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Birdwatching Lisbon

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Estrada da Luz n0 26, Lisbon 1600-159, Portugal
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Great birding a short journey from the centre of Lisbon.

Rui will pick you up from your hotel and within half an hour you are spotting numerous species of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
AlanOliver21
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Five Stars

The first star goes for enthusiasm plus. Wow, what energy our guide Rui had and he kept ours up... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jazzie F
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Canandaigua
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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 equipment and field guides, and travel/accident insurances.
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“tagus estuary” (21 reviews)
“magpie” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Estrada da Luz n0 26, Lisbon 1600-159, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed March 12, 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

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Reviewed February 23, 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

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Reviewed January 29, 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

Thank DavidNeale
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Reviewed January 5, 2018

we spent half day watching birds close to Tagus with Rui. we saw a lot of types of birds . he was were polite and professional. a fantastic time!

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Reviewed November 10, 2017

Rui picked us up at our hotel and drove out of town to visit 4 sites in the Tagus estuary. I knew I was in good hands at the first stop when he jumped out of the car as excited as a kid. At end...More

Thank 209rick
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

Rui picked us up at our Lisbon Hotel. I was impressed from the start because he had researched where we lived, knew our skill level, and planned our trip accordingly. He showed us areas around Lisbon we would never have seen. He was very familiar...More

Thank cmworsham
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

I spent a half day bird watching together with Rui and it became a most interesting trip to the Setúbal side of the Tagus river. Rui is an extremely knowledgeable guide and we saw many kinds of birds and if I omit the more common...More

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