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Romania's Wild Frontier - Dragonfly Tour

Tour Code: ROM09

dates & prices to be confirmed Land Only Price: £ SRS: £


The Ultima Frontiera reserve lies in the heart of the magnificent Danube Delta, Europe’s finest wetland. This 1,000-hectare private wildlife haven is home to a wonderful diversity of resident, breeding and migrant birds as well as a wide variety of interesting mammals, dragonflies and other wildlife. Starting with a night in the Romanian capital of Bucharest, this 8-day holiday includes six nights at the remote Ultima Frontiera Lodge surrounded by a mosaic of lagoons, reedbeds, woodlands and old fishponds. Led by Nico Scatassi, this tour will focus on reserve’s damselflies and dragonflies of which 30 species have been recorded to date. Other wildlife highlights may include Golden Jackal, Wildcat, Black and Whiskered Terns, flocks of White Pelicans, Pygmy Cormorant, plus numerous Bee-eaters, Rollers, Golden Orioles and Hoopoes.
  • Explore wetlands & woodlands of the remote Ultima Frontiera reserve in the Danube Delta
  • Includes 6 nights in a comfortable lodge within the heart of the private reserve
  • Explore the Danube Delta by boat, vehicle & on foot
  • Look for Dark Spreadwing, River Clubtail & Black Pennant dragonflies
  • Golden Jackal, Otter, Wildcat, Wild Boar & Raccoon Dog all possible
  • White & Dalmatian Pelicans, Purple Heron & White-tailed Eagle 
  • Join spotlighting night safaris in search of nocturnal mammals & birds
  • Led by local expert Nico Scatassi

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Bee Eater (Kevin Elsby)Black Tern (Kevin Elsby)Black Woodpecker (Kevin Elsby)Black Woodpecker (Kevin Elsby)Black-Crowned Night Heron (Kevin Elsby)Caspian Gull (Kevin Elsby)Caspian Gull (Kevin Elsby)Caspian Gull (Kevin Elsby)Caspian Tern (Kevin Elsby)Dalmation Pelican (Kevin Elsby)Ferruginous Duck (Kevin Elsby)Glossy Ibis (Kevin Elsby)Glossy Ibis (Kevin Elsby)Golden Jackal (Kevin Elsby)Golden Jackal (Kevin Elsby)Golden Jackal (Kevin Elsby)Golden Jackal (Kevin Elsby)Golden Jackal (Kevin Elsby)Golden Jackal (Kevin Elsby)Great Egret (Kevin Elsby)Great Egret (Kevin Elsby)Great Egret (Kevin Elsby)Great Spotted Woodpecker (Kevin Elsby)Great Spotted Woodpecker (Kevin Elsby)Great White Pelican (Kevin Elsby)Great White Pelican (Kevin Elsby)Great White Pelican (Kevin Elsby)Great White Pelican (Kevin Elsby)Great White Pelican (Kevin Elsby)Great White Pelican (Kevin Elsby)Great White Pelican (Kevin Elsby)Great White Pelican (Kevin Elsby)Grey-Headed Woodpecker (Kevin Elsby)Grey-Headed Woodpecker (Kevin Elsby)Hooded Crow (Kevin Elsby)Little Gull (Kevin Elsby)Little Owl (Kevin Elsby)Little Owl (Kevin Elsby)Marsh Harrier (Kevin Elsby)Montagu's Harrier (Kevin Elsby)Pallas's Gull (Kevin Elsby)Pallas's Gull (Kevin Elsby)Purple Heron (Kevin Elsby)Red-Footed Falcon (Kevin Elsby)Red-Footed Falcon (Kevin Elsby)Red-Footed Falcon (Kevin Elsby)Red-Necked Grebe (Kevin Elsby)Redstart (Kevin Elsby)Redstart (Kevin Elsby)Sandwich Terns & Black Terns (Kevin Elsby)Sandwich Terns (Kevin Elsby)Squacco Heron (Kevin Elsby)Squacco Heron (Kevin Elsby)Stone Curlew (Kevin Elsby)Whiskered Tern (Kevin Elsby)Whiskered Tern (Kevin Elsby)White-Tailed Eagle (Kevin Elsby)White-Tailed Eagle (Kevin Elsby)White-Tailed Eagle (Kevin Elsby)White-Tailed Eagle (Kevin Elsby)White-Tailed Eagle (Kevin Elsby)White-Winged Tern ((Kevin Elsby)White-Winged Tern (Kevin Elsby)

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We will be running this tour in the near future but as yet have not finalised dates and prices. To register your interest and be added a waiting list to be informed when details are confirmed, please contact us or phone 01962 733051.

Visiting: Romania

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