Birdwatching Holidays with Calidris Birding Tours

Worldwide birding tours that create a balance between finding the maximum number of species and spending the time to enjoy watching them at a sensible pace.

We aim to provide well-planned and professionally-led birding tours that not only supply the best opportunities to see many of the world's most exciting birds but are fun to be on too; very much a birding holiday. Our tours are listed by date with summaries of the key bird species, price and trip overview, please take a look at them all here - Birding Tour Calendar.

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Crested Fireback

Peninsula Malaysia Birding Tour

6th – 18th September 2024: Garnet Pitta, Malaysian Rail Babbler, Helmeted Hornbill, Mountain Peacock Pheasant, Red-naped Trogon, Chestnut-naped Forktail, Mangrove Pitta, Green Broadbill, Malayan Laughingthrush, Rhinoceros Hornbill – £3950 PP

Morocco Autumn Birding Tour

3rd-15th September 2024: Levaillant’s Green Woodpecker, Northern Bald Ibis, Cream-coloured Courser, Egyptian Nightjar, African Crimson-winged Finch, Marbled Duck, Pharoah Eagle Owl, Thick-billed Lark – £TBA PP

White-bellied Sea Eagle

Thailand Raptor Birding Tour

26th October – 5th November 2024: Black Baza, White-bellied Sea Eagle, Pied Harrier, Grey-faced Buzard, Lesser Fish Eagle, Crested Serpent Eagle, Chinese Sparrowhawk, Greater Spotted Eagle, Black-thighed Falconet, Spoon-billed Sandpiper – £3150 PP

Western Spindalis

Cuba Endemics Birding Tour

18-30th November 2024: Bee Hummingbird, Cuban Trogon, Gundlach’s Hawk, Cuban Tody, Red-legged Thrush, Fernandina’s Flicker, Cuban Grassquit, Cuban Bullfinch, White-crowned Pigeon, Bare-legged Owl, West Indian Woodpecker, Blue-headed Quail-Dove – £3925 PP

Malabar Pied Hornbill

Sri Lanka Endemics Birding Tour

19th Nov-2nd Dec 2024: Sri Lanka Spurfowl, Red-faced Malkoha, Sri Lanka Frogmouth, Serendib Scops Owl, Malabar Trogon, Crimson-fronted Barbet, Sri Lanka Grey Hornbill, Indian Pitta, Sri Lanka Blue Magpie, Spot-winged Thrush, Sri Lanka Thrush. – £3675 PP

Black-and-orange Flycatcher

Western Ghats Endemics Birding Tour

5th – 16th December 2024: White-bellied Treepie, Pelani Laughingthrush, Nilgiri Woodpigeon, Malabar Parakeet, Malabar Grey Hornbill, Black-and-orange Flycatcher, Nilgiri Pipit, White-cheeked Barbet, Nilgiri Thrush, Wayanad Laughingthrush – £3250 PP

Red-crowned Cranes

South Korea Winter Birding Tour

3rd-15th January 2025: Steller’s Sea Eagle, Red-crowned Crane, Baikal Teal, Relict Gull, Scaly-sided Merganser, Asian Rosy Finch, White-naped Crane, Varied Tit, Swan Goose, Solitary Snipe, Hooded Crane, Oriental Stork, Japanese Wagtail – £3950 PP

Asian Dowitcher

Central and Northern Thailand Birding Tour

1st-18th February 2025: Spoon-billed Sandpiper, Great Hornbill, Giant Nuthatch, Blue Pitta, Black-and-red Broadbill, Mrs Hume’s Pheasant, Yellow-breasted Bunting, Asian Dowitcher, Nordmann’s Greenshank, Scarlet-faced Liocichla, Pied Harrier – £4695 PP

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