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This is our exclusive SMALL GROUP Birdwatching tour to the Danube Delta, a 5d/4n program, with 3 full days of guided birding on the best spots of the Danube Delta. A day on lakes, for waterbirds, a day to Letea for water/forest/saltwater birds and a day to Caraorman for shore/freshwater birds. All the program together with one of the best guides in Danube Delta. We are doing this tour with max 8 pers on the group.You have included: Transfers on water from Tulcea to Mila23 and back, 4 nights of accommodation in a premium 3* pension in Mila23 Village, right in the middle of the Danube Delta, half board (breakfsts and dinners), a very good professional birwatching guide, 3 days boat tours dedicated to birds, starting at sunrise.
Day 1 – We will wait for you at Port Aval - Tulcea, at 16:00 hour, the cars can be parked in the Port yard, in a private parking, at a cost of 3 euro/day (the parking price is not included in the tour price). From here we will take you to Mila 23 Village. We will travel by boat, through one of the most beautiful parts on Danube Delta, searching for birds all the way, until Mila 23 Village. Usually, the transfer takes 2-2,5 hours but, if we have many birds to see on the way, can take longer.You will be checked-in on a local 3* pension.Day 2 – We start the morning trip, half hour before sunrise. We search for birds on lakes and chanels around Mila23 Village. We come back for breakfast about 8:00. After breakfast (8:30), we will go on a boat tour on the lakes (9:30). We will leave Mila 23 for the surrounding lakes on 2 tours, each about 4 hours long, one in the morning and one in the afternoon (last 4 hours of light). Depending on Danube water level and on updated information on where large groups of birds are feeding, we will pick the best route each day.At 13:30 hours, we will return at the resort, to have our lunch, relax for a few moments, then with 4 hours before sunset, we will leave on a different route. When we get back (after sunset), we will have a traditional dinner, based on fresh fish.Day 3 – Again, we’ll have the morning tour before sunrise and come back at 8:00. After breakfast (8:30), we will depart again on water (9:30). We will visit Letea Forest and Letea Village. On the route to Letea we’ll cross many good places for birding, also the forest and the sand island are rich in birds, other the the previous day. We will travel to Letea Village by boat. From there, we will travel to Letea Forest by car. We will have lunch in a very beautiful local home where our hosts will cook us a great meal. Around 16:00 we’ll head back to Mila23, also on a nice route, to search for more birds. We’ll be at the accommodation before sunset.Day 4 – Today is the last morning trip, to the sunrise, then go back at 8:00. After breakfast (8:30), we’ll go on a trip to Caraorman Village (9:30). We drive downstream on the Old Danube to Crisan, on Sulina chanel, to Caraorman Village, on the route we’ll see many places with birds, especially waders and water birds. We visit the most important sights, we take a stop to Birds Sanctuary and we take a walk on sand, to discover more birds.Day 5 – Breakfast at 8:30 then at 9:30 we will head back to Tulcea, following the same route we took on day 1. We will reach Tulcea around 12:00, where we will end our trip and say our goodbyes.
- Professional birding guide
- Accommodation at 3*pension, in double room, for 4 nights
- Half board (dinner on the first day, brakfast and dinner for days 2, 3 and 4, breakfast on day 5)
- 3 guided day trips by boat, for birding, starting at sunrise
- The transfers on water from Tulcea to Mila23 and back
- All necessary taxes, enforced by the local authorities (ARBDD)
- Coffee and/or Tea
What's not included
- Insurances of any kind
- Car parking in Tulcea