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Honeyguide holiday calendar

Our brochure for 2019 is in preparation and will be sent to everyone on Honeyguide's mailing list early in September 2018. In the meantime, there is a preview of the programme for 2019 below.

If you are not on the mailing list and would like a brochure for 2019, please contact us.

In the column on the right you can also view a PDF of the brochure for 2018. For booking information, click here.

Caspian terns
Caspian terns in the Gambia (Simon Tonkin).

Below you can see our holiday calendar in one place, check availability and click through to our holiday pages. For prices, look under the 'holiday details' for each holiday. Last updated 13 August 2018.

Autumn/winter 2018

Madeira 9 - 16 October 2018 just one room available
Namibia 10 - 25 November 2018, one day earlier than in the brochure (these are dates from the UK, dates in southern Africa 11 - 24 November) fully booked
Gambia 3 - 13 December 2018 two places available

Dates for 2019/2020

Spring/early summer

Serranía de Ronda 21-27 February
Extremadura 12-20 March
Morocco 15-22 March
Crete 23-30 April
La Mancha 14-21 May
Slovenia 14-21 May
Camargue 16-23 May, not in the 2019 brochure
Danube Delta 6-13 June + optional Carpathians extension
French Pyrenees 7-14 June
Estonia 8-15 June
Picos de Europa 17-24 June


, Sweden 1-6 September
Algarve & Alentejo 5-12 November
South Africa’s Garden Route 25 January - 9 February 2020

Expressions of interest are being noted for these holidays, and booking is open for Extremadura.

Holidays already run in 2018

Below is the programme of holidays for 2018, with availability notes.

Valencia 8 - 15 March 2018 holiday successfully completed
Fuerteventura 17 - 23 March 2018 holiday successfully completed
Menorca 13 - 20 April 2018 holiday successfully completed
Crete 17 - 24 April 2018 also 10 - 17 April 2018 additional week, holidays successfully completed.
Dordogne 10 - 17 May 2018 holiday successfully completed
Poland 12 - 20 May 2018 holiday successfully completed
Spanish Pyrenees 12 - 19 May 2018 (private group) holiday successfully completed
Istria 14 - 21 May, one day earlier than in the brochure holiday successfully completed
Latvia 20 - 27 May 2018 holiday successfully completed
Camargue 22 - 29 May 2018 fully booked but holiday cancelled due to French air traffic control strike
Bulgaria's Western Rhodopes 20 - 27 June 2018 holiday successfully completed

Additional group holidays can be arranged. Destinations from previous years we keep on the website in the archive section. They may be available for group bookings and others may return in a future programme – especially if we receive requests for them.

pine processionary moth caterpillars
Caterpillars of the pine processionary moth, photographed in Gibraltar

To download a PDF of the Honeyguide Wildlife Holidays brochure for 2018, click on the picture of the cover below.

Honeyguide brochure

The brochure for 2017 and previous years are here.

Other holiday ideas

Your South Africa

Burchell's zebras
Wildlife holidays in southern Africa, where and when you would like to go. See Your South Africa.


Fancy visiting Yucatán in Mexico? Some ideas here.
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Vermilion flycatcher, Mexico.

Gullivers Natural History Holidays

For two years, 2009 and 2010, we sent Honeyguide brochures to those on the former Gullivers mailing list. We continue to do so to those who have been in touch and are now on the main Honeyguide mailing list.

If you were with Gullivers, aren't getting the Honeyguide brochure but would like to, please contact us.

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The air holidays shown are ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is ATOL 3253. ATOL Protection extends primarily to customers who book and pay in the United Kingdom. Click on the ATOL logo if you want to know more.

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