November 2018 – Midweek

 A Highland Midweek getaway

With Birding Ecosse and The Grant Arms Hotel

 

Tuesday 13 November  to Friday 16 November 2018

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

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

 Tuesday 

Arriving on Tuesday afternoon why not settle in with a small dram in the  Hotels Caprcaillie Bar before  you sit down to enjoy your first meal in the beautiful Dining Room.

Wednesday

A superb Golden Eagle 

The “Highland Bird” experience

On this full day tour we visit a variety of habitats including beautiful Scottish Lochs (complete with picturesque ruined castle)  Ancient Scottish Woodland, Mountain and stunning valleys in search of Eagles, Crested Tit and Ptarmigan

Target birds for today: Red Grouse. Crested Tit, Ptarmigan, Golden and White Tailed eagle.

Thursday

Red Kite

Today we pay a visit to a new location for Birding Ecosse, Merkinch LNR on the outskirts of Inverness.  A fantastic place for waders, gulls and duck, including an almost annual American Wigeon thn it will be a trip “across the water” to the mystical Black Isle on this full day tour. Look out for Dolphins and Porpoises alongside the Sea Duck and Divers. Witness mass waders roosts and visit one of the best hides in the Highlands.

Target Birds for today: Scaup, Slavonian Grebe, Long Tailed Duck and Red Kite

Friday

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 £475 per person!***

 

So what is included?:

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

Delicious packed Lunch on Wednesday and Thursday.

Tea/Coffee morning and afternoon 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