We will visit the different habitats that exist both within
the national park and in its surroundings to observe the widest possible
variety of birds, from the raptors and the small passerines.
In the rocky outcrops
and in its surroundings covered by a dense forest and Mediterranean scrub
we will observe birds such as the
Black Stork, Egyptian vulture, Iberian Imperial Eagle, Black Vulture, Peregrine
Falcon and even Eagle Owl. Also other smaller birds such as Blue Rock Thrush,
Rock Bunting, Red-rumped Swallow or the rare White-rumped Swift.
scrub areas we can find birds such as the Black-eared Wheatear and several
species of warblers, such as the Dartford Warbler,
Subalpine Warbler, Sardinian Warbler and Spectacled Warbler.
In the open woodland of cork oaks
(dehesa), we will be able to observe Woodchat Shrikes, Bee-eaters, Hoopoe,
Rock Sparrow, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker and listen to the song
of the Orphean Warbler in spring.
Along with some of the streams
of Monfragüe, we can see the typical
riparian vegetation and see some of the birds that inhabit it, such as Golden
Oriole, Short-toed Treecreeper, Cirl Bunting and Melodius Warbler.
The pine forests host birds such
as the Hawfinch, Great Spotted Woodpecker or the Crested Tit.
most outstanding bird species we can observe here are:
year: Red Kite, Griffon and Black Vultures, Spanish Imperial, golden
and Bonelli´s Eagles, Peregrine Falcon, Eagle
Owl, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Crag Martin, Thekla Lark, Black
Wheatear, Blue-Rock Thrush,
Southern Grey Shrike, Hawfinch, Rock Bunting.
Winter: Somornujo lavanco, grulla común, garceta grande, camachuelo
común, reyezuelo listado.
season: Black Stork, Egyptian Vulture, Short-toed and Booted Eagles,
Common Cuckoo, Red-necked Nightjar, Alpine and
Swifts, Bee-eater, Red-rumped Swallow, Black-eared Wheatear, Melodius
Spectacled, Subalpine and Orphean Warblers, Golden Oriole.
schedules vary throughout the year and according to weather conditions
Meeting point: Villarreal
de San Carlos. We also
offer departures from Trujillo, check price and schedule.
:Minimum number of participants: 2
people. We will complete the places with the different reservations that we
dos rutas de diferente duración:
Half day: 4 hours.
Full day: 8 hours.
35 € /por persona (half day).
70 € / por persona (full day).
The price includes: Services
of professional birding guide,optical equipment and transpor during the
packed lunch (only for full day trips).
NATURE– Birdwatching & Nature Guide Services
Contact: Jesús Porras
Tlf: 676 78 42 21
Nature is a company registered in the General Register of Companies
of Extremadura Tourist Activities with the number OA-CC-0009.