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Birding Ecosse

51 reviews
About Birding Ecosse
Half day and full day bird watching tours throughout the Highlands of Scotland. Transport and tour guide provided for all trips. Cost vary however a guide would be £60 for half day and £100 for a full day tour. We look forward to meeting you!
Forres, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

"White-tailed Eagle approaching from the north," Tony called out. Binoculars up we focused on the large bird headed right toward us. What happened next is seared in my mind's eye. Shorebirds scattered as the predator flew closer and lower. The eagle circled around the horse-shoe...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank _emckeefe
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We booked hoping to see Dotterel but closure of the Cairngorm funicular for maintenance ruled this out. Dave emailed us with the offer of cancellation but we decided to go ahead anyway. Glad we did, a day trip to Handa Island gave us our first...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank birdwatcherpg
Reviewed 6 May 2018

This is the first time I have been on a trip/tour with Birding Ecosse The days out are always well organised this trip was even better we got away right on time and from then on it all went very well saw all the interesting...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Birding with Dave is always a pleasure. Latest trip to Uist was no exception, great birding, banter, organisation and, luckily, weather. Looking forward to our next adventure with Birding Ecosse.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Birding Ecosse is based in the Highlands of Scotland but has established creds for birding in Spain. What you need to do right now is email birdingecosse@hotmail.co.uk and get yourself on the list for the next birding adventure in southern Spain. Have just returned to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank _emckeefe
Reviewed 25 December 2017

As usual we went to some interesting places David always seems to find places I have never been before. Had some really good birds including local rarities. If you are thinking of booking get in soon he is booking upcast for 2018 but its always...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Peter H
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We are so glad that we contacted David, from Birding Ecosse and booked a half day birding trip with him. Although we are keen bird watchers, we had never experienced going out with a guide and so didn't know what to expect. Right from the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank krhBedfordshire
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Visited the Highlands for two weeks in August-September, Based in Grantown-on-Spey. Birding primary motivation. Signed up for five days with Birding Ecosse. Would have done more had he been available. David Slater is a first class birder with a lively sense of humor and keen...More

Date of experience: August 2017
7  Thank _emckeefe
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I was one of the birders who recently went on the first Birding Ecosse to Spain and what a fantastic week it was. 130+ stunning different birds and the migration of thousands of raptors going south to Africa is a sight I will never forget....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Karribubbles
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We were so fortunate to do another wonderful birding journey with Dave Slater at the end of April. In spite of knee-deep snow and bluster, we carried on and had a fantastic time. No ptarmigan in spite of tram trip to the iced-in top of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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