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Spoonie Trip in Autumn

: Spoon-billed Sandpiper tour (Seoul-Gunsan-Seoul)




Birding site : Yubu island

How far from Seoul : 250km

How to bird : driving & walking 

Main Target : Spoon-billed Sandpiper, Black-faced Spoonbill, Chinese Egret

Target Family : Shorebirds, Spoonbills, Egrets

Good Season : September ~ early October

Recommended tour day : 2 days 

Minimum tour day : 1 days

* This Trip is designed for 10 day, but you can ask us to extend or reduce.


Targets :

  • Black-faced Spoonbill
  • Chinese Egret
  • Peregrine Falcon
  • Eurasian Oystercatcher
  • Grey Plover
  • Kentish Plover
  • Greater Sand Plover
  • Lesser Sand Plover
  • Black-tailed Godwit
  • Bar-tailed Godwit
  • Eurasian Curlew
  • Eastern Curlew
  • Common Redshank
  • Common Greenshank
  • Nordmann's Greenshank
  • Terek Sandpiper
  • Ruddy Turnstone
  • Great Knot
  • Sanderling
  • Red-necked Stint
  • Dunlin
  • Spoon-billed Sandpiper
  • Broad-billed Sandpiper
  • Black-tailed Gull
  • Vega Gull
  • Saunders's Gull
  • Blue Rock Thrush


Outline 

  • Yubu island the most famous site for Spoonie in East Asia.

  • This trip is designed to focus on Spoonies(Spoon-billed sandpiper) in Yubu island and enjoy birding around Geum Estuary in Gunsan, Jeonra province, one of greatest birding spot in Korea. 

  • Tide time and height is very important to meet spoonies, so the birding date must be discussed in advance.

  • This Trip starts and ends in Seoul.

  • This trip is designed to go birding for 1 or 2 days, 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. 


Birding in Gangwha Tidal Flat & Rice Field

Ganghwa island tour (Seoul-Ganghwa-Seoul)

Black-faced Spoonbills from spring to autumn and Red-crowned Cranes in winter




Birding site : Gangwha Tidal Flat & Rice Field
Google map link : Ganghwa
How far from Seoul : 1.5 hour driving 
How to bird : Driving & walking
Main Target : Black-faced Spoonbills from spring to autumn and Red-crowned Cranes in winter
Recommended tour day : 1 day

Minimum tour day : 0.5 day


Targets :

