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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Red-crowned Cranes

South Korea Winter Birding Tour

3rd-15th January 2023: 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 – £3650 PP

Asian Dowitcher

Central and Northern Thailand Birding Tour

1st-18th February 2023: 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 – £4295 PP

Lesser Adjutant

Cambodia Birding Tour

13th-27th March 2023: Giant Ibis, Greater Adjutant, Black-headed Woodpecker, White-shouldered Ibis, Mekong Wagtail, Cambodian Tailorbird, White-backed Vulture, Bengal Florican, White-winged Duck, Sarus Crane, White-rumped Falcon – £3750 PP

Silver-breasted Broadbill

South Vietnam Birding Tour

29th March-9th April 2023: Bar-bellied Pitta, Vietnamese Cutia, Germain’s Peacock Pheasant, Collared Laughingthrush, Blue-rumped Pitta, Vietnamese Greenfinch, Pale-headed Woodpecker, Indochinese Green Magpie – £2750 PP

White-browed Tit-warbler

Kazakhstan & Kyrgyzstan Birding Tour

22nd May-4th June 2023: Highlights include Ibisbill, Himalayan Snowcock, MacQueen’s Bustard, Black Lark, White-capped Bunting, Saxaul Sparrow, White-browed Tit-warbler, Himalayan Rubythroat, Demoiselle Crane – £3450 PP

Elegant Trogon

Mexico Rare Endemics Birding Tour

20th July – 4th August 2022: Eared Quetzal, Thick-billed Parrot, Maroon-fronted Parrot, Worthen’s Sparrow, Tawny-collared Nightjar, Aztec Thrush, Tamaulipas Pygmy-Owl, Blue-capped Motmot, Bronze-winged Woodpecker, Crimson-collared Grosbeak – £3300 PP

White-fronted Falconet

North Borneo Birding Tour

24th August-6th September: Bornean Bristlehead, Helmeted Hornbill, Blue-headed Pitta, Blue-banded Pitta, Whitehead’s Trogon, Bare-headed Laughingthrush, Black-and-crimson Pitta, Bornean Ground Cuckoo, Crimson-headed Partridge, Great Argus – £4225 PP

Crested Fireback

Peninsula Malaysia Birding Tour

6th – 18th September 2023: Garnet Pitta, Malaysian Rail Babbler, Helmeted Hornbill, Mountain Peacock Pheasant, Red-naped Trogon, Chestnut-naped Forktail, Mangrove Pitta, Green Broadbill, Malayan Laughingthrush, Rhinoceros Hornbill – £3870 PP

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