[Autumn] Birding trip in the wet land around Seoul (mudflat & rice filed) : Seoul - West Coast - Seoul
Birding site : Wet land in West coast (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, Amur Falcon Target Family : Shorebirds, ducks, geese, raptors,
Good Season: September ~ October
Recommended tour day : 1 days Minimum tour day : 1 days
Mandarin Duck Northern Shoveler Eastern Spot-billed Duck Mallard Green-winged Teal Ring-necked Pheasant Little Grebe Great Crested Grebe Oriental Turtle-Dove Eurasian Moorhen Eurasian Coot Black-winged Stilt Eurasian Oystercatcher Black-bellied Plover Pacific Golden-Plover Lesser Sand-Plover Little Ringed Plover Long-billed Plover Whimbrel Far Eastern Curlew Eurasian Curlew Bar-tailed Godwit Black-tailed Godwit Ruddy Turnstone Great Knot Red Knot Ruff Broad-billed Sandpiper Red-necked Stint Long-toed Stint Dunlin Terek Sandpiper Common Sandpiper Green Sandpiper Gray-tailed Tattler Common Greenshank Marsh Sandpiper Wood Sandpiper Saunders's Gull Black-headed Gull Black-tailed Gull Herring Gull Great Cormorant Gray Heron Great Egret Intermediate Egret Chinese Egret Little Egret Cattle Egret Chinese Pond-Heron Black-crowned Night-Heron Black-faced Spoonbill Common Kingfisher Dollarbird Pygmy Woodpecker Great Spotted Woodpecker Gray-headed Woodpecker Eurasian Kestrel Eurasian Hobby Peregrine Falcon Black-naped Oriole Tiger Shrike Bull-headed Shrike Azure-winged Magpie Oriental Magpie Large-billed Crow Varied Tit Marsh Tit Japanese Tit Eurasian Skylark Oriental Reed Warbler Barn Swallow Brown-eared Bulbul Vinous-throated Parrotbill White-cheeked Starling Asian Brown Flycatcher Daurian Redstart Gray Wagtail Eastern Yellow Wagtail White Wagtail
Greater White-fronted Goose Lesser White-fronted Goose Tundra Bean-Goose Whooper Swan Ruddy Shelduck Common Shelduck Mandarin Duck Baikal Teal Northern Shoveler Gadwall Falcated Duck Eurasian Wigeon Eastern Spot-billed Duck Mallard Northern Pintail Green-winged Teal Common Pochard Ferruginous Duck Tufted Duck Ring-necked Pheasant Little Grebe Great Crested Grebe Eared Grebe Oriental Turtle-Dove Eurasian Moorhen Eurasian Coot Hooded Crane Eurasian Oystercatcher Black-bellied Plover Lesser Sand-Plover Greater Sand-Plover Kentish Plover Far Eastern Curlew Eurasian Curlew Bar-tailed Godwit Black-tailed Godwit Red-necked Stint Dunlin Common Sandpiper Green Sandpiper Spotted Redshank Common Greenshank Black-headed Gull Black-tailed Gull Herring Gull Great Cormorant Great Bittern Gray Heron Great Egret Intermediate Egret Chinese Egret Little Egret Black-crowned Night-Heron Eurasian Spoonbill Black-faced Spoonbill Eurasian Sparrowhawk Eastern Buzzard Upland Buzzard Eurasian Kestrel Amur Falcon Eurasian Hobby Common Kingfisher Gray-headed Woodpecker Bull-headed Shrike Azure-winged Magpie Oriental Magpie Large-billed Crow Japanese Tit
Wet land in the West Coast (vast mudflat and rice field) are one of the best birding spot for shorebirds in Autumn 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.