Hiking and photography in the Bardenas Desert

Duration : 7 days

Spain

Level : easy (4h walking, easy (4h walking, slight difference in altitude of 100m on average))

from 980 € / p. from 3 to 8 persons

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Description

Go for this 7 days / 6 nights hiking stay, completed with a photography training, for a trip dazzling by the diversity of the landscapes on offer and the exceptional atmospheres but also so close to home (two hours drive from France).

After a first day in some limestone gorges of the southern Pyrenees under the incessant flight of griffon vultures, the star-shaped stay continues in the unique site of the Bardenas Desert, in the middle of breathtaking landscapes.

The choice of the date may seem surprising but it is the best period to be able to enter these spaces in complete peace and quiet, and to enjoy the comfortable weather and striking lights.

Program

We will meet in Saint-Jean-de-Luz and we will take the road to Spain together (about 2 hours) to arrive at a hotel at the foot of the Pyrenees on the first evening.

The next day we will take the time to photograph the round of griffon vultures and other birds in the colourful limestone gorges.

The rest of the week you will discover the different aspects of the Bardenas Desert, a unique place in Europe where you will take the time to get acquainted and get exceptional pictures. You will also discover the troglodyte habitats, the herds, the Mediterranean birds...

It will also be an opportunity to strengthen your skills in landscape or bird photography and to work on black and white views which are very rewarding for these subjects.

The price includes

  • Full board accommodation in a double room.
  • The visits provided for in the program.
  • Transport during the stay.
  • Supervision by the mountain leader.

The price does not include

  • Trip to the meeting point in Saint-Jean-de-Luz.
  • Drinks.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Cancellation insurance.
  • Extra charge for single room.
  • Anything not mentioned in "The price includes".

Accommodation

  • In guesthouses.
Next departures :
  • To be confirmed
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