Jungles and Wetlands of Northern India
Sunday 26 November – Sunday 10 December 2017 Led by Richard Baines & Steve Race
This exclusive trip combining the skills of two professional leaders will take us into the heart of some of the most spectacular and diverse habitats in northern India. Led by professional ecologist and international birder Richard Baines and professional wildlife photographer Steve Race it provides a great opportunity to learn many new skills, see and photograph amazing wildlife and soak up the people, food and places of a beautiful country. Our small group is restricted to eight clients maximising the opportunity for an unforgettable experience!
London • Delhi • Ramnagar • Corbett National Park • Bharatpur • Byana • Band Bareth Byana • Delhi • London
15 Days From £3,990
Nature & Photography - Birding in Bhutan, Land of the Thunder Dragon
Thursday 12 to Saturday 28 April 2018 Led by Richard Baines
Bhutan is a paradise for bird lovers and ornithologists. Over 670 species of birds have been recorded and many more are yet to be discovered. These include ducks, waders, birds of prey, thrushes, finches and buntings. The partial migrants to Bhutan include cuckoos, swifts, bee-eaters, warblers and flycatchers. The country is home to more than 16 species of endangered birds; Pallas’s Fish Eagle, White bellied Heron, Satyr Tragopan, Gray-bellied Tragopan, Ward’s Trogon, Blyth’s King Fisher, Yellow-rumped Honey Guide, Rufous Throated Wren Babbler, Chestnut-breasted Partridge, Blyth’s Trogon, Wood Snipe, Dark-rumped Swift, Rufous-necked Hornbill, Gray-crowned Prinia and the amazing Beautiful Nuthatch all of which breed in Bhutan.
London – Delhi – Paro – Chelila Birding – Paro Tiger Nest Excursion – Thimphu – Thimphu – Dochula – Punakha – Punakha – Nobding – Phobjekha – Pelela – Trongsa – Zhemgang – Tingtibe – Gomphu Road – Zhemgang – Trongsa – Bumthang – Thrumshingla – Sengor – Namling – Yongkala – Namling – Limithang Road Yongkala – Thrumshingla – Trongsa – Paro – Delhi – London
17 Days £5,950
Temples & Birds - Thailand and Cambodia
Friday 23 November – Saturday 08 December 2018 Led by highly experienced ecologist Richard Baines
Birdwatching in south-east Asia is a fantastic experience. From critically endangered birds such as Spoon-billed Sandpiper to common spectacular raptors such as Crested Serpent Eagle there are always great birds close by. This trip aims to cover four areas in two countries developing a rich experience taking in jungles, wetlands and the world famous Angkor Wat.
London • Bangkok • Petchaburi • Kaeng Krachan National Park • Bangkok & Siem Reap • Prek Toal Bird Sanctuary • Florican Grassland & Prey Veng • Tmatboey (Kulen Promtep Sanctuary) • Tmatboey • Siem Reap & Bangkok • London
15 Days From £4,820