Accompanied by an enthusiastic guide, you take a beautiful walk through the Waalenburg nature reserve. Different types of orchids bloom here in May and June. The Waalenburg nature reserve is a true Eldorado for birds! With the guide you will look for various meadow birds such as lapwing, black-tailed godwit and redshank. In addition, Waalenburg is one of the few remaining strongholds of the skylark. And a true pioneer such as the Little Plover also knows where to find this nature reserve. Times: from April to June, weekly on Thursdays from 1.30 pm to 3.30 pm. Look for the current times in the agenda of Natuurmonumenten.
Nature, Field trips, and Birds
Start at Natuurcentrum De Marel. Nieuwlanderweg 38, 1793 EV De Waal.
During the excursion you can use good quality binoculars free of charge. The walk ends in Nature Center De Marel with a nice cup of coffee or tea.
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At the Vogelinformatiecentrum (Bird Information Center) in De Cocksdorp you have come to the right place for information about bird watching, photography and filming on Texel. You can also find binoculars and other bird products here. Information about birds In the center you will find all kinds of information about birds. Such as the most recent bird sightings on the island. In the center all current observations are clearly displayed on a large map. There is also an extensive library of bird books. Beautiful bird movies are played on the large LCD TVs. And in the display cases are many stuffed birds, which you can view up close. Shop and excursions In the Vogelinformatiecentrum you will also find a shop with conservation articles and binoculars. You can find good binoculars from Swarovski, Zeiss and Bynolyt here. You will receive extensive advice about this. You have also come to the right place for bird DVDs, nature books, nest boxes and feeding systems for your garden. Various birding excursions also depart from the Vogelinformatiecentrum.Would you like to book a birding excursion at the Vogelinformatiecentrum? Tickets are available via this website, view our agenda via 'What's on'.
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