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Birding Hot Spots: The Wild Side of Sarasota

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Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Jean from Bridgton, ME Number of programs attended: 16
Date attended: 01/24/16 - 01/29/16
This is a super birding program. Lake Osprey, located on the hotel grounds, offered the chance to bird on our own the day we arrived (before the program started) and during the week whenever we had free moments. Purple gallinule in full view, 50 ft. from the hotel's back door! Our bird guides were excellent, leading us around varied locations/habitats and helping us find many many birds.

Mary from Annandale, VA Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 03/23/14 - 03/28/14
This program deserved it's 5 stars and more. Despite the weather we had a great experience. The guides from Sarasota Audubon were awesome; friendly, helpful, and totally knowledgable. Judy kept everything running so smoothly. We even got an "extra"--a tour of Sarasota by Rick, our friendly van driver. would recommend this program to birders at any level.

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