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North Birding Tours

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Porto 4400, Portugal
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If you are coming to visit Porto don’t miss the opportunity to explore some wildlife and see some birds with The North Birding Tours! Our tours provide you pick up and drop off at your accommodation in Porto, 2 private local guides, a bird notebook and a traditional Portuguese lunch. By joining us you will be also contributing for a local non-governmental organization which works for the preservation of natural plants and wildlife in the natural parks of the north of Portugal. Together with our guides and our Local Birdwatching expert and wildlife photographer Carlos rio, we will make sure you have a great day!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Porto 4400, Portugal
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Great bird watching tour with local guide Carlos who knew where the birds were & how to identify them. Nuno was a great driver & translator when required. Good bird list from the day with mainly wet land species with only a couple of sites...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

This was just a lovely experience! I was always curious about birds, but not being an expert myself, i was afraid that i would not manage to enjoy the tour so much. I could not be more wrong! João drove me from Porto (Such a...More

Thank nunogaio10
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Carlos is amasing, i went this tour with one of my friends, we really enjoyed it. Carlos is so kind, he shows and explains every detail of birds. We went very nice places and Carlos showed birds on his book that we didnt see that...More

Thank Selen D
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Hey folks, Portugal is a bird-lovers paradise!! So many different climate zones and ecosystems and protected nature areas make Portugal a must-visit for birders, birdwatchers, and lovers of nature in general. We were loving our time in Porto. We were ecstatic to find North Birding...More

Thank MeaningfulTrip
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great day birding at the esposende nature reserve on the 4th October. I would fully recommend this day tour to anyone interested in birds and wildlife whether you are an expert or a novice. We spent the day with our guide Carlos...More

1  Thank Daniel M
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

My bird guide Carlos Rio from North Birding Tours and I. Not a big species day at first due to morning fog, Autumn is just starting here in Porto. We did manage to see some great birds and enjoy time in the morning fog with...More

Thank Roniq3
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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We spent a delightful day birding in the Parque Litoral North just north of Porto. Our guides Carlos and Fredericko were very knowledgeable and personable. Even though the weather was not so kind, Carlos and Fred ensured we saw lots of great birds. They took...More

2  Thank Mary B
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

Carlos Rio and his son-in-law met my family and me early in the morning in front of our hostel in Faõ. We were able to spot some interesting species right off the bat, notably an Egyptian Goose, Canada Goose, and a Reseated Spoonbill. Carlos and...More

3  Thank Zac F
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

It was a fantastic experience, a great trip in great locations. A big compliment to Carlos (our tour guide) for his dedication and effort and North birding tours administration for being so kind and professional...

1  Thank yurip39
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Reviewed 6 May 2016

For photographic, wildlife and bird watching enthusiasts, this is a dream drive. Carlos Rio is a very friendly person with very advanced knowledge about birds. In the estuary of the river cávado in Fão we observe many birds in the splendor of the purest nature,...More

1  Thank Isaura R
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Birding tour from Porto Pick up at your hotel in Porto Meet our host Drive to Parque Litoral North in a 4x4 Meet our local guide (one of the best guides of birdwatching in Portugal ) Carlos Rio More than 180 different... More
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