Private tours

Typical custom birding (or other nature) tour packages:

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  • 1 day - intensive daytrip to any habitat. US$ 180 per person. (minimum 2 people)

  • 2 full days/1 night  - best forests and/or wetlands. US$280 per person. (minimum 2 people)

  • 3-4 days/3 nights - intensive tour to best the forests and wetlands for most endemics and other highlight birds. See Siberian Crane (crane now awol) Twitch page. US$ 764 per person. (minimum 2 people)

  • 8 days/7 nights - fast-paced tour to key locations for almost all desired birds. US$ 2,450 per person. (minimum 2 people usually).

  • 11 days/10 nights  - fast-paced tour to all key sites (usually including Lanyu) for all targets. US$ 2,900 per person. (minimum 2 people usually).

  • 14 days/13 nights - all sites (usually including Lanyu) for all targets. US$ 3,870  (minimum 2 people usually).

Unless otherwise mentioned, prices are per person and include everything: all domestic transport, meals, accommodation in twin-bed en-suite rooms, guiding, tolls, etc. Tours usually start/end downtown Taipei or TPE airport. Excluded are international flights, insurance, alcoholic drinks, and items of a purely personal nature. Single supplement approx 15%. Discount for groups.

Slower-paced, other nature, and luxury, options possible. Ask about extensions to off-shore islands (Lanyu, Jinmen, Matsu), Taroko Gorge, and to countries nearby.