Twitchers on the Algarve.
It is believed that within 12 months the Algarve region of southern Portugal will become an established destination for Bird watchers.
A campaign has been launched by the tourism Board who recently organized a bird watching press trip which included watching birds (The feathered variety) in the Sapal Nature Reserve near Castro Marim and the Vila Real de Santo António, This trip also included a presentation of the planned new observatory in Tavira's Natural Park.
A study into bird life and bird-watching on the Algarve was commissioned by interested bodies including the Portuguese Society for Bird Studies. It identified Five areas of particular interest for bird watching within the Algarve, they were. Ria Formosa, the Vicentina Coast, Vila Real de Santo António and Castro Marim's Sapal Nature Reserve, Salgados Lagoon (Galé) and a fifth spot also located on the Algarve.
It is thought that within the United Kingdom alone there are some four million bird watchers or Twitchers, who can reach the Algarve on cheap flights to Faro.
Sun, Sand and Sea are the normal ingredients of a cheap holiday on the Algarve in resorts such as Albufeira but tourists who prefer a more nature based holiday also find plenty to enjoy on the Algarve and indeed further on the coast on the Costa De La Luz which spans the Spanish border and along to the Costa Del Sol with its backdrop of rugged mountains behind the blue seas and sandy beaches of Marbella, Benalmadena and Torremolinos alive with bars and cheap hotels.
Cheap flight to Faro will get you to the Algarve area whilst Cheap flights to Malaga will see you on the Costa Del Sol in less than two and a half hours from London.
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Article ID: 845, Posted: Sun, 22 Nov 2009 19:08:05 GMT