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Birdwatching half day Pier of IJmuiden,

The pier of IJmuiden is situated north-west of Amsterdam and the number one spot to search for sea- and shorebirds when you are  in the Netherlands. We will scan the sea for passing birds and keep also an eye on the pier itself for resting migratory birds. 
When looking at the sea it is always difficult to predict the birds you are  going to see, due to weather, season and some luck. Regular specialties are: Norhern Gannet,  Common Scoter, Purple Sandpiper, Rock Pipit, Red-throated Loon, Snow Bunting, European Shag, Razor Bil. 

Practical information
Duration: 3-4 hours, depends on season,weather and sightnings, and personal wishes.

Depart and return time: usually around 8:00 until 12:00, but variable(personal wishes, season, sightnings and weather)

Where we meet: When travelling with your own (rental) car, we will meet at a convienient place near the highway close to Haarlem. When coming with public transport we will meet at a train station Haarlem.


half day:
1-4 persons: 135 euro
5 persons and more: ask for our rates

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What is included: coffee, tea, drinks, snacks as much as you like, a handy checklist of the birds of the area, the use of a high end spottingscope, transfers from train station Haarlem.

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Private tours: All our birding tours are private tours. The day schedule can be customized to your wishes. Occasionally it is possible that more parties have booked a tour at the same date. In that case we try to combine these birding tours and give you discount of 25%.

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