During this excursion you will spend an afternoon in a minibus with a guide to visit various bird-rich areas in search of as many bird species as possible. In collaboration with Staatsbosbeheer and the National Park Dunes of Texel, the Vogelinformatiecentrum (Bird Information Center) offers a half-day excursion through the National Park. You stop at various places to walk through the dunes or through the forest. Along the way you will encounter various bird species. Waders in De Slufter, forest birds in the Dennen and songbirds and birds of prey in the dunes. The variety palette is very variable and depends on the season. Every excursion is different! If you don't have binoculars yourself, you can of course borrow one from the center. Registration for this excursion is required. It is possible to take a wheelchair with you on the minibus tour under certain conditions. Do you want to do the excursion with a wheelchair? Please contact the Bird Information Center. Times: the excursion starts at 1.30 pm at the Vogelinformatiecentrum and ends at 4.30 pm. Costs: € 45.00 per person. Payment can be made both online via the website of Vogelinformatiecentrum and prior to the excursion in the Vogelinformatiecentrum.
2 to 6 persons
Nature and Field trips
all ages and wheelchair accessible
Vogelinformatiecentrum, Kikkertstraat 42, 1795 AE De Cocksdorp. The route goes along the dunes, in consultation it is possible to deviate from the route.
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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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