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Discovering Donana

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Nature and birdwatching tours in 4WD in Donana National Park. Private and shared tours in small groups.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Avenida Canaliega s/n, 21750 El Rocio, Spain
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+34 620 96 43 69
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been on five day tours with Discovering Doñana (all with Jose Luis Sanchez) and every time we see something new. It’s that kind of place. This year (March 2019) we saw two Iberian Lynx, a first, as well as a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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pterocles, Gerente at Discovering Donana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Many thanks for you review

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a full day birding with Jose. It was fantastic, saw nearly all of our target species. I think we only dipped on ones that hadn't returned to Spain anyway. Jose really knows his stuff from his field craft & knowledge of the area. To...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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pterocles, Gerente at Discovering Donana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your nice review

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I organised a last minute trip to Spain in between hospital appointments so without the chance the plan I would usually like. Really only chose Donana because it seemed to be the only option that had an early morning start. I was so pleased I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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pterocles, Gerente at Discovering Donana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your complete review, we appreciate the effort.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the 1/2 day tour gives you a great 1st impression of this national park, you will visit the northern woodlands, and parts of the central wetlands. The guide was incredible knowledgeable and enthusiastic. and she spoke very good English. We saw an incredible range of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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pterocles, Gerente at Discovering Donana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for you review, we are happy that you have a good experience in Doñana with us

Reviewed February 18, 2019

Jose was recommended to us as a guide, and he was terrific. Extremely knowledgeable, remarkable ability to recognize calls and an uncanny ability to spot birds (and Lynx!). We did one afternoon trip followed by a morning trip, staying overnight at La Malvasia in El...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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1963jasi, Gerente at Discovering Donana, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2019

Many thanks for your nice review, we are glad you enjoyed the tours with Jose and will be happy to meet you again in the near future

Reviewed February 17, 2019

Jose met us bang on time at 8.00 a.m. and we were quickly in the national park. A staggering array of birds and diverse habitat followed, We had a coffee break then spent the rest of the trip seeking out fascinating bird species, What a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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1963jasi, Gerente at Discovering Donana, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2019

Many thanks for you review, we appreciate it. See you in spring

Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

A half day private morning tour for 2 (150 euros) in a comfortable Land Rover. Our English speaking guide Jose was friendly and knowledgeable. Saw a lot of birds, deer and two mongoose.

Date of experience: January 2019
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1963jasi, Gerente at Discovering Donana, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2019

Phil, thanks for your review

Reviewed January 12, 2019

Like everyone else we had a great guided tour of the park-- and Jose's English was impeccable. Certainly, if you want an English-speaking tour of Donana, I would highly recommend Jose. Go to his website. The website has all the relevant information, and Jose was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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1963jasi, Gerente at Discovering Donana, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2019

Many thanks for your kind review, we appreciate it

Reviewed December 3, 2018

We toured Donana in the afternoon on a half-day tour; it would have been better to go in the early morning as most of the animals in the park sleep during the day. In the forest we saw deer, deer, and more deer. Once in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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1963jasi, Gerente at Discovering Donana, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2018

Mike, I am sorry we did not fill your expectations. I have to tell you that there is not that big difference now in winter between morning and afternoon tours; lots of deer is what we get in both now and it was your choice...More

Reviewed November 30, 2018

Half day morning tour of 5 hours at end of November with Javier. A very wet rainy day so no sign of a lynx but lots of birds to see. We had not realised that there would be little chance of seeing a lynx in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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J A S, Gerente at Discovering Donana, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

Many thanks for you positive review, I hope we will have the chance to show you Doñana again in the sun

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Thanks for your help Paul. I am touring Peru until the 21st and trying to organise things from here. Summer is not the best time to visit Doñana since the marshes are dry and temperatures high but if you are planning to stay... More
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