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Join us in a World-class Nature Experience! We offer unique and affordable trips in Tarifa. Either if you are interested in Nature in general, you are a passionate photographer or an avid birder, we will organize a trip according to your...more
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N-340 | Parking at Restaurant Meson El Pozuelo, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
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Reviewed 7 June 2016

Fabulous day out with Javi 'birding' around Tarifa. Very impressed with Javi's local knowledge, bird expertise and good command of English. My wife and I are not experts, but he explained everything in detail and made it all very interesting. Javi seemed to have a...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had 9 hours, 50 species of birds. a splendid orchid and lots of solid, well presented information. Javi is an excellent guide with immense knowledge about biodiversity, bird species and where to find them, ecology of the different habitats and also he explained everything...More

Thank Erika R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the third time my wife and I participated on an excursion with Birding The Strait! We never wrote a review before but this time we just needed to. The first tour was guided by Yeray and the other two tours by Javi. Both...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’m working on my birding skills and Javi helped! We went out for a half day trip. First we went to what he said was once a huge wetlands and now is rice paddies. There, we saw black Ibis, Great Egrets, Lapwings on their journey...More

Thank Carolingaround
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent an afternoon birding with Yeray, mostly in La Janda. He proved an excellent guide, sharing his knowledge of the birds and the local ecosystem. Despite having birded Doñana a few days before, we still saw 22 new species for us on this trip....More

Thank Randolph R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent full-day trip with Javi. He knows the places, the birds and a lot more. I recommend their services to anyone who is interested in seeing birds and want to know more about the Spanish nature.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the fifth time we have taken a trip with Javi Elorriaga of Birding The Straight, and each time Javi has worked very hard to ensure we saw the species that we wanted and had a great day. This day was no exception as...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Yeray offered us an awesome 3 days of birding in Cadiz, from the raptor watches in Tarifa to the waterfowl and shorebirds in Donana. We could not have asked for more knowledge or better effort from a guided experience. Yeray and Javi are bird whisperers,...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2018

Had a Days Bird Watching trip with Javi,I was mostly interested in seeing hopefully Bonnellis Eagles and Black Winged Kites,though it was really windy and Black Winged Kites never showed,we saw Bonnellis and Spanish Imperial Eagles,The very Rare Bald Ibis,Glossy Ibis,Booted Short Toed Eagles,Montagues,Marsh Harriers,a...More

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Javi E, Guide at Birding The Strait, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Bri for your kind comments. I had a very nice day of birding with you in my local patch and I look forward to meeting you again. All the best, Javi

Reviewed 24 September 2018

We had a full day with Yeray and he was really passionate and knowledgeable about birds.He was good company and easy to be around. He showed us.birds we didn't expect to see,like Bald Ibis and birds we would never have spotted ourselves like a roosting...More

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Yeray S, Propietario at Birding The Strait, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thanks so much Ros. We have to say that your passion was really contagious! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay in Tarifa. It's really a special place. We hope to see you back sometime soon!

Reviewed 12 September 2018

We spent 5 days in the field with Yeray and he is an excellent guide. As well as having a fantastic knowledge of the local birds, he has a great understanding of the impact which the weather has on where to find them. He speaks...More

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Yeray S, Propietario at Birding The Strait, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Thank you Mike and Gilly for trusting us to organize these day trips for you. It was great to spend more time at the observatories with you, it was stimulating and fun!

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