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Birdwatching Lisbon

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Tagus Estuary Tour with RUI

Rui has again come through with a wonderful journey exploring the bird life of the Tagus Estuary... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Fantastic half-day birding near Lisbon

Booked a half-day tour. Before the trip Rui established my target birds and my interest in seeing... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
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Birdwatching Lisbon is specialized in organizing and guiding birdwatching tours from Lisbon. Our tours are available all year round on request and include door to door transportation, guiding by experienced field ornithologists, use of optical...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Estrada da Luz n0 26, Lisbon 1600-159, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rui has again come through with a wonderful journey exploring the bird life of the Tagus Estuary. He is extremely informative and and his passion is infectious. He truly loves birds and is excited to share his knowledge. He was very responsive to emails and...More

Thank Gscutter
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Booked a half-day tour. Before the trip Rui established my target birds and my interest in seeing as many species as possible. He picked me up from the hotel at 7:30 and I then had the best half-day's birding I can remember. Rui's expert local...More

Thank FamilyManHerts
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Contacted Rui via email (he was very responsive) and we set up a birding tour of the Tagus estuary. Rui was not available to guide this tour so Carlos was our guide. He was very knowledgeable and experienced. Even though the spring migration was almost...More

Thank profman_2002
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Rui lived up to all of his reviews. He worked very hard to ensure our group got to see the birds on each of our ‘wish lists.’ I was very impressed with his genuine passion and energy throughout the entire trip to ensure I got...More

Thank FLscubagal
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Rui will pick you up from your hotel and within half an hour you are spotting numerous species of land and water birds around old sat pans by the Tagus estuary. We got 70-80 species thanks to Rui's excellent spotting skills. He also makes it...More

1  Thank AlanOliver21
Reviewed 3 April 2018

The first star goes for enthusiasm plus. Wow, what energy our guide Rui had and he kept ours up too during our day and a half of birding. We've been guided before by people who are knowledgeable but lacking in enthusiasm. Not a good day....More

Thank jazzie F
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We had a superb day of birdwatching with Rui in the Tagus Estuary and surrounding area. Rui is a very skilled and knowledgeable birdwatcher and we saw a terrific number of species including a fantastic sight of an osprey carrying a fish. He is very...More

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 12 March 2018

I was visiting Lisbon for a conference and requested a one day trip on the 3rd of March 2018. The weather forecast predicted thunderstorms and the predictions came true! I was keen to persevere and Riu unhesitatingly took me along. We managed to see 76...More

2  Thank Shalini2018
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Our guide, Rui, was the perfect guide for me, my husband, and my 10-year old birder son. He picked us up where we were staying, provided binoculars, took us to great sites, and helped us find almost 70 species. He was wonderfully enthusiastic, and loves...More

Thank LucyLucy2007
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Excellent experience with an very knowledgeable and friendly guide called RUI. Despite of the fog that day we saw 60 species. Nothing was too much trouble and we ended up spending two and half extra hours with RUI on the reserve. Would highly recommend it...More

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