Birdwatching in Portugal

Portugal is an amazing country for birdwatchers and nature lovers.

Situated in the Mediterranean region, which is one of the world’s most important areas in terms of biodiversity, Portugal also presents one of the greatest diversities of birdlife in Europe, with roughly 330 regularly occurring species.

Many of these species that you can observe in Portugal have a very restricted distribution in Europe and the World !

Birdwatching in Portugal

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Lisbon is set in the Tagus estaury, one of the most important wetland area in Europe. In fact it is a Ramsar wetland site of international importance, which includes a wide Special Protection Zone (ZPE) and a Nature …

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Alentejo is a large region at the south of the river Tagus, perhaps the most preserved area of the country with a heritage enriched by a variety of cultures and a landscape blessed by an amazing beauty. Lisbon is a couple of hours …

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Faro airport serves direct flights to Algarve, which is also a paradise for birdwatchers, especially in two protected areas of natural beauty and phenomenal birding potential: the Ria Formosa and Castro Marim.The Ria Formosa is one of …