Are you a real bird watcher? Then you should definitely join the XL birding excursion! You will set out for no less than three hours with an experienced guide and visit one of the bird-rich areas on Texel. The aim of this walking excursion is to observe as many different bird species as possible at ease. Binoculars are useful. If you don't have your own binoculars, you can borrow one from the Bird Information Center. The excursion takes place under almost all circumstances (with a minimum of four people). If this is not the case, you will be called no later than the evening before the excursion. Registration for this excursion is required. It is a fun excursion for young and old. Times: weekly on Thursday (9 am - 12 pm). Costs: €25.00 per person.
Nature, Field trips, and Birds
children and adults
This excursion starts at the Vogelinformatiecentrum Texel. Kikkertstraat 42, 1795 AE De Cocksdorp. The route is usually in consultation with the participants and depends on the weather and the tide outside the dikes.
Age: for children from approx. seven years and adults. Dogs are not allowed. The guide may ask to drive the car to the location where the walk starts. Please note that there is only 1 guide available for this excursion and he is not always available. The excursion takes place under almost all circumstances (with a minimum of 4 people). If this is not the case, you will be called no later than the evening before the excursion.
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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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