A SECRET PARADISE IN THE DELTA – Visit to l’Alfacada with Francisco Romero and Mariano Cebolla
Being a private natural reserve owned by the FCLP, this lagoon is one of the least known of the Delta. The Foundation has arranged itineraries and hides to allow controlled visits. During the Festival you can join several tours to visit this jewel of the Delta with two guide-photographers as Francisco Romero and Mariano Cebolla. Includes an exhibition of bird ringing.
MEETING POINT WHEN? PRICE SPONSORED BY
Migjorn Viewpoint

Saturday and Sunday morning

08:00 – 11:00

25€

NATURE BY EAR – Introductory workshop to the materials and methods for the recording of nature sounds with Eloïsa Matheu

Hands-on workshop, strictly limited to 12 attendees, to record and listen to the sounds of nature –with special attention to birds- with sound expert Eloïsa Matheu in the Raimundo Viewpoing in the Tancada Lagoon. Olympus will bring recording material (small recorders, microphones, etc.), so that you can record your favourite birds and other living creatures of the Delta and take advantage of Eloïsa’s expertise.

MEETING POINT WHEN? PRICE SPONSORED BY
Entrance to MNDE

Sunday morning

08:00 – 10:00

30€

GREEN BIRDING – Birding promenade in the Delta with electric bikes with Ponç Feliu
17 km circular promenade by electric bike around the lagoon of La Tancada with stops in the viewpoints and strategic points to watch birds, visiting the green filters of l’Embut, a unique spot in the Delta. We’ll use electric bikes to cycle comfortably this distance without getting tired. A guide (Ponç Feliu, author of “Pedals and Feathers“) will point out the wildlife and flora we’ll see during the trip. Places are limited (12).

What does it include? Electric bike, saddle backs to carry photographic gear and binoculars, helmet, insurance and guide. 

If you want to cycle on your own, during the whole weekend you will be able to rent electric bikes for two hours (10€/bike). 

MEETING POINT WHEN? PRICE SPONSORED BY
Reception desk MNDEGEOLOCALIZADOR Saturday afternoon from 18 to 21 hours

Sunday morning from 8 to 11 hours

15€

 

DELTA HOT SPOTS – Tours with renowned birding teams

The best way to end your visit to the festival. Four tours on Sunday afternoon that will take you to three spots in the Delta, Violí, Goleró and Embut, and one spot nearby, Rasquera/Perelló with members of birding teams who have participated in bird races in Europe and all around the world. You just need to decide which team and hot spot you choose!

  • L’Embut, with long-time international bird racers José Luis Copete and Ferran López (Zeiss Reservoir Birds).
  • El Violí, with bird racers and big year winners Sergi Sales and Gorka Gorospe (RareBirdsSpain – Swarovski Optik).
  • El Goleró, with local expert Manolo Sánchez and members of the Lonely Birder Leica Team.
  • El Perelló – Rasquera, with local expert Pere Josa and other members of Picampall.
MEETING POINT WHEN? PRICE SPONSORED BY
Reception desk MNDEGEOLOCALIZADOR Sunday afternoon

16:30 – 19:00

15€