The archipelago of the Balearic Islands is the best place for bird watching

A little more than 300 different species make a stop on the Balearic Islands every year before they continue their journey. The Balearic Islands archipelago is located on the route of Western European migratory birds and is thus the best point to observe birds.

Mountains, sea, wetlands or salt marshes form a rich biotope for birds like peregrine falcons, the popular voltor negre (monk vulture), goose vulture, chaffinch, storks or Balearic storm dwellers

Mallorca has privileged sots for bird watching, such as the s'Albufera Natural Park (Alcúdia), the Mondragó Natural Park, the Serra de Tramuntana Mountains, the Camí des Cingles Park (Sóller) or La Gola (Pollença).

Menorca has areas like s'Albufera of the Gray Natural Park, the Morella lagoon, Favàritx or Salinas de Addaia; they are all privileged places for bird watching,

As for Formentera, the Estany des Peix and the Estany Pudent are obligatory visits. There are two wetlands in the Ses Salines de Ibiza and Formentera Natural Park. Ibiza, the largest of the Pitiüsas Island, is also in no way inferior. Next to this strategic point you should also visit the Cap des Falcó or Es Amunts.

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01

Nature reserve Albufereta (Alcudia, mallorca)

The oasis of birds


02

Nature park Albufera des Grau (Maó, menorca)

The complete immersion in the nature of Menorca


03

Nature park Mondragó (Santanyí, mallorca)

Discover this fabulous place full of natural treasures


04

Nature park S´Albufera de Mallorca (Muro, mallorca)

A wetland of high ecological value


05

natural protected area Estany des Peix (Formentera, formentera)

The smaller of the two large lakes in Formentera, the meeting point between the natural environment and history


06

natural protected area Estany Pudent (Formentera, formentera)

A walk through a biological and historical lake of great wealth


07

natural protected area Es Trenc - Salobrar de Campos (Campos, mallorca)

A unique natural landscape on the banks of Es Trenc


08

natürliche Landschaft Sierra de Tramuntana (Andratx, mallorca)

A wonder of nature


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natural protected area Es Trenc - Salobrar de Campos (Campos, mallorca)

A unique natural landscape on the banks of Es Trenc


10

National park Marítimo-terrestre del archipiélago de Cabrera (Ses Salines, mallorca)

Visit this and discover the biodiversity of its surroundings


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Nature park Sa Dragonera (Andratx, mallorca)

The viewpoint in the West


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