Bird watching holidaysHolkham Beach & Nature Reserve

Holkham National Nature Reserve covers about 3706 hectares (9158 acres) from Wells-next-the-Sea to Burnham Overy and comprises a number of rare and precious habitats including salt marsh, sand dunes, pine woodland, beach and grazing marsh. There are thousands of geese in winter months. Events and tours are run throughout the year.

www.holkham.co.uk

 

Blakeney Point National Nature Reserve

This 3½ mile long sand and shingle spit is a paradise for all kinds of wildlife. It is particularly noted for its colonies of breeding terns and migrant birds passing through in summer. Both common and grey seals can also be seen here
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-blakeney

 

Holme Dunes Nature Reserve

Owned by the Norfolk Wildlife Trust
www.norfolkwildlifetrust.org.uk

 

Titchwell Marsh RSPB Reserve

Enjoy 'up close and personal' views of hundreds of geese and ducks from Island hide. One of Britain's premier birdwatching sites. Tel: 01485 210779
www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/t/titchwellmarsh.index.aspx

 

Cley Marshes Nature Reserve

Coastal nature reserve, with an international reputation. Owned by the Norfolk Wildlife Trust. Tel: 01263 740008
www.norfolkwildlifetrust.org.uk

 

Snettisham RSPB Reserve

On the biggest high tides of the month, marvel at tens of thousands of knot gathering right in front you at Sanctuary and Roost hides. Tel: 01485 542689
www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/s/snettisham.index.aspx

 


Sculthorpe Moor Community Nature Reserve

A home of the Hawk and Owl Trust, its wildlife includes breeding Marsh Harriers, water rails and kingfishers as well as barn owls.  Otters use its waterways and the fen is home to many species of dragonfly, butterfly and flowering plants.  The reserve runs many activites every month.   Tel: 01328 856788

www.hawkandowl.org/sculthorpehome