Birding in Hornachos and Matachel

mediterranean forest

The Sierra Grande of Hornachos and the valley of the Matachel are the best example of mediterranean forest almost in primordial state in the province of Badajoz, a little paradise where raptors in which the great raptors, along the return of the Iberian Lynx, besides other groups of fauna and Flora, give anadded value to this beautiful and almost unknown corner of Extremadura

Duration: halfday or full day.

Calendar: all year round. 

Common species: Spanish Imperial Eagle, Bonelli´s Eagle, Golden, Cinereous Vulture, Griffon Vulture, Iberian Magpie, Black Wheatear, Tekla´sLark, Rock Sparrow, Woodlark, Crag Martin, Red-billed Chough

Summer species: Black Stork, European Turtle Dove, Red-rumped Swallow, Aegyptian Vulture, Common Swift, Pallid Swift, Alpine Switf, White-rumped Swift, Woodchat Shrike, Lesser Short-toed Lark, Great Spotted Cuckoo…

Winter species: Alpine Accentor, Great Egret, Hen Harrier, Golden Plover, Bluethroat, Redwing, Merlin

Migrant species: Winchat, Northern Wheatear, Ring Ouzel, Common Rock Thrush, Tawny Pipit, Greylag Goose, Common Crane…


Half day                            Full day

160 € (1 person)              230 € (1 person)

170 € (2 people)             240 € (2 people)

180 € (3 people)             255 € (3 people)

200 € (4 people)           280 € (4 people)

225 € (5 people)            300 € (5 people)

For groups of more than five people, please contact.

Children under 10 years, free.

Including: specialized local guide, optical equipment and consultation bibliography.

Note: if you preffer, we can prepare picnic with your culinary preferences, or go to a local restaurant. Please, contact with us.

Recommended: hat or cap, sunscreen, water, comfortable clothes in accordance with the weather and suitable footwear.

Language: English and Germa

Discover the wild territories of Seville and Badajoz in organized daytrips and tours, and enjoy the experience of observing nature in two of the last Mediterranean forest paradises of the Iberian Peninsula.


Offer specialized services for bird watching and nature under criteria of responsibility and respect for the environment


Being able to enjoy an experience of observation, knowledge and enjoyment of one of the most important nature reserves in Andalusia and neighboring Extremadura