SPAIN – MADRID, CASTILLA Y LEON, EXTREMADURA, CIUDAD RODRIGO 2018
Take a trip to photograph vultures, birds,
deer, martens, and other animals
We visit the picturesque Spain, where we will encounter vultures, snakes, deer, martens, birds, lizards, foxes, and many other animals
|We will photograph:||Vultures, snakes, deer, martens, birds, lizards, foxes|
|The trip is led by:||Gorazd Golob|
|Max. number of attendees:||7|
|Demanded knowledge of photography:||Suitable for beginners and experienced photographers|
|Is the trip physically demanding:||No|
Vultures have very corrosive stomach acid which allows them to safely digest the decomposing remains of animals, possibly infected with neurotoxins, viruses and bacteria.
Plan of the trip
We will leave in March of 2018, and fly from Ljubljana or Trieste to Madrid. In the afternoon we will be welcomed at the airport by a local guide, who will take us to the first hotel in La Parrilla.
Second and third day
We will take photos from the lookout posts near the hotel where we will be staying.
In the morning we will photograph in La Parrilla. Then we will travel to our second location: Campanarios. On the way there we will visit Sierra de Francia, where we can photograph the Spanish ibex. In the evening we will settle in Campanarios.
Fifth, sixth, and seventh day
We are staying in Campanarios and photographing from the lookout posts on the estate. They have pools for smaller birds, night lookouts for martens and foxes, ground lookout, and a tower for four kinds of vultures, butterflies, and dragonflies. We will be staying at a secluded hacienda, where there are no other tourists or locals for miles around.
In the morning we will depart for Madrid, where we will go on a plane back home. We will return in late afternoon hours or in the evening.