12- 20 may 2020 birding tour in the Danube Delta
Day 1) Transpher from airport to Tulcea, in Insula hotel. Accomodation in this beautifull hotel, situated near the river Danube. Dinner together making the plan for the next days.
Day 2) We leave Tulcea to Crisan villagge, situated in the middle of the Danube Delta. We will cross a very nice canal Sontea, Olgutza canal, Nebunu Lake , with a lot of birds like herons, egrets, pelicans, ibis, spoonbils. Breakfast and dinner in guesthouses,lunch on bord prepared by a very good mastechef, dinner and accomodation in Crisan in a guest house.
Day3) Visit Letea villagge after some hours of canals and lakes.Normaly must be sufficient water and birds near the village, place where we will walk slowly for arround 2-3 hours. Very good place for waders, herons, crakes. After the lunch we will come back in the afternoon in Crisan by different cannal. Breaackfast and dinner in Crisan, lunch on bord, accomodation in the same guesthouse.
Day.4 By boats we will visit Sulina , if the wind permite we will try to visit the newest island of Europe, called Insula K, situated between Ukraina and Romania, place where breeding a very rar gull: Pallas,s gull (Larus ichthyaetus), Sandwich tern (Sterna sandvicensis) or Little tern (Sterna albifrons).
After that we will visit the beach of Sulina, for wafers and other bird species. Lunch on bord, come back in the afternoon in Crisan. Dinner and accomodation in the same gueshouse.
Day 5 ). Crisan Caraorman, lake Puiu. Great day for birds with waders, hoopoes, terns, pelicans from the both species, birds of prey, penduline tit. Lunch on bord, moving by Bogdaproste and Trei Iezere lake to Mila 23 villagge. Accomodation in guest house in this fisherman villagge.
Day 6) Starting Mila 23 village we will visit a very nice monastery, BATAG, situated in the middle of the reed area. After the visit we will continuesthe day with short trips with small boats on very, very wild places where wecould see the birds at one - two m. far. Is a day for penduline tit, pelicans, squacco heron, purple heron, king fisher,waders, etc... Lunch on board, dinner and accomodation in Mila 23 villagge.
Day7 After the breakfast on your guest house, starting another nice day, return to Tulcea town on Sontea, Olgutza, Sireasa, Mila 35 canals. Ofcourse, a short break for cafee on Fortuna lake will be great. As birds... full day for herons, wans, pelicans, egrets, white tailed eagle andmore, more others.. Lunch on board, including very taste romanian wine.Accomodation in Tulcea, in Insula hotel.
Day 8.By bus we will visit one of the most richest place in birds from Romania, situated near the Black sea coast, called VADU.Is a place for surprises, paddyfield warbler could be here, citrine wagtail, and many many other species of birds. Is a place where breding the collared pratincole, black tern, little gull, etc..Lunch as picknik, dinner and accomodation in Tulcea.
Day 9) Transpher to Bucharest, depending by your plane. Breackfast included.
-Transphers from and to airport Bucharest- Otopeni
-we speack english, french or italian, also we know the birds in german
-good guesthouses, also very good hotels in Tulcea
-very good birdwatching guide will run the trip
-3 meals at day on boat and guesthouses, water, coffe, tea for free
-boat for trip in the Danube Delta, van for dry area
-possibil vegetarian meals(announcement before)
The single supliment is 17 euro/night
-the alchoolic drinks (except for the meals on bord wich are free) will be payed directly
-on bord 220 electricity for photo camera battery
Lider group : Mihai Baciu