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NEW trip January 2016
A Group Tour with Birding Pals in Uganda
With Deo Muhumuza
15 days Bird Watching in Uganda
Dates: 5th Jan - 20th Jan 2016
and 2nd July 2016 - 16th July 2016
Your Guide: Deogratius Muhumuza
Pals: Min 4 - Max 6
Highlights: Albertine Rift Endemics, Mountain Gorillas and Chimps
The tour starts and ends in Entebbe on the shores of Lake Victoria. Upon arrival, you will be picked from the Airport by your driver guide and taken to your hotel for dinner, refreshments and overnight stay. Early arrivals will give a chance to bird around Entebbe areas; the Botanical Gardens and/or any other nearby site that will be decided upon by the group.
Price per person is: USD $2,677 with 4 Pals.
If we get 6 Pals, it's only USD $2,375.
(If you want a single room, supplement is US$320, Included in tour price: entrance fees, shared accommodation, all meals, boat rentals, and an 8-seater 4WD omnibus with an open roof hatch.)
Express interest here.
Join Pals on one of two Group Tours to the Himalayas!
2015: 23d Nov. to 2nd Dec. 2015
2016: 29th Feb. to 9th March 2016
With Sunil Kumar in the Himalayas
Express interest to Birding Pal Admin here.
Birding Tour between the Black Sea and the Caucasus!
Sept 8th to the 19th, 2015
Great Bustards, Cranes and more
Oktober 12 to 15, 2015
RAPTOR WATCHING FROM SIBERIA TO MONGOLIA
8 Days May through Sept 2015
For Upland Buzzard. From Siberian Taiga Through Central Asian Steppe In Mongolia
My friend and I will be in the Baltimore area from Aug. 1st until the 13th and we'd love to go birding in the early mornings.
We both are long time birders in the Florida Quays but have not been to your area yet.
Water fowl is what we're use to, so we're excited to be traveling to Maryland.
We both can walk a fair bit on a level hike, five hours or so. Do you like to go early?
The hotspots in your area sound great. We'd like to see the Park most but they all sound terrific.
And we were wondering if you had recordings to play.
If your interested in guiding us we'd look forward to meeting you. We can contribute to gas and take you to lunch.
Thank you for being a Pal,
Vince (& Knud)
|"... Today, though,
I was more concerned with chasing the flashy types.
I have connected through Birding Pal
(a website where birders can find contacts in other countries)
with two excellent Costa Rican birders, R. Orozco and J. Fernandez, and we're on a mission this week to track down some of Costa Rica's most eye-catching beauties."
- Noah Strycker
link: Audubon.org Features: Birding Without Borders