Tour "C": Lake Tisza - Hortobágy -
Zemplén Mountains

Description

During this 5-days (4 nights) tour we will visit 2 National Parks, Hortobágy NP and Aggteleki NP (including the Zemplén Mountains) offering us the opportunity to see a great variety of habitats and birds. During birding we try to see the most characteristics birds of Hungary, the Saker, Red-footed Falcon, Imperial and Lesser Spotted Eagle, Great White Egret, White Stork, various woodpeckers including White-backed, warblers, Bee-eater, Roller, Pigmy Cormorant, Ferruginous Duck, Penduline Tit and Bearded Reedling, Eagle and Ural Owl and other species. We also visit wonderful towns and villages including Unesco World Heritage areas (Tokaj Wineregion and Hortobágy) and the historic castle in Boldogkőváralja. As an optional program we can visit Poroszló Ecocenter with the largest fresh-water aquarium of Europe. And of course we will taste prize-winning Hungarian wines and will enjoy the Hungarian cuisine in local restaurants.

Areas: Lake Tisza - Hortobágy - Zemplén Mountains
Duration: 5-days (4 nights)
Date:
14-18 May 2016 (scheduled tour) or
any date between May-August (private tour)
Group size
: 4-8 for scheduled tours, from 1-2 birder(s) for private tour
Accommodation:
comfortable hotels/pensions with en suite facilities
Meals: 3 meals per day, breakfast at the hotel, sandwich/picnic lunch on the field, dinner at the hotel or at local restaurant/csárda
Transport: 1-3 birders by passenger car, 4-8 birders by minibus
Tour category: easy walking
Price: see pricelist for scheduled tour or ask Detailed itinerary: Download

Tour C