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Birding trip in the vast mudflat & rice filed in West Coast 
: Seoul - West Coast - Seoul

Birding site : mudflat & rice filed 
Google map link : Ganghwa, or Hwaseong lake, or Cheonsu bay
How far from Seoul : 50~150km
How to bird : driving & walking
Main Target : Black-faced spoonbill, Chinese egret 
Target Family : Shorebirds, ducks, flycatchers, warblers, finches, buntings 

Good Season : April ~ June

Recommended tour day : 1 days
Minimum tour day : 1 days

 

Targets :

Eastern Spot-billed Duck
Ring-necked Pheasant
Little Grebe
Oriental Turtle-Dove
Eurasian Coot
Eurasian Oystercatcher
Black-bellied Plover
Long-billed Plover
Little Ringed Plover
Lesser Sand-Plover
Kentish Plover
Little Ringed Plover
Whimbrel
Far Eastern Curlew
Eurasian Curlew
Bar-tailed Godwit
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
Black-tailed Godwit
Ruddy Turnstone
Great Knot
Red-necked Stint
Dunlin
Terek Sandpiper
Common Sandpiper
Green Sandpiper
Gray-tailed Tattler
Common Greenshank
Wood Sandpiper
Saunders's Gull
Black-headed Gull
Black-tailed Gull
Little Tern
Intermediate Egret
Chinese Egret
Little Egret
Cattle Egret
Black-faced Spoonbill
Eurasian Sparrowhawk
Common Kingfisher
Eurasian Kestrel
Bull-headed Shrike
Azure-winged Magpie
Large-billed Crow
Japanese Bush Warbler
Vinous-throated Parrotbill
Daurian Redstart


Outline 

  • Vast mudflat and rice field are one of the best birding spot for shorebirds in spring season. 
  • There are many great birding mudflat and rice field in Korea. You will visit one of the places among Ganghwa island, Hwaseong lake and Cheonsu-bay.
  • This Trip starts and ends in Seoul.
  • This trip is designed to go birding for 1 day. The tour period can be extended if you want. 
  • Included in the cost :  Accommodation(twin bed room or Korean-style floor-heating room in case of 2 day trip), all meals including picnic lunches, bottled water, transportation, all park entrance fees, and the services of local guides and leaders. 
  • Not included : International airfare, insurance, visa fees, departure tax, excess luggage charges, drinks, tips, and items of a personal nature. 

BOOK THIS TOUR

After you submit your booking request, please send you deposit to PayPal account birding.kr@gmail.com. 
If you have any questions, please e-mail us at birding.kr@gmail.com.

Birding trip in Remote island of Yellow Sea

: Seoul - West Coast - Remote island - West Coast - Seoul

Birding site : Remote island of Yellow Sea
Google map link : Oiyeon island
How far from Seoul : 2.5 hour driving & 2 hour ferry(Oiyeon island)
How to bird : walking
Main Target : Yellow-brested bunting
Main Family : wagtails, pipits, starings, minivet, flycatchers, warblers, finches, buntings 

Best Season : mid-April ~ mid-May

Recommended tour day : 2~3 days
Minimum tour day : 2 days

* There are many remote islands, Oiyeon island is one of them.

 

Targets :

Chinese Pond Heron
Temminck's Cormorant
European Hobby
Peregrine Falcon
Gray-faced Buzzard
Chinese Sparrowhawk
Japanese Sparrowhawk
Grey-faced Buzzard
Indian Cuckoo
Oriental Cuckoo
Fork-tailed Swift
Ashy Minivet
Brown Shrike
Yellow-bellied Tit
Light-vented Bulbul
Asian Stubtail
Asian Stubtail 

Manchurian Bush Warbler

Japanese Bush Warbler
Yellow-browed Warbler 
Radde's Warbler
Red-billed Starling
Brown-headed Thrush
Siberian Blue Robin 
Siberian StoneChat
Japanese White-eye
Grey-streaked Flycatcher
Asian Brown Flycatcher
Yellow-rumped Flycatcher
Narcissus Flycatcher
Mugimaki Flycatcher
Siberian Blue Robin
Siberian Rubythroat
Blue Rock-Thrush
Gray-backed Thrush
Brown-headed Thrush

Brown-headed Thrush 
Siberian Blue Robin 

Eurasian StoneChat 
Blue Rock Thrush 

Richard's Pipit
Pechora Pipit
Grey-capped Greenfinch
Tristram's Bunting
Chestnut-eared Bunting
Little Bunting
Yellow-browed Bunting
Yellow-breasted Bunting
Chestnut Bunting

 

Outline 

  • Remote islands in Yellow Sea are the most famous sites for migratory small birds.

