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Greece

Across its wetlands, mountains and islands, Greece has a wealth of wildlife to offer, from colourful endemic plants and a huge array of butterflies, to fantastic bird watching opportunities.

Lesvos – easy birding and natural history

An exploration of one of the largest islands in the Aegean, famous for its birdlife. We will visit prime birding spots to catch the best of the spring migration.

Trip report – Wildlife Travel Lesvos 2017

Holiday typeeasy birding/wildlife

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Lesvos – spring on an Aegean island

An ideal introduction to the flowers and birds of the eastern Mediterranean, our visits include chestnut woodlands, wetlands and flower-rich hillsides.

Trip report – Wildlife Travel Lesvos 2015

Holiday typemixed natural history

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The Peloponnese – autumn bulbs and ancient sites

Late autumn in southern Greece is glorious, and this area has spectacular autumn bulbs. The trip promises wild flowers, wild landscapes and wonderful history.

Trip report – Wildlife Travel Peloponnese 2015

Holiday typemainly wild flowers

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Western Crete – spring flowers and natural history

Crete is famous for wild flowers, of its 1,600 species, almost one in ten is endemic! We explore coast, limestone hills and gorges, and visit some interesting historical sites.

Trip report – Wildlife Travel Crete 2016

Holiday typemainly wild flowers

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