Travel

There are thousands of great birding hot-spots around the world. Find out which ones offer what you're looking for with our travel features.

Winter birding on Hokkaido

During the winter months, the Japanese hot-spot of Hokkaido provides unparalleled birding both day and night. Josh Jones visited in January...

30/03/2018

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A weekend in Kuwait

Josh Jones spent three days in Kuwait in January and returned thoroughly impressed by the country's winter birding opportunities.

17/02/2018

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Shelf ice between Jan Mayen and Spitsbergen. Photo: Birding Breaks.

North Atlantic Cruise

• 20-29 May 2018 • From €1,950 • Ivory Gull, Puffin, skuas and many more seabirds, plus cetaceans and polar mammals

03/12/2017

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Brown Fish Owl - Dominic Mitchell

Turkey

• New! Second departure: 23-28 June 2018 (first departure from 16-21 June now full) • £1,295 including international flights • Brown...

01/12/2017

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Snow Leopard

Mongolia

• 29 July-7 August 2018 • Approx £3,840 • Snow Leopard, Henderson’s Ground-jay, Altai Snowcock, Pallas's Sandgrouse, Güldenstädt's...

29/11/2017

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Azores Bullfinch. Photo: Dominic Mitchell.

Azores

• 8-17 October 2018 • £1,697 including flights • The endemic Azores Bullfinch, plus vagrant Nearctic wildfowl, waders and passerines

23/11/2017

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Rouget's Rail

Ethiopia

• 5-15 November 2018 • €2,795 • Thick-billed Raven, Wattled Ibis, Ethiopian Wolf and much more

14/11/2017

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Sri Lanka Grey Hornbill - an endemic

Sri Lanka

• 16-26 January 2019 (extension to 27 Jan 2019) • £1,760 (extension £220) • A range of desirable species, including many island endemics

24/10/2017

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Birding abroad Azores high

Azores high

Dominic Mitchell looks back over 20 years of trips and tours to the Atlantic outpost of the Azores, and some of the many personal...

17/06/2014

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