  • There are many great birding islands in Korea. You will be stay one of island among Beakryeong, Oiyeon, and Eocheong.
  • You will have a chance to enjoy shorebirds on the way if the tidal time and height match with your schedule.
  • This Trip starts and ends in Seoul.

  • This trip is designed to go birding for 2 days at leaset, and the tour period can be extended if you want.
  • Included in the cost :  Accommodation(twin bed room or Korean-style floor-heating room in case of 2 day trip), all meals including picnic lunches, bottled water, transportation, all park entrance fees, and the services of local guides and leaders.  

  • Not included : International airfare, insurance, visa fees, departure tax, excess luggage charges, drinks, tips, and items of a personal nature.

BOOK THIS TOUR

 

After you submit your booking request, please send you deposit to PayPal account birding.kr@gmail.com. 

  • If you have any questions, please e-mail us at birding.kr@gmail.com. 


[Spring] Spring Birding Tours Overview

South Korea, April ~ June


 

Places

Main Targets

 

Remote island in Yellow Sea

(2~3 days)

 

Small island, but very intensive birding place.

 

Chinese Pond Heron

Temminck's Cormorant

European Hobby

Peregrine Falcon

Gray-faced Buzzard

Chinese Sparrowhawk

Japanese Sparrowhawk

Grey-faced Buzzard

Indian Cuckoo

Oriental Cuckoo

Fork-tailed Swift

Ashy Minivet

Brown Shrike

Yellow-bellied Tit

Light-vented Bulbul

Asian Stubtail

Japanese Bush Warbler

Radde's Warbler

Red-billed Starling

Brown-headed Thrush

Siberian Blue Robin 

Siberian StoneChat

Japanese White-eye

Grey-streaked Flycatcher

Asian Brown Flycatcher

Yellow-rumped Flycatcher

Narcissus Flycatcher

Mugimaki Flycatcher

Siberian Blue Robin

Siberian Rubythroat

Blue Rock-Thrush

Gray-backed Thrush

Brown-headed Thrush

Richard's Pipit

Pechora Pipit

Grey-capped Greenfinch

Tristram's Bunting

Chestnut-eared Bunting

Little Bunting

Yellow-browed Bunting

Yellow-breasted Bunting

Chestnut Bunting

 

National Arboretum 

& Nami island

(1 day)

 

We will try the healthy forest and birds.

Ring-necked Pheasant

Mandarin Duck

Eastern Spot-billed Duck

Striated Heron

Northern Goshawk

Common Cuckoo

Oriental Cuckoo

Oriental Dollarbird

Ruddy Kingfisher

Common Kingfisher

Pygmy Woodpecker

Grey-capped Woodpecker

White-backed Woodpecker

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Grey-headed Woodpecker

Black Woodpecker

Tiger Shrike

Bull-headed Shrike

Japanese Paradise Flycatcher

Coal Tit

Varied Tit

Marsh Tit

Red-rumped Swallow

Long-tailed Tit

Vinous-throated Parrotbill

Eurasian Wren

Eurasian Nuthatch

White's Thrush

Grey-backed Thrush

Asian Brown Flycatcher

Yellow-rumped Flycatcher

Blue-and-White Flycatcher

Grey-capped Greenfinch

Yellow-throated Bunting

Black-naped Oriole

 

Ganghwa island

(1 day)

 

The biggest Black-faced Spoonbill's breeding place

 

