August 2015 Mid Week

Treat yourself to a

 Midweek Highland getaway

With Birding Ecosse and The Garth Hotel.

Tuesday 04 August to Friday 07 August 2015

**** only one space remaining****

The beautiful Garth Hotel in Grantown on Spey

The beautiful Garth Hotel in Grantown on Spey

Join Birding Ecosse for super mid week break at the luxurious Garth Hotel situated in Grantown on Spey,deep in the Scottish Highlands


Arriving on Tuesday afternoon settle into your room before enjoying your exquisite evening meal in the beautiful dining room prior to perhaps a few nightcaps in the Hotels very own bar.

Be sure to get a good nights sleep though as the tour starts early tomorrow morning!

Sub adult Gannet

Sub adult Gannet


We head out after breakfast for a full day on the beautiful Moray Firth.

First Port of call will be Scotland’s only mainland breeding Gannet colony, experience the sound, sight and smell of a seabird colony in full swing. After the Gannets we will have slow drive along the scenic Moray coast to a very special breeding colony of Black Guillemots, a very rare breeding bird on the east coast of UK, add to this Razorbill and Common Guillemots it is great day in the field.

Our final stop at Spey bay will give us an excellent chance to connect with Osprey, Bottle Nosed Dolphins and Porpoise.

Target birds for the day: Breeding Gannet, Black Guillemot, Osprey.


Golden eagle by David Burliegh

Golden eagle by David Burliegh


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


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

***All this for only £425 per person!***

So what is included?:

Full board at the Garth Hotel, Grantown on Spey.

Delicious packed Lunch on Wednesday and Thursday.

Tea/Coffee morning and afternoon on Wednesday and Thursday.

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

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