Winter birding tour (Bulgaria)
01 February 2019 - 08 February 2019
The main wintering grounds for the Red-breasted Goose are located in North-Eastern Bulgaria. Part of the world population of this exceptionally beautiful bird used to find refuge from winter storms and blizzards in the land of Bulgaria for about 60 years but for the last 35 years almost the entire stock of the species spends the winters within the borde...
Spring Birding Tour (Bulgaria & Greece)
23 April 2019 - 04 May 2019
Bulgaria is the country of greatest biodiversity in Europe, especially when juxtaposed with its small surface area. Owing to the great diversity of habitats, many rare species of European flora and fauna as well as quite a number of Bulgarian and Balkan endemic species occur in its land. Hardly in another European country, can a birding tour be held, wh...
Golden Jackal & European ground squirrel photography -NEW-
16 June 2018 - 22 June 2018
Of approximately 180 species of mammal found that populate Europe: in Bulgaria you will find over 100 of these, including numerous rare European examples. During this tour our main focus will be on the Golden Jackal and threatened: European Ground Squirrel. Both of these species survive in sustainable numbers within the borders of the country. Notably:...
Danube Delta & Birds of Dobrudza (Romania & Bulgaria)
Bulgaria & Romania
26 May 2018 - 06 June 2018
Pelican Birding Lodge tour. www.pelican-birding-lodge.com
Bulgaria, with its biodiversity, is indeed a unique land. Within its borders and during certain periods of the year one can watch at one and the same time both Mediterranean species of birds and birds that nest in the far-away Siberia. We will visit many marshes and lakes, the riversides of th...
Wallcreeper & Vultures (Bulgaria)
26 May 2018 - 02 June 2018
The events in this tour are set in the mythical Rodopi Mountains. Rodopi is the mountain where the mythical Orpheus was born, and where his music made even the most ferocious forest beasts, bears and wolves, to freeze to their place and listen to it. We are going to visit the places where this ancient Thracian god looked for his beloved Eurydice as the ...
25 May 2018 - 03 June 2018
Bulgaria, with its biodiversity, is indeed a unique land. Within its borders and during certain periods of the year one can watch at one and the same time both Mediterranean species of birds and birds that nest in the far-away Siberia. We will visit many marshes and lakes, the riversides of the majestic river Danube, and the ancient Black Sea as well as...
Reptiles and Amphibians of Bulgaria
25 May 2018 - 03 June 2018
As a land of a great biodiversity (second in Europe by it) Bulgaria is exceptionally rich in rare and endemic plant and animal species, amphibians and reptiles included. This tour offers the participants the opportunity to see some of the rarest and interesting European reptiles and amphibians. The tour will be conducted in Southern Bulgaria low mountai...
June Butterfly tour (Bulgaria)
09 June 2018 - 17 June 2018
Bulgaria is located in the central and eastern part of the Balkan Peninsula and covers a surface area of about 111000 sq. km. On this relatively small area is the greatest displacement of the peninsula-0 to 2925 m a.s.l. which, along with the two clearly manifested climatic zones (continental and transitional-Mediterranean) determine the great diversity...
Dragonflies of Dobrudzha Area and Black-Sea Coast (Bulgaria)
02 June 2018 - 09 June 2018
This tour will take us to one of the less known parts of Bulgaria: Southern Dobroudzha. We will visit the last natural wetlands that have survived along the Danube riverside and the Black Sea coast as well as the picturesque valley of river Roussenski Lom. Our goal will be to watch more than 40 species of Dragonflies, some of which you can see only here...
09 June 2018 - 16 June 2018
The exceptional diversity of Dragonflies in
Bulgaria is determined by the geographic
location of the country and its specific
climatic conditions. Species of Dragonflies
occurring in the country are 70. Mountain
ranges in South Bulgaria give shelter to relic
species, which have survived the last Ice Age.
The peats are attractive habitat for Somat...