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Wildlife photo hides in Spain
Wildlife photo hides in Spain.
Photography hides for wildlife photographers, near to Monfrague national park and sierra de Gredos, where can take photos to great bustard, little bustard (Tetras tetrax), Lesser Kestrel (Falco naumanni), Black-winged Kite (Elanus caeruleus), Montagu's Harrier (Circus pygargus), Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) and more birds and wildlife.
We have differents Nature photo hides for birds and raptors, in this wonderful place, at 1 hour to Monfrague and 1:30 hours from Madrid Airport.
Birdwatching nature photo tours for photograpy steppe birds and raptors of the plains in Spain.
Photographing great bustard and wildlife in Spain. These hides are in the little town of Calera y Chozas, at 130 km. to Madrid, in province of Toledo. Alongside Extremadura.
Near to Monfrague National Park, at 1 hour. Near to Gredos Montains, at 1 hour), and Cabañeros National Park (1 hour).
The place with the best landscape for take photos to great bustard in Spain. The hide time for bustards is from mid March, to firsts May. All day session. 70 Eur session.
Possibility mid day sessions for photographing bustard.
In first May . 60 Eur session. Only one day in all season.
We have 10 differents single hides for Great Bustards. But only take about 4 or 5 photographers at day, for take the best hides every moment.
The the ratio of succesful normally here is:
25% of photographers can do pictures to 20 meters. 50% of photographers can do pictures to 50 meters. And the last 25% of photographers can do to 80 meters.
If you have a big interest in The great Bustards, is recommended booking two days.
Session hides for little bustard, 70 Eur. Are from mid april until mid May.
The Black winged kite hide, Is a hide for only one person, and without spyglass.
This is a very rare and dificult raptor in Europe, and is need don't disturb in her nesting zone. For this we don't want put more than 1 photographer at day inside the hide.
Is important follow all our indications, and be inside the photo hide in silence.
Wild nature photo hide
Black-winged kite ( Elanus caeruleus ) 120 Eur.
In the hide for Black vultures, at normally will arrive the 50% to black vultures and griffon vultures. The session is starting early morning and end about 12:30 in morning.
And more species they arrive to the hide,
ravens, stork, blue magpie.
And have probability arrive Imperial eagle, and egyptians vultures.
100 Eur. one Person.
80 Eur. by person. 2 or 3 Photographers.
Hides to photograph Kites, Montagu's Harrier, Marsh Harrier and other raptors: from March to July, as a function of the location of the species. 80 Eur
Montagu's Harrier (Circus pygargus), or Hen Harrier (Circus cyaneus) 100 Eur.
Marsh harrier (Circus aeruginosus), or Buzzard ( Buteo buteo) 80 Eur session.
Our hide are in a old building with roof with moss.
And we put near a natural perch for they. In all building there are about 20 individuals, in front of the hide normally do her nest about 5 pairs.
The Common Kestrel Hide, are available from mid March until first July. They arrive at the perch. We change the perch along of the season for not take all the people the same pictures.
Hoopoe, Bee - eater, Red Partridge,
Great shrike, European Roller, Great spotted cuckoo , Azure-winged magpie, Nightjars..........
60 Eur sesison
little owl 70 eur
If you don't want rent a car.
Pickup to airport, 90 Eur (for one or two or person). Return to airport, 90 Eur .
You don't need car for go to the hides. The travel from hotel to
hides is in our cars, free all days.
Picnic bags 10 Eur.
Hostal, in Calera town. 25 Eur. single room, 45 Eur. double room.
( 15 minuts to the hides ).