Watching beautiful birds has been a common recreational activity among people across the world for decades and the enthusiasts regardless of their occupations or specialties do this healthy recreation. Contrary to the public view, it is not necessary to be an ornithologist for birdwatching, only it is enough to have interest in nature, as beautiful and colorful feathers of a finch or singing of a blackbird affect every viewers or listeners. In the right place, and at the right time, birdwatchers can observe many types of bird as they pass through well-known migration spots. The Caspian Sea is one of the most important habitat areas for migratory aquatic birds. This sea is located at the geographical distribution center of the geese and ducks population, and each year there are more than 10-12 million different types of ducks and Goose, Swans and other birds are migrating there. Anzali Lagoon in Gilan province is one of the promising destinations for birdwatching tours in Iran. The natural and beautiful features of Anzali lagoon are its tulips and migratory birds such as swans, pelicans, ducks and other carnivores. Over tens of thousands of migratory birds pass this lagoon as well. The diversity of vegetation in the wetland has attracted migratory birds to Anzali lagoon. From the other beauties of Anzali Lagoon, white lotus can be noted which grants certain effects to this area. The most active seasons for birdwatching in tropical areas are spring and autumn during their migrations. Most species of birds can be seen in this seasons.
|Anzali Lagoon, Gilan provice, Iran|
There is a growing trend of bird photography among birdwatchers. As a result, special bird photography trips are being developed. The knowledgeable tour guides of Uppersia, with the safety and satisfaction of travelers in mind, will accompany you and take this tour to a whole new level.