'get away from it all'
Vejer de la Frontera
Costa de la Luz
situated in a quiet location, Finca Higueron is an ideal location to see the
amazing varieties of birds in the area. Either sitting on your patio, wandering
round the grounds or the local countryside and beaches, there are opportunities
for either the occasional or ardent bird watcher to see common and spectacular
varieties of birds.
A wide range of bird life can be seen every day, from kestrels, griffin vultures and other birds of prey, to small sparrows and larks.
Finca Higueon and Higueron hill is on the flight path of many birds and during the migration season, the sky can be an abundance of storks, flamingos, bee eaters and/or raptors.
Birds seen at and near Finca Higueron include:-
Linnet, spotless starling, greenfinch, blackcap, stonechat, Sardinian warbler, swallow, swift, house martin, sand martin, grey martin, kestrel, bald ibis, Dartford warbler, lesser kestrel, skylark, calandra lark, corn bunting, willow warbler, whitethroat, blue rock thrush, black-eared wheatear, wheatear, desert wheatear, little owl, serin, cattle egret, gull-billed tern, sandwich tern, collard pratincole, sanderling, grey plover, Kentish plover, ringed plover, black-winged stilt, coot, crested coot, quail, red legged partridge, marsh harrier, montegue's harrier, hen harrier, griffon vulture, booted eagle, little bustard, short-toed eagle, black kite, buzzard, pochard, red crested pochard, gadwall, mallard, little grebe, white stork, grey heron, purple heron, cormorant, gannet, fan tailed warbler, pink flamingo, raven, nightingale, cetti's warbler, bee eater, golden eagle, blackbird, sparrow, robin etc etc