 Winter 

 Spring/Autumn

 Summer 

Ring-necked Pheasant

Tundra Bean Goose 

Greater White-fronted Goose 

Ruddy Shelduck

Northern Pintail 

Eurasian Teal 

Smew 

Little Grebe

Eurasian Spoonbill 

White-tailed Eagle 

Cinereous Vulture 

Common Buzzard 

Red-corwned Crane

Black-tailed Gull 

Vega Gull 

Black-headed Gull 

Great Spotted Woodpecker 

Bull-headed Shrike 

Carrion Crow 

Large-billed Crow 

Great Tit 

Varied Tit 

Marsh Tit 

Vinous-throated Parrotbill 

Dusky Thrush 

Daurian Redstart 

Black-backed Wagtail 

Brambling 

Siberian Accentor

Rustic Bunting 

Yellow-throated Bunting 

Pallas's Reed Bunting 

 Ring-necked Pheasant 

 Mandarin Duck 

 Black-faced Spoonbill 

 Chinese Pond Heron 

 Chinese egret

 Grey Plover

 Long-billed Plover

 Bar-tailed Godwit

 Far Eastern Curlew

 Common Greenshank

 Wood Sandpiper

 Terek Sandpiper

 Common Sandpiper

 Great Knot

 Long-toed Stint

 Sharp-tailed Sandpiper

 Pigmy Woodpecker 

 Great Spotted Woodpecker 

 Bull-headed Shrike 

 Brown Shrike 

 Azure-winged Magpie 

 Large-billed Crow 

 Great Tit 

 Varied Tit 

 Marsh Tit 

 Oriental Reed Warbler 

 Japanese Bush Warbler

 Vinous-throated Parrotbill 

 Grey-backed Thrush 

 Daurian Redstart 

 Yellow-rumped Flycatcher 

 Yellow Wagtail 

 Ring-necked Pheasant 

 Eastern Spot-billed Duck 

 Black-faced Spoonbill 

 Black-crowned Night Heron 

 Striated Heron 

 Chinese Pond Heron 

 Chinese egret

 Eastern Cattle Egret 

 Little Egret 

 Great Cormorant 

 Common Kestrel

 European Hobby

 Little Ringed Plover

 Far Eastern Curlew

 Green Sandpiper

 Common Sandpiper

 Oriental Dollarbird 

 Common Kingfisher 

 Pigmy Woodpecker 

 Grey-headed Woodpecker 

 Black-naped Oriole 

 Azure-winged Magpie 

 Large-billed Crow 

 Great Tit 

 Varied Tit 

 Barn Swallow 

 Red-rumped Swallow 

 Oriental Reed Warbler 

 Grey-backed Thrush 

 Daurian Redstart 

 Vinous-throated Parrotbill

 Eurasian Tree Sparrow 


Outline 

  • This trip is designed to focus on Black-faced Spoonbills from spring to autumn and Red-crowned Cranes in winter in Ganghwa island, Incheon, Korea.

  • Ganghwa island has the world top level tidal flat where various birds are living.

  • This Trip starts and ends in Seoul.

  • This trip is designed to go birding for 1 or 2 days, but this can be extended if you want.

  • Included in cost :  Lunch, bottled water, transportation, all park entrance fees, and services of local guides and leaders. 

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


BOOK THIS TOUR


After you submit booking request, please send you deposit to paypal account(birding.kr@gmail.com).


  • If you have any question, please e-mail us(birding.kr@gmail.com). 


DMZ tour + Birding tour in Han River Estuary

Seoul-Paju(Imjingak)-Seoul




Birding site :  Han river Estuary
Google map link : Paju
How far from Seoul : 40km from Seoul 
How to bird : Driving & walking
Main Target : Black-faced Spoonbills from spring to autumn and Red-crowned Cranes in winter
Recommended tour day : 1 day

Minimum tour day : 0.5 day


Targets :

