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Observatorio de aves Mas de Bunyol

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See how vultures are fed while you listen to the most knowledgeable guide

In this world where almost everything is somehow overrated there are still jewels like the... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
shimizee
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Barcelona, Spain
Absolutely, positively, JUST DO IT!

Some local friends brought us to see the vultures feed in the morning and it was wonderful. There... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
SCtravelnotes
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

In this world where almost everything is somehow overrated there are still jewels like the masdebunyol vulture centre at Valderrobres (Vallderoures). Walk quietly to reach the centre, take a seat in the watching room and listen to the experts' explanations filled with deep knowledge as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank shimizee
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Some local friends brought us to see the vultures feed in the morning and it was wonderful. There didn't tell us anything about it ahead of time , so we were unprepared for the spectacle. I don't want to ruin it for anyone - just...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

First of all, you have to notice that this place has very strict rules for certain things: - You cannot arrive whenever you want, it has to be when the vultures are not eating - You cannot leave whenever you want, it has to be...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

This hotel is all about the hosts and the griffon vultures. To get to the hotel you have to phone them, wait in a nearby business park and follow them on a dirt track to the hotel. Understand that a cold dinner can be made...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank lawrencecsullivan
Reviewed 25 May 2016

If you have had a very very nice and different birds experience do not hesitate to go to Mas de Bunyol. In no one side of the world you can see something like it. No more words.....try to go!!!!!

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank marisagarciaborge
Reviewed 21 April 2016

You have to call them in advanced to visit the place. The visit takes place at 9 am every morning in Mas d'en Bunyol , a place where Jose Ramon (called Buitreman) and his wife feed the vultures everyday. You can see from behind the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Malinita
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Didn't know too much what I was about to see heading up to the observatory. But was amazed shortly after we got there to have an amazing view of approximately 250 vultures surrounding the 'vulture man' as he brought out breakfast. After they'd made short...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Nedd S
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Having been fascinated by these vultures for many years it was just amazing to see over three hundred flying in to this secret location to be feed. You are met just before 9am in the morning and then you are taken to the Obsevatory to...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Floggle
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Whether you are a bird lover on not you will find it difficult to not be amazed at the spectacle of hundreds of vultures in a feeding frenzy. Mainly Griffon vultures but, at the right time of year, possibly Egyptian or, if you are really...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Colin G
Reviewed 21 September 2015

I have just visited an excellent Vulture Feeding Station at Mas de Bunol, Valderrobres in the south of Aragon, Spain. The views of 200 Griffon Vultures (400 on windier days) first gathering in the sky above and then descending into the feeding area was awe...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Hilary101_13
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