Welcome to the extraordinary world of birdwatching in the enchanting Azores islands! Renowned as a premier destination for bird enthusiasts, these stunning islands are home to a treasure trove of avian wonders. Prepare to encounter some of Europe’s rarest birds, including the exclusive Azores Bullfinch found only in a small area of São Miguel Island, and the elusive Mosteiro’s storm-petrel breeding on the secluded islets south of Graciosa Island.
But the avian marvels don’t end there. The Azores boast a rich diversity of species that will leave you spellbound. Prepare for awe-inspiring encounters as the Azores proudly house the largest colony of Cory’s Shearwater and one of the world’s largest colonies of Roseate tern. With over 30 nesting bird species, the archipelago’s central position in the Atlantic Ocean also makes it a haven for migratory birds, attracting a diverse array of feathered visitors from America and Eurasia.
In this birdwatcher’s paradise, the opportunity to spot nearly 400 bird species awaits. Be captivated by the sight of rare and newly sighted avian treasures, adding a touch of wonder to your Azores experience. Get ready to embark on an unforgettable journey through the skies, where every moment brings the possibility of encountering a winged marvel.