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Birding Ecosse
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Bird watching day trips, tours and holidays in the Scottish Highlands

From £120 per adult

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January — December

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Join us on this full day tour, starting on the beautiful Moray coast and ending in the stunning Monadhliath Mountains. We will cover variety of habitats giving a great insight to the different birds of this region of Scotland, Birding Paradise!

The Big Day Out

The Big Day OutFixed Price of £120 for 1 person or £190 for 2 people(must be from same household)

From a rocky headland and sheltered sandy bays to beautiful valleys and Glens, via freshwater lochs and heather covered moors, join Birding Ecosse for a fun filled, full day birding tour taking in some of the many habitats this area has to offer.

What are we looking for?

Winter (October to April): Long Tailed Ducks, Common and Velvet Scoter, Slavonian Grebes, Black and Red Grouse, Golden and White Tailed Eagle, Snow Buntings and the characterful Crested Tit are some of the species we will be searching for.

Summer (May to September): Sandwich, Common and Arctic Terns, Black and Red Grouse, Ring Ouzel, Slavonian Grebe and breeding plumaged Black Throated Divers not forgetting Golden and White Tailed Eagle.

What’s included? Pick up and drop off at your accommodation, all transport and guiding, plus light refreshments throughout the day, all you need to bring is a packed lunch and a love of birds.

How long will the day be? Pick up at your accommodation at 0800 – drop off around 17:00

How much does it cost? £120 for one person or £190 for two people (who must be from the same household)

How do I book? Simple, just call David Slater on 07955336955 or 01309 676720 or email

For current guidelines, Covid 19 restrictions and Covid 19 disclaimer please read prior to the trip.

Thank you and look forward to meeting you.


Contact details

Birding Ecosse
IV36 2PL
Aviemore Black Isle Boat of Garten Burghead Carrbridge Elgin Forres Grantown on Spey Inverness Moray Firth and Nairn Nairn Nethy Bridge The Highlands
Driver guide
Bespoke Private Small Group (1-16)
Landscapes Outdoor Activities Photography Wildlife

COVID-19 facilities

  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
  • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
  • COVID-19 staff training completed
  • Capacity limit
  • Deep cleaning between visitors
  • Face masks available for visitors
  • Hand sanitiser available to visitors & staff
  • Socially distanced spaced seating

Tour prices


  • £120 Per Adult
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Prices are subject to change depending on season


Tour company information

Birding Ecosse

Bird watching trips and tours in the beautiful Scottish Highlands. From day trips, mid week breaks or long weekends let us plan all your birding needs. Small groups (maximum of four clients) and free use of Binoculars and Telescope if required. Comfortable fully air conditioned and insured tour vehicle. All standards catered for, from complete beginners to advanced birders, looking for a particular bird or on a twitch? Call us and we can help you connect with your bird. Limited Pick up and Drop off available, call to discuss

Opening times

As and when required.

Usual time 0800 to 1700 every day

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