Canada & USA
Mar 06, 2023 to Mar 11, 2023
Visit Alberta's wintery wonderland, home to sought after owls like Great Gray Owl, Snowy Owl and Northern Hawk-Owl.
Mar 20, 2023 to Mar 25, 2023
See masses of ducks, geese, gulls and other seabirds as they gather to feed along the east coast of Vancouver Island during Herring Spawn. Also, explore forests for Sooty Grouse, Canada Jays and Pine Grosbeaks, Northern Pygmy-Owls, and much more.
Apr 07, 2023 to Apr 09, 2023
Early spring birding, excellent for owls including N. Saw-whet Owl, Boreal Owl, W. Screech-Owl and more.
Jun 06, 2023 to Jun 17, 2023
Explore the Nome area, home to such tantalizing species as Bluethroat, Northern Wheatear, Bristle-thighed Curlew, Eastern Yellow Wagtail, eiders, jaegers, and much more. In addition to birds, we could see majestic Muskox and Grizzly Bear, as well as breathtaking scenery. Not to be missed, the extension to Utqiagvik (Barrow), home to Spectacled and Steller's eider, Ross's Gull, and Polar Bear!
Jul 09, 2023 to Jul 15, 2023
Join us on this week long tour of Southeastern Newfoundland, where we spend several days on the Avalon Peninsula, in search of birds around the historic capital of St. John's. Enjoy a boat trip to Witless Bay, home to numbers of nesting seabirds, such as Atlantic Puffins, Razorbill and Thick-billed Murre. In Terra Nova National Park, explore spruce forests home to boreal bird species, and to top if off, we'll finish with a visit to the famous Northern Gannet colony at Cape St. Mary's.
Oct 02, 2023 to Oct 07, 2023
Short tour to Canadian prairie province where we hope to find migrating Whooping Cranes, amongst thousands of Sandhill Cranes and thousands of southbound geese. Day trip to boreal forest also for additional species.
Oct 05, 2023 to Oct 11, 2023
Explore British Columbia's beautiful Haida Gwaii islands during fall migration. Hope to see a variety of seabirds, shorebirds and west coast specialties, as well as potential for vagrants.
Jan 10, 2024 to Jan 19, 2024
Visit one of North America's most bird rich areas, where we hope to find Whooping Cranes, Green Jays, Plain Chachalacas, Great Kiskadees and much more!
Central & South America
Oct 25, 2023 to Nov 08, 2023
Explore Ecuador, one of the most naturally diverse countries in the world, with over 1700 species of birds on its list! Hummingbirds, toucans, tanagers, galore! It's not all birds, and we could also see mammals like Olinguito, Kinkajou and Spectacled Bear! Join Ecuador expert Nelson Apollo Jaramillo, and Avocet's own Chris Charlesworth
Nov 22, 2023 to Dec 02, 2023
Explore some of Costa Rica's most beautiful areas, including the breathtaking Arenal Volcano, as well as famous birding locations like La Selva and the Savegre Valley. Resplendent Quetzals, King Vultures, dozens of species of hummingbirds and gorgeous tanagers are all waiting to be seen.
Nov 07, 2024 to Nov 20, 2024
Small country nestled between Venezuela and Suriname, home to 850 different species including 45 or more Guianan shield endemics. See the bizarre Capuchinbird, as well as the Guianan Cock-of-the-Rock. Chance to see Harpy Eagle, as well as many other tropical birds, mammals and more.
Mexico & the Caribbean
Jan 20, 2024 to Jan 30, 2024
Explore Mexico's birdiest state with us, where we will look for endemics like Bridled Sparrow, Oaxaca Sparrow Rose-bellied and Orange-breasted buntings, Slaty Vireo, Collared Towhee and much, much more.
Mar 10, 2024 to Mar 24, 2024
Visit Borneo and let our guide, Avery Bartels, show you an array of tantalizing birds and bizarre mammals in the northern state of Sabah.
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