ike more information about which marine birds can be found in Portugal, check out the following publication. More specifically, you can easily find the following bird species in the Algarve: If you would like to experience birdwatching in the Algarve guided by a highly experienced birder, we recommend Simon Wateswho is a professional birder near Lagos. He knows almost everyone in the Algarve birdwatching community, is happy to share his knowledge on birdwatching in the Algarve and is known for his contributions on the biggest birdwatching forum on the internet.
Another great guide is Georga German man who lives in the Algarve and has more than 30 years of birdwatching experience. Further east, based in Tavira, are June Taylor and Peter Dedicoat, known as Algarve Birdersboth of whom have many years experience birding in the Algarve and elsewhere. Other possibilities for a guided tour include seabird watching on boat trips around the coast of Sagres, birdwatching around Ria Formosa or seabird watching tours on demand. Or you can book a birdwatching tour online:.
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Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Birdwatching in the Algarve Birdwatching has become more and more popular in the Algarve. Where to go birdwatching in the Algarve With so many bird species visible throughout the year, you may find that deciding where to go on your birding holiday to the Algarve may be a bit overwhelming.
Bird species If you would ike more information about which marine birds can be found in Portugal, check out the following birdwatchinng.
Or you can alyarve a birdwatching tour online: Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.