 Winter 

 Spring/Autumn

 Summer 

Swan Goose 

Tundra Bean Goose 

Taiga Bean Goose 

Greater White-fronted Goose 

Northern Pintail 

Eurasian Teal 

Smew 

Eurasian Spoonbill 

White-tailed Eagle 

Cinereous Vulture 

Common Buzzard 

White-naped Crane 

Black-tailed Gull 

Glaucous-winged Gull 

Vega Gull 

Black-headed Gull 

Great Spotted Woodpecker 

Eurasian Eagle-Owl 

Bull-headed Shrike 

Rook 

Carrion Crow 

Large-billed Crow 

Great Tit 

Marsh Tit 

Vinous-throated Parrotbill 

Dusky Thrush 

Daurian Redstart 

Black-backed Wagtail 

Brambling 

Rustic Bunting 

Yellow-throated Bunting 

Pallas's Reed Bunting 


 Ring-necked Pheasant 

 Mandarin Duck 

 Black-faced Spoonbill 

 Chinese Pond Heron 

 Amur Falcon 

 Western Marsh Harrier 

 Grey Plover 

 Black-tailed Godwit 

 Whimbrel 

 Common Greenshank 

 Wood Sandpiper 

 Terek Sandpiper 

 Common Sandpiper 

 Eurasian Eagle-Owl 

 Pigmy Woodpecker 

 Great Spotted Woodpecker 

 Bull-headed Shrike 

 Brown Shrike 

 Azure-winged Magpie 

 Large-billed Crow 

 Great Tit 

 Varied Tit 

 Marsh Tit 

 Eurasian Skylark 

 Oriental Reed Warbler 

 Vinous-throated Parrotbill 

 Grey-backed Thrush 

 Daurian Redstart 

 Yellow-rumped Flycatcher 

 Yellow Wagtail 

 Buff-bellied Pipit 

 Black-faced Bunting 

 Ring-necked Pheasant 

 Eastern Spot-billed Duck 

 Black-faced Spoonbill 

 Black-crowned Night Heron 

 Striated Heron 

 Chinese Pond Heron 

 Eastern Cattle Egret 

 Great Egret 

 Little Egret 

 Great Cormorant 

 Common Kestrel 

 Common Greenshank 

 Common Sandpiper 

 Black-tailed Gull 

 Eurasian Eagle-Owl 

 Oriental Dollarbird 

 Common Kingfisher 

 Pigmy Woodpecker 

 Grey-headed Woodpecker 

 Black-naped Oriole 

 Azure-winged Magpie 

 Large-billed Crow 

 Great Tit 

 Barn Swallow 

 Red-rumped Swallow 

 Oriental Reed Warbler 

 Grey-backed Thrush 

 Daurian Redstart 

 Eurasian Tree Sparrow 


Outline 

  • This trip is designed to visit DMZ in the morning and do birding near DMZ(Han river estuary) in the afternoon.

  • Han River Estuary(Paju county) is one of excellent birding place throughout the year around Seoul.

  • This Trip starts and ends in Seoul.

  • This trip is designed to go birding for 1 or 2 days, but this can be extended if you want. 

  • Included in cost :  Lunch, bottled water, transportation, entrance fees, and services of local guides and leaders. 

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


BOOK THIS TOUR


After you submit booking request, please send you deposit to paypal account(birding.kr@gmail.com).

  • If you have any question, please e-mail us(birding.kr@gmail.com). 


The most touching bird group dance in the world

Baikal teals Trip (Seoul-Gunsan-Seoul)



Baikal teals in youtube video 


Birding site : Geum Estuary
Google map link : Gunsan & Seocheon
How far from Seoul : 3 hour driving 
How to bird : driving 
Main Target : Baikal Teals
Good Season : Best between February and mid-March. Possible from November to middle of March.

Recommended tour day : 2 days 
Minimun tour day : 1 days


Targets :

  • Ring-necked Pheasant
  • Black-necked Grebe
  • Swan Goose
  • Whooper Swan
  • Tundra Bean Goose
  • Greater White-fronted Goose
  • Common Shelduck
  • Baikal Teal
  • Eastern Spot-billed Duck
  • Eurasian Teal
  • Common Pochard
  • Tufted Duck
  • Eurasian Spoonbill
  • Eurasian Oystercatcher
  • Northern Lapwing
  • Eurasian Curlew

  • Slaty-backed Gull
  • Saunders's Gull
  • Peregrine Falcon
  • White-tailed Eagle
  • Northern Harrier
  • Eurasian Sparrowhawk
  • Northern Goshawk
  • Eastern Buzzard
  • Upland Buzzard
  • Hooded Crane
  • Bull-headed Shrike
  • Azure-winged Magpie
  • Varied Tit
  • Vinous-throated Parrotbill
  • Meadow Bunting
  • Yellow-throated Bunting
  • Pallas's Reed Bunting
  • Common Reed Bunting
  • Snow Goose (day 2)
  • Falcated Teal (day 2)
  • Smew (day 2)

  • Northern Lapwing (day 2)

  • Oriental Stork (day 2)

  • Hooded Crane (day 2)

  • Cinereous Vulture (day 2)


Outline 

  • Geum Estuary(Gunsan) is the most famous Baikal teal's wintering site in the world.

  • This trip is designed to focus on Baikal teal around Geum Estuary in Gunsan, Jeonra province. 

  • It is only possible to travel for two days in case of that Baikal teals move to south coast area in the coldest winter. The guide will give you a notice before finalizing the schedule.

  • This Trip starts and ends in Seoul.

  • This trip is designed to go birding for 1 or 2 days, but this can be extended if you want.

  • Included in the cost :  Accommodation(twin room or Korean-style floor-heating room), 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.


Day 1

Geum River Estuary - One of the top 5 birding sites in Korea. We will focus on Baikal teals in this area. They form huge groups in Korea in winter-over 500,000 at times. If we are lucky, we can see one of the greatest spectacles in the avian world.  


