Points of Ornithological Interest in the heart of Extremadura
Just two and half hours from Madrid, in the heart of Extremadura, you will find the LAND OF DISCOVERIES, the District of Miajadas-Trujillo, a perfect place for finding birds. This is a territory of diversity, a true paradise for birds and for those who as birdwatchers enjoy this wonderful experience. This has motivated us to highlight some of the most interesting spots for birdwatching in the territory. These points are spread across each of the distinct ecosystems that comprise the district’s landscape: reservoirs, plains, wood pasture (dehesa), irrigated farmland, woodland, river valleys and urban areas. Come to Miajadas-Trujillo to enjoy birdwatching.
The district of Miajadas-Trujillo, its geographical position and its proximity Monfragüe National Park is a unique place for birdwatching. A total of 275 species are cataloged in our region.
With Points of Ornithological Interest (PIO) and ornithological routes you can have information about the birds of our region. A total of 21 PIOs and five ornithological routes.
These are sites that are noteworthy in the district from the birding point of view. Here we aim to indicate the places which are high quality birdwatching areas. This is based on both the presence of species of interest as well as easy access for visitors.
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