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| Kraymorie Estate, Poda Nature Conservation Centre, Burgas 8000, Bulgaria
+359 87 825 2722
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Very nice place to be in nature

The reserve is great, with many kinds of birds to be observed. The guide Rado is very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
IrinaKyuchukova
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Velingrad, Bulgaria
Bird watching

It's a bus ride from Burgas - not too far . Well organised cameras to view long range . Good... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
JGFIELD
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Walton On Thames
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One of richest bird areas in Europe, with 274 species of birds on just one square kilometer. Wetland of international importance, situated on the second most intensive migration flyway of birds in Europe - Via Pontica. Easy observation of rare and endangered bird species all year round. Dalmatian Pelican, White-tailed Sea Eagle, Pygmy Cormorant and other. Ramsar Convention Site, Natura 2000 site.
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7 May 2018
“Very nice place to be in nature”
22 Sep 2017
“Bird watching ”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Kraymorie Estate, Poda Nature Conservation Centre, Burgas 8000, Bulgaria
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+359 87 825 2722
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

The reserve is great, with many kinds of birds to be observed. The guide Rado is very knowledgeable and loves what is doing, and the birds, of course.

Thank IrinaKyuchukova
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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

It's a bus ride from Burgas - not too far . Well organised cameras to view long range . Good sightings of birds . And walk around is possible . Helpful people there .

Thank JGFIELD
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is not my choice of an activity, however my son loves birds and wanted to go. The guides were helpful and informative and told you the best places to look for different birds. My son loved it looking at the birds and chicks with...More

Thank gailnrich23
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

I decided to visit this area,but,unfortunately,in August,there was not somuch birds to look!Just betwen the entrance and the car park, there is a little way :it's possibke to follow it,along the sea,with trees....You'll take nice pictures there.

1  Thank Yvan M
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

If you are on the way between Burgas and Sozopol, then take an hour and stop at the Poda bird sanctuary. (Be careful, the place is not well indicated and it is easy to pass it by.) The centre is run by a real enthusiast...More

1  Thank David W
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

This place is accessible all the way from the train station in Burgas, on a dedicated cycle path. At the reserve there is a very knowledgeable guide, who trains a telescope on birds of interest and provides good binoculars. There is also a hide a...More

Thank DianaWJ
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

We travelled the 8 or so Km from Burgas to the reserve on our tandem along a recently constructed cycle path which was fortunate since the road is quite busy and a dual carriageway most of the way. Otherwise it is probably a taxi ride...More

Thank Simon B
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Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Received a very hearty welcome from the man at the centre who had excellent knowledge of the birds here. He leant us superb binoculars and set up the telescope. We saw a huge sea eagle sat in a tree a long way away, aswell as...More

Thank sue c
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Reviewed 21 December 2015

This is indeed a fantastic place! Very beautiful, with positive energy and feeling, nice, friendly and very supportive people, and, of course, interesting rare and endangered birds (though I liked most the kingfisher!).

Thank Людмила К
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Reviewed 10 October 2015

If you would like to see rare and interesting birds with virtually no efforts, if you will be interested to learn the most interesting facts about the birds, if you like friendly people, Poda Protected Site is your place! Situated on the southern end of...More

Thank Petar I
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