Best Of North Wales Birdwatching Trips Day Four 12 September 2019

Conwy Valley

Today we stayed pretty local and show cased just how many habitats, and birds, we have close to home. We had a look over the River Conwy pre-breakfast then tucked into a wonderful Welsh breakfast still with views of the river and bird feeders outside the window. A short drive north took us to a viewpoint over-looking the Conwy Estuary and RSPB Conwy here we enjoyed an amazing variety of species. A few minutes north and we at the Great Orme, Llandudno with its towering sea-cliffs and fantastic views of Snowdonia and Anglesey and lots of new birds. A short drive west and we explored the area around Llanfairfechen with saltmarsh, lagoons and beach to discover more birds. After a lovely lunch we popped over the Menia Straits to Anglesey and Penmon Point for more seabirds, terns and waders. On the way back we stopped off by the Ogwen River to watch Dippers and Grey Wagtails a wonderful day full of birds in beautiful scenery!


We enjoyed super views of Dippers to finish off a wonderful bird filled day.

Some of the highlights enjoyed included… Common Eider, Common Scoter, Goosander, Lapwing, Ringed Plover, Whimbrel, Bar-tailed Godwit, Black-tailed Godwit, Turnstone, Knot, Common Snipe, Greenshank, Common Guillemot, Razorbill, Black Guillemot, Kittiwake, Sandwich Tern, Red-throated Diver, Fulmar, Peregrine, Chough, Raven, Goldcrest, Dipper, Stonechat, Wheatear, Grey Wagtail, Rock Pipit, Sand Martin and Arctic Tern. We would love you to join us on one of our wonderful Birdwatching Trips tours, lots of birds, lots of fun, small groups, great food and lovely places to stay, we know you will love every minute. Please see our tours pages or drop us a line here for more details….

We look forward to enjoying wonderful birds with you soon!

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