Birding Calendar

Trip Codes *

[A] Comfortable & Enjoyable for ANYONE with an interest in nature.
[B] Comfortable and fun for bird watchers — but one must enjoy daily bird watching.
[C] Birders with both a keen interest, and energy level — birding all-day every-day.

* Codes help to clarify daily intensity, and the variety of activities while on tour

2020

APRIL 19TH – MAY 3RD, 2020

BULGARIA – A LEGACY TOURS BIRDING TRIP

A surprise destination… wonderful scenery, excellent birding, fine meals and delicous wines, all amid an inviting people!  Great birds include Ferruginous Duck, Hazel Grouse, Rock Partridge, Dalmatian Pelican,  Levant Sparrowhawk, Corn Crake, Little Crake, Black Woodpecker, White-backed Woodpecker, Masked Shrike, Western Rock Nuthatch, Barred Warbler, Semicollared Flycatcher, Pied Wheatear, Ring Ouzel, & Black-headed Bunting.

Tour Style [A]  $3,945/pp.

Space Availability: (Tour Filled)

OCTOBER 29th – NOVEMBER 22nd, 2020

CHILE (the North, Central Chile, & the South)

Chile has less than twenty endemic birds, however it is a spectacular destination for nature-travel, sightseeing, and birding.  There are a great number of seabirds in the Southern Eastern Pacific and seeing these birds up close will be a highlight.  The central and southern Andeas, Atacama Desert, Chilean coastal plain, and southern Magellanic region will be explored in depth.  An Easter Island extension is planned…

Tour Style [B] [Program offered in units – THE NORTH, CENTRAL CHILE, THE SOUTH, & EASTER ISLAND]

Space Availability: [Contact Us about Options]

 

JANUARY 15TH – 26th, 2021

SOUTH KOREA – An Extravaganza of Cranes & Waterfowl

A focused Birding Tour for those that have ‘dreamed’ of seeing large numbers of cranes and waterbirds (and doing so with a number of Life Birds).  We should see at least six species of cranes and such wonderful waterfowl as Swan Goose, Lesser White-fronted Goose, Baikal Teal, Stegnejer’s White-winged Scoter, and Scaly-sided Merganser.  We also expect Hazel Grouse, Solitary Snipe, Relict Gull, Daurian Jackdaw, & Pallas’ Rosefinch.

Tour Style [C]  $4,495/pp. (discount for couples sharing a bed)

Space Availability: (Three Pax)

MAY 4TH – 16TH, 2021

GEORGIA & ARMENIA (Classic Spring Birding)

Georgia is a member of the NATO-run Partnership for Peace.  It’s people practice the Eastern Orthodox Religion [The country takes its name from St. George, its patron].  It is  famous for unique breads, candies, and wines.  Expect to see wild countryside, towering mountains, and lovely cities blanketed in churches and monasteries.

WE WILL TARGET – Caspian and Caucasian Snowcock, and Caucasian Black Grouse, nine species of falcons, and twenty-four species of raptors, Radde’s Accentor, Upcher’s and Menetries’s warblers, White-winged Redstart, Finsch’s Wheatear, Eastern Rock Nuthatch, Wallcreeper, & Fire-fronted Serin.

Tour Style [B]  Price/Itinerary 12-months before departure.

Space Availability: [Likely Waiting Lists]

Updated Tour Calendar as PDF Files 2019 – 2021

*CUSTOM TOURS*

Individuals, small parties of friends, and larger groups from birding clubs regularly travel with Legacy Tours as members of a custom tour to specific destinations, primarily in Mexico.  Contact our office to explore the possibility of a custom tour for yourself [target birding], your family [target destination], or your birding club [targeted joint activity].