During this excursion you will spend a morning in a minibus with an excursion leader to search for as many bird species as possible in various bird-rich areas. You will visit Texel's Bird Boulevard in collaboration with Natuurmonumenten. During this excursion you will stop at the best birdwatching spots along the east side of Texel and take a few short walks. If rare species are observed elsewhere, the route can be deviated from in consultation. The bird species that you can encounter during this excursion are very diverse; geese, ducks, waders, meadow birds, gulls and terns. But also songbirds on passage and birds of prey. The range of varieties also depends on which season you are going. 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. Times: The excursion starts at 9.30 am at the Vogelinformatiecentrum (Bird Information Center). Costs: €40.00 per person. Payment can be made online via the website of the Bird Information Center or in the Vogelinformatiecentrum prior to the excursion.
2 to 6 persons
Nature, Field trips, and Birds
children and adults
Vogelinformatiecentrum, Kikkertstraat 42, 1795 AE De Cocksdorp. The route goes along the Vogelboulevard, in consultation it is possible to deviate from the route.
Please note: due to the current corona rules, it is mandatory to wear a mouth cap on the bus.
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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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