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Environmental Education Centre of Vale Goncalinho

Herdade do Vale Goncalinho, Castro Verde 7781-909, Portugal
+351 286 328 309
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At last we have seen a Bustard!

Having spent many days of various holidays searching for the elusive Bustard, my husband and... read more

Reviewed December 14, 2017
Emma O
via mobile
Great work being done here

We visited the centre as part of a birdwatching trip to the area. The walks were sensational with... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2017
Richard A
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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“bustard” (3 reviews)
“birdwatching” (2 reviews)
“lark” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Herdade do Vale Goncalinho, Castro Verde 7781-909, Portugal
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+351 286 328 309
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Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

Having spent many days of various holidays searching for the elusive Bustard, my husband and therefore by default, I too have finally seen not just one but lots in the fields around this centre. The member of staff who showed us around was very knowledgeable...More

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Reviewed March 27, 2017

We visited the centre as part of a birdwatching trip to the area. The walks were sensational with cracking views of Great Bustard, Lesser Kestrel, Calandra Lark and Fan-tailed warbler. Because of changes to the local road layout, it was slightly difficult to find, but...More

Thank Richard A
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Reviewed March 24, 2016

If you are new to birdwatching in the Castro Verde area it is worth visiting the centre, they can provide useful information on birdwatching sites and there is a good walking trail (one of very few we could find) which provides some great birding watching...More

Thank CareySJC
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christodd870
March 25, 2017|
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Response from AndrewGregory190725 |
Near the supermarket at the north end of Castro Verde turn off the main road at the roundabout and turn left to join the road that runs parallel to the main road which will then take you to the entrance. The old access from... More
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