Birdwatching Tours, Holidays and Accommodation on the Costa Blanca, and further afield.

Birding in SpainInformation about birding in North East Spain, including tours, photography hides and more.
Alicante Holiday VillasA website offering holiday accomodation in the Alicante area. Accomodation is within easy reach of Costa Blanca birding sites in the north, such as, Pego Marshes; in the south, such as, The Mar Menor; and also inland sites such as the plains of Petrola. Accomodation is also close to beaches and other tourist attractions.
Refugio MarnesRefugio Marnes consists of a centuries old rural finca (estate) spanning 50 acres of agricultural land, situated in a our own private valley. The finca is named after the hamlet of Marnes, at about 500 metres altitude on a small mountain, the Sierra de Bernia in the hinterland of the Costa Blanca. We focus on offering ecotourism / sustainable tourism in a form that is unique in terms of location and design.
Cortijo La EstrellaCortijo la Estrella is in the Sierra de las Estancias, within easy access from the airports of Murcia, Almeria, Alicante and Granada. We offer a total of 9 rural one and two bedroom self-catering apartments, bar, terraces, barbeques and 12×5 metre swimming pool. We can cater for groups of up to 30 persons and are happy to organise guided walks, birdwatching or cultural tours, and various activities for your group.
Spain BirdwatchingInformation about birding in Alicante and Murcia, and guided bird tours provided by local birder, Graham Critchell.
Birdwatching SpainA company offering Wildlife and Birdwatching tours in Spain.
Birding PalsA website offering details of birders and bird guides all over the World.
Boletas Birdwatching CentreA guest house in the Pyrenees offering accomodation and guided birdwatching tours in Spain, Morocco and elsewhere.
Andalucia Bird SocietyInformation about birding in Andalucia, field trips and more.

Spanish Birdwatching Blogs

Birding Costa BlancaA Birding Blog for the Costa Blanca area (English)
Murcia BirderA Birding Blog for the Murcia area (English)
La Safor BirdersA Birding Blog for the Valencia Regions of Spain (English)
Notes from a Birder and WriterA Birding and creative writing Blog by John Edwards (English)

General Birdwatching Websites – Spanish and English

Amigos de los Humedales del sur de AlicanteSpanish website with information about birds found locally, places to visit and more.(Spanish)
Nature AlicanteRecommended Spanish website with features, articles and latest sightings from around the Alicante Region.(Spanish)
SEO-AlicanteLocal SEO website with features, articles and latest sightings from around the Alicante
Iberia NatureA comprehensive guide to the natural history, geography, climate and landscape found in Spain (English)
Wild SpainAn excellent Spanish wildlife and activity Information website (English)
Rare Birds in SpainSpain’s best rare bird information website run by Ricard Gutierrez one of the country’s most knowledgeable ornithologists.(English)
SurfbirdsWorld Bird Information (English)
Birdwatching MagazineBirdwatching Magazine Website (English)
Birdwatch MagazineBirdwatch Magazine Website (English)
RSPBRSPB Website (English)
BTOBTO Website (English)

Birdwatching Information for various parts of Spain

Western Mediterranean Waterbirds
Migration in the Straits of Gibraltar
Laguna de Gallocanta
Birding in Navarre
Turism in Aragon
Turism around Huesca
Turism in Monfrague, Extremadura
Natural Parks in Catalonia
Birding in Spain
Tourism in Andalucia
Discovering Donana

Birdwatching Information for places in the UK


North Tyneside Bird ClubBirdwatching information from a local bird club.
Visit NorthumberlandFollow the links to activities, and birdwatching, for information about birding in Northumberland.
Durham Bird ClubBirdwatching information for County Durham.
Scarborough BirdingBirdwatching information for the Scarborough area
Lancaster Bird ClubA local bird club for the Lancaster area
Somerset BirdsSomerset Ornithological Society
Essex Birdwatching SocietyA local bird club for the county of Essex
Bargain Birding ClubA website for the Bargain Birding Club which was set up in 2012 to run value for money bird watching trips for birders on a budget.
Leicester and Rutland Ornitological SocietyA local bird club for the counties of Leicestershire and Rutland
Nottinghamshire BirdwatchersA local bird club for the county of Nottinghamshire
Shropshire Ornithological SocietyThe bird society for the county of Shropshire
West Midlands Bird ClubA local bird club for the West Midlands area
Leek BookshopA Staffordhire Bookshop and website specialising in bird books. (English)


Western Isles WildlifeWildlife and bird tours in the Outer Hebrides
Islay Bird BlogA blog about the birds of Islay


BrecknockBird information for Brecknockshire

Other Useful Websites

Blue Moon SolutionsA local Costa Blanca computer specialist. Suppliers of computer equipment, software and consumables, and a helpful contact for all your computer queries and problems. (English)