Ring-necked Pheasant

Black-faced Spoonbill

Eastern Cattle Egret

Intermediate Egret

Chinese Egret

Common Kestrel

Grey-faced Buzzard

Grey Plover

Long-billed Plover

Little Ringed Plover

Bar-tailed Godwit

Far Eastern Curlew

Wood Sandpiper

Terek Sandpiper

Great Knot

Long-toed Stint

Sharp-tailed Sandpiper

Black-tailed Gull

Indian Cuckoo

Oriental Dollarbird

Pygmy Woodpecker

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Grey-headed Woodpecker

Black-naped Oriole

Azure-winged Magpie

Large-billed Crow

Japanese Bush Warbler

Oriental Reed Warbler

Vinous-throated Parrotbill

White-cheeked Starling

Eastern Yellow Wagtail

Grey-backed Thrush

Meadow Bunting

 

Geum Estuary

(1 day)

 

The biggest Shorebirds habitat in Korea

 

Garganey

Eastern Spot-billed Duck

Northern Shoveller

Garganey

Eurasian Oystercatcher

Grey Plover

Little Ringed Plover

Lesser Sand Plover

Black-tailed Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit

Sharp-tailed Sandpiper


Far Eastern Curlew

Common Redshank

Terek Sandpiper

Grey-tailed Tattler

Red-necked Stint

Sharp-tailed Sandpiper

Black-tailed Gull

Black-headed Gull

Saunders' Gull

Peregrine Falcon

 

Cheonsu Bay

(1 day)

 

Shorebirds in the coastline and birds in a huge rice field.

Red-breasted Merganser

Ring-necked Pheasant

Eastern Cattle Egret

Intermediate Egret

Chinese Egret

Temminck's Cormorant

Eurasian Oystercatcher

Black-winged Stilt

Great Knot

Red KnotKentish Plover

Little Ringed Plover

Far Eastern Curlew

Eurasian Curlew

Bar-tailed Godwit

Black-tailed Godwit

Ruddy Turnstone

Great Knot

Red Knot

Saunders's Gull

Black-headed Gull

Black-tailed Gull

Oriental Dollarbird

White-backed Woodpecker

Bull-headed Shrike

Eurasian Jay

Azure-winged Magpie

Varied Tit

Long-tailed Tit

Oriental Reed Warbler

Eastern Crowned Warbler

Asian Stubtail

Manchurian Bush Warbler

Zitting Cisticola

Vinous-throated Parrotbill

Siberian Stonechat

Pale Thrush

White-cheeked Starling

Yellow-throated Bunting

Little Bunting

 

Han Estuary

(1 day)

 

Untouched nature near DMZ

Ring-necked Pheasant

Mandarin Duck

Eastern Spot-billed Duck

Black-faced Spoonbill

Intermediate Egret

Spotted Redshank

Wood Sandpiper

Terek Sandpiper

Long-toed Stint

Black-tailed Gull

Indian Cuckoo

Oriental Cuckoo

Watercock

Eurasian Eagle-Owl

Oriental Dollarbird

White-backed Woodpecker

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Gray-headed Woodpecker

Brown Shrike

Black-naped Oriole

Azure-winged Magpie

Varied Tit

Marsh Tit

Oriental Reed Warbler

Vinous-throated Parrotbill

Blue-and-white Flycatcher

Daurian Redstart

Grey-backed Thrush

Yellow-rumped Flycatcher

Yellow-throated Bunting

Yellow Wagtail

Buff-bellied Pipit

 

Outline 

  • This trip will cover the most famous spring habitats in South Korea.

  • You may Choose 1~6 birding places you are interested in, then we will arrange in detail.

  • This Trip starts and ends in Seoul. We may pick up and drop you at the Incheon airport, if you want.

  • An experienced leader will guide you through all the schedules.

  • Included in the cost :  Accommodation(twin room or Korean-style floor-heating room, 2~3 star level in countryside), picnic lunches, bottled water, transportation, all park entrance fees, and the services of local guides and leaders. 

  • Not included : International airfare, insurance, visa fees, departure tax, excess luggage charges, drinks, tips, and items of a personal nature.

  • Please ask us. birding.kr@gmail.com 


 

 


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