April 2018 – Weekend

April 2018

 A Highland Weekend getaway

With Birding Ecosse and The Grant Arms Hotel 

Thursday 05 April 2018 to Monday 09 April 2018

 

The magnificent Grant Arms Hotel, Grantown on Spey
The magnificent Grant Arms Hotel, Grantown on Spey

Join Birding Ecosse for a long  weekend at the luxurious Grant Arms Hotel situated in Grantown on Spey, deep in the Scottish Highlands

Thursday

Arriving on Thursday afternoon why not sample a few “local brews” in the hotels superb Capercaillie bar before settling down to you enjoy evening meal in the beautiful dining room.

Friday

Bowfiddle Rock

                       Bowfiddle Rock

Selkies and Tysties.

A full day on the Beautiful Moray Coastline taking in all the sea, sights and sounds the area has to offer, perfect for Waders, Auks and Gulls. Visit Portgordon to have a search for the Selkies, then onto the Bowfiddle to watch the Tysties! Intrigued? Then join us on this fantastic day tour to find out more!

Pick up at 0800 – Drop Off 1700

Saturday

Red Grouse Female

                             Red Grouse Female

The Highland Bird Experience

On this full day tour we visit a variety of habitats including beautiful Scottish Lochs, Mountain and stunning Valleys in search of Eagles, Divers, Grebes, Ring Ouzel and Ptarmigan

Pick up in reception at 0800 – drop off 1700

 Sunday

Red Kite

                                     Red Kite

The mystical Black Isle

A trip “across the water” to the mystical Black Isle on this full day tour. Look for Dolphins and Porpoises alongside the Sea Duck and Divers. Witness mass waders roosts and visit one of the best hides in the Highlands and a visit to a Red Kite feeding Station.

Pick up at 0800 – Drop off 1700

Monday

Give yourself a treat!  Enjoy a long lie before you head down for your last breakfast at the Grant Arms. Sit back and enjoy the memories of the past three full days birding in the glorious Scottish Highlands, and start planning your next trip North!

***All this for only £565 per person!***

So what is included?:

Four nights Full board at the Grant Arms Hotel, Grantown on Spey.

Delicious packed Lunch on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Tea/Coffee morning and afternoon Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

All transport on outings

All guiding fees.

Use of binoculars if required.

Whats not included:

Drinks at hotel

Personal insurance

Items of a personal nature

No deposit required, however the full amount of your weekend must be paid at least four weeks prior to start date (preferably by bank transfer)

Interested?  Then please feel free to contact Birding Ecosse for more information or to book your place.

Please note, spaces are very limited so book early to avoid disappointment