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 1.550 Eur.

November and December.  

7 days photo-trip 

500 Eur.  


Wildlife photo hides in Spain

INFORMATION ABOUT OUR HIDES FOR WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHY

Wildlife photo hide for great bustards
Wildlife photo hide for great bustards

 

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).

 


Hide to photograph Great Bustard

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.

 

 

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. 


Hide Little Bustard

Session hides for little bustard, 70 Eur. Are from mid april until first May. 


The little bustard, is a dificult bird to photograph, every year her populations go down by the intensive agriculture.

We put the hide fixed in a LEK area of one male, where the male singing and jumping to call the atentions for the femalles.

Is need have a lot carefull for don't scared the male. is only one male for every LEK.  

Hide for Black-Shouldered kite

Wild nature photo hide

Black-winged kite ( Elanus caeruleus ) 120 Eur.

 

 The wildlife photo hide for Black winged kite, at normally is active during March, April, and 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.

Hide for bee-eater

Sessions for Bee eater,  60 Eur. 

We have a great colony of bee eater in the hides zone. 

You can bring Your innkeeper Branches also if you want. 


                                                       Black Vulture Hide

 

100 Eur. one Person.               -         80 Eur. by person. for 2, 3 or 4 Photographers.

 

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.   

 

 


Hides for steppe raptors

Hide to photograph the raptors of this steppe, Marsh Harriers, Buzzards, Kites and her fightings are the more usually in this hide. Also is coming many times imperial eagles.

Active from November to May. 



80 Eur. by photograper

Some years we could have active a hide for Montagu's harrier or Hen Harrier. The time for have active a hide for these raptors, normally is May and June. 

Hide lesser Kestrel, and hide for photography Common Kestrel

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.

Lesser Kestrel 60 Eur. 

 Common Kestrel 70 Eur.


Valley hide

Price 80 Eur. 


Egyptian mongoose, red kites and black kite perching  ( with Golden Eagle possibilities and Imperial eagle ).

The hide are in the valley of Tietar river, with the Gredos montains in the background. Is a hide for two persons.

 

The hide is in the middle of the way to a nest of golden eagle and  other nest of imperial eagle. 

 

This is a beautiful place where arrive the Egyptian Mongoose, also the kites come here for feeding and perching.

 

Many times can arrive a golden eagles or imperial eagles.


More species: Little owl, Great spotted cucko, hoopoe, roller, azzure winged magphie, golden oriol, Great grey shrike, nightjars, Red Partridge.

Little owl 

 

We have 2 different places, with two diferents pairs. One place is for 3 photographers and one place is for only one.

Active from mid March to end June. 

 

From mid June, is when the youngers go out of her nest, doing more fun the sessions.  

 

Price 70 Eur.


Hoopoe

 

We have a hide for 3 persons in front of a old olive tree.

Active from frist April, to mid May. Some time the do two nest, and then we have active this hide also in June.

 

Price 60 Eur. 


Roller

 

 

The hide for roller is in top of a tower in front of a nest.

2 Places without spay-glass. Active from end april to end June.

 

Price 60 Eur.


Feeding and drinking pool 

Azzure winged Magpie - Golden Oriol

 

This places is special place for Azzure winged magphie, can arrive more than 30, is arriving all the time to the hide, some birds more can come to take food or drink. 

 

Near to this hide every year nesting a pair of golden oriol, and in a hot days, during summer, they come to drink some times. Is a difficult bird, the ratio of sucesfull with this birds is about 50%, 

 

Active from March, to first July. 

 

Price 60 Eur. 


 

Great grey Shrike

 

Hide for two person, without spay-glass. 

Active from mid March to end June.

 

Price 60 Eur. 

 


Nigthjars

 

Is in summer, the best time for photograph this bird in the night. 

(Is not need bring flash).

 

Price 60 Eur. 


Red Partridge - Great Spotted Cuckoo

 

By the car, we have very good places where we can take good fotos of this birds. 

 

Great spotted cuckko is active from mid march to first april.

Red partridge is active from first march to end april.

 

Price 60 Eur.  


Low hide in Lake

                                  60 Eur. Session

Low hide for two persons

Stone curlew, Sandgrouse and more birds 




Information and reservations

Jose David Gomez

hidesdecalera@hotmail.com               

hidesdecalera@gmail.com 

 

Tlf.: +34   685113112

 

 

 

Manager:  Jose David Gomez

 

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