The variety of habitats from the wetlands of Donana to the breathtaking Picos de Europa and the botanical treasure trove of Grazalema make Spain a fantastic destination for nature lovers.

Andalucía – easy birding, Coto Doñana and Tarifa

The proximity of Africa, just over 14km at its closest point, makes this area a natural draw for migrating birds crossing the Mediterranean.

Trip report – Wildlife Travel Andalucia 2018

Holiday typeeasy birding/wildlife

Andalucía – spring wildlife of southern Spain

A prime destination for lovers of spring wildlife in the Mediterranean, amid dramatic limestone landscapes.

Trip report – Andalucia 2017 Trip Report

Holiday typemixed natural history

Extremadura – autumn sojourn for wildlife and culture

Extremadura in southwest Spain is famous for its history, farming and landscape, as well as being one of western Europe’s most popular areas for birdwatching.

Holiday typeeasy birding/wildlife

Mallorca – spring in the western Mediterranean

With stunning scenery including many miles of wild unspoilt coastline, extensive woodlands, Mediterranean shrublands and a dramatic mountain range.

Trip report – Wildlife Travel Mallorca 2018

Holiday typemixed natural history

Sierra de Grazalema and Gibraltar – natural history

A prime destination for lovers of spring wildlife in the Mediterranean, amid dramatic limestone landscapes. We search for botanical treasures and migrating birds.

Holiday typemixed natural history

Sierra Nevada – wild flowers and mountain wildlife

The Mediterranean climate and rugged landscape of the Sierra Nevada make this an important location for plants.

Holiday type – mainly wild flowers

Tenerife – natural history of the Canary Islands

The largest and most diverse of the Canary Islands, with much to explore including arid regions, primeval forest, volcanic peaks and plants found nowhere else in the world.

Trip report – Wildlife Travel Tenerife 2020

Holiday type – mainly wild flowers