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Soweczka Arek Szymura - Private Nature Tours

41 reviews
Bialowieza, Poland
About Soweczka Arek Szymura - Private Nature Tours
Białowieża Forest is one of the best places in Europe for birdwatching, and our experienced guides-ornithologists will help you to see interesting species (woodpeckers, owls, and many others). We also offer trips to meet with the wild bison, beavers, otters, wolves ... We will also explain inter species relationships which form this unusual place.
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Reviewed March 15, 2019

Pygmy Owl Tours helped us choose from a range of tours and come up with an itinerary that gave the best chance to see what we most wanted to see. We took three tours: Pygmy owls and bison with Mateusz and Strict Forest Reserve with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Robert T
Reviewed August 30, 2018

It was 3.10 am and we were going to safari after European bison. Mateusz, the guide from Pygmy Owl Nature Tours met us in the hotel lobby and we were off surfing the highways and byways of Białowieza in search of bison at their breakfast...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank wanderlustingdreams
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Decades of knowledge, experience and passion. I cannot believe you can do better for a guide. He knew adolescent trees when they were saplings and can tell you the precise dates when certain veterans fell. I am a forester ano recieved valuable information. He is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dylan C
Reviewed September 17, 2017

I was staying in Bialowieza on my own, and wanted to see the strictly protected area and Bison. I contacted this company because they were mentioned in a site guide, and I'm glad I did. For the bison tour, Mateus picked me up at an...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Cathryn S
Reviewed August 18, 2017

It was an unforgettable experience! It was the first time I was in a forest of these characteristics. We met the guide at 4am after we started walking in the forest that at that time was full of mystery and magic, soon after the sun...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed May 9, 2017

The point is, bisons feed grass in open fields "in front of the forest" early in the morning. You can spot them from road, it is all the trip is offering :D The greater chance to spot them is between around 4 am and 6...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 4, 2017

We joined Matteus for 6 activities during 3 days. Even though it was quite expensive in total , the experience for a family of 5 was worth it. Matteus is a calm, very knowledgable guide who takes the time to explain everything. He was very...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank mirjamenjeroent
Reviewed May 3, 2017

We've decided to pay for a guide to show us wild żubr and ...if we lucky (so the explanation on the website) ryś, the lynx in the morning. A day before the trip, I was worrying a lot, because I forgot to take waterproof shoes...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank 124sylwia
Reviewed April 22, 2017

We booked a tour with this company as they were the only ones operating in March and we were keen to see the bison, birds, and the primeval forest. Mateusz contacted us and was our guide for the 5.30 start to see bison; as we...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank garethzim
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Our experience with Arek wasn't positive to say the least. First of all, the time of the tour was agreed to be at 4:30 a.m and last at least 3 hours. We've planned around this and at 22:00 the night before we got 2 texts...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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