Day 2 (in case of extension)

Seosan Cheonsu Bay Cheonsu-Bay is the most attractive birdwatching site for wintering birds. It's located on the west coast of Chungcheong province. The biggest rice fields are filled with hundreds of thousands of geese and ducks. Oriental Stork, Eurasian Spoonbill and many kinds of raptors can also be found here.


BOOK THIS TOUR


After you submit booking request, please send you deposit to paypal account(birding.kr@gmail.com).


  • If you have any question, please e-mail us(birding.kr@gmail.com). 


The most fantastic winter birding in East Asia 

: Crane Trip in Cheorwon (Seoul-Cheorwon-Seoul)




Birding site : cheorwon Plain
Google map link : Cheorwon 
How far from Seoul : 2 hour driving 
How to bird : driving & walking 
Main Target : White-naped Crane, Red-crowned Crane, Cinereous Vulture

Good Season : November ~ mid-March

Recommended tour day : 2 days 
Minimum tour day : 1 days


Targets :

  • Swan Goose
  • Greater White-fronted Goose
  • Taiga Bean-Goose
  • Tundra Bean-Goose
  • Whooper Swan
  • Mandarin Duck
  • Baikal Teal
  • Eastern Spot-billed Duck
  • Mallard
  • Northern Pintail
  • Common Pochard
  • Common Goldeneye
  • Smew
  • Common Merganser
  • Ring-necked Pheasant
  • White-naped Crane
  • Common Crane
  • Hooded Crane
  • Red-crowned Crane
  • Green Sandpiper
  • Herring Gull
  • Cinereous Vulture
  • White-tailed Eagle
  • Northern Harrier
  • Eurasian Sparrowhawk
  • Northern Goshawk
  • Eastern Buzzard
  • Upland Buzzard
  • Eurasian Eagle-Owl
  • Pygmy Woodpecker
  • Great Spotted Woodpecker
  • Gray-headed Woodpecker
  • Eurasian Kestrel
  • Peregrine Falcon
  • Bull-headed Shrike
  • Chinese Great Grey Shrike
  • Oriental Magpie
  • Carrion Crow
  • Large-billed Crow
  • Azure-winged Magpie
  • Rook
  • Daurian Jackdaw
  • Varied Tit
  • Marsh Tit
  • Japanese Tit
  • Eurasian Skylark
  • Brown-eared Bulbul
  • Long-tailed Tit
  • Vinous-throated Parrotbill
  • Daurian Redstart
  • Japanese Wagtail
  • White Wagtail
  • Brambling
  • Hawfinch
  • Oriental Greenfinch
  • Long-tailed Rosefinch
  • Pallas's Rosefinch
  • Yellow-billed Grosbeak
  • Meadow Bunting
  • Yellow-throated Bunting
  • Pallas's Reed Bunting
  • Common Reed Bunting
  • Rustic Bunting

Outline 

  • Cherowon is the most famous wintering site for cranes in East Asia.

  • This trip is designed to focus on cranes near DMZ area for 2 days. If you want, we can do it in a day. But a 2-day trip is highly recommended.

  • This Trip starts and ends in Seoul.

  • This trip is designed to go birding for 1 or 2 days, but this can be extended if you want.

  • Included in the cost :  Accommodation(twin room or Korean-style floor-heating room), 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.


Day 1

Paju & Yeoncheon - Imjin river in Paju and Yeoncheon county is the closet cranes wintering habitat. The scenery is very beautiful. Except cranes, you can enjoy really big flock of geese and ducks. Additional raptors are bonus.


Day 2

Cheorwon Cheorwon is the most famous for being the best crane-watching site in East Asia. Cheorwon is very close to the DMZ, so a local guide will help us to get into Civilian Control Area and core points. If we are lucky, we can see more than 5 different crane species. It's one of the biggest wintering habitat for Cinereous Vultures.We can see cranes and geese waking up together in a calm lake. 


BOOK THIS TOUR


After you submit 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. 






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