Wildlife watching in Poland

Are you planning a trip to Poland on your own? Searching for good birdwatching and mammal watching sites or accommodation?

Or maybe you are worried because you don’t know the language? Wouldn’t it be great if you could find all the useful information in one place?

Here is the source of invaluable information that can save you a lot of time, money and hassle. I hope it will be of a great use to you, let me know!

Łukasz Mazurek

PS. I’m really interested in getting your feedback. Also, if you have any questions that have been unanswered, please email me directly and let me know how I can help: lukasz@wildpoland.com

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3 September 2014:

We are currently updating our offer of wildlife watching tours and trips.

Please come back in October 2014 or write us an email at info@wildpoland.com




 

Our Site Guides on sale!

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Białowieża Site Guide

Where to watch birds and large mammals of the Białowieża Forest.

by Łukasz Mazurek & Tomasz Jezierczuk

59 sites in the Białowieża Forest and around Siemianówka Lake described in detail with:

- GPS coordinates
- 71 maps drawn by the authors
- photos of the landscape and species at the sites
- Complete species lists


Get them now for €10 off the cover price!

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Wildlife destinations this month

Isn’t it great to know what the target species of each month is? Below you can find our current month’s wildlife calendar excerpt. See more in the Wildlife calendar section or check our wild blog for recent sightings.

September Biebrza Marshes Białowieża Forest
Daylight
roughly
6.15 - 18.45 CEST 6.15 - 18.45 CEST
Landscape & weather Vegetation's slowly getting red and yellow. Many flowers are still in bloom. Vegetation's slowly getting red and yellow. Many flowers are still in bloom.
Birds Migration time. Many waders can be seen in the muddy areas. Eagles, harriers and other birds of prey are a common sighting. Cranes gather in large groups.

Migration time. Many waders can be seen in the muddy areas. Eagles, harriers and other birds of prey are a common sighting.

Pygmy Owls are vocally active, Woodpeckers are usually easier to see than in the summer.

Mammals Rutting time for Red Deer and later also Elks. Bulls following females can be easily spotted in the evenings.

Beavers are active gathering food for the winter and can be spotted in the early mornings and evenings.

Bison are still difficult to see inside the forest, best to try late evenings.

Red Deer are very active when rutting starts. Wild Boar feed intensively and can easily be spotted in the evenings.

Beavers are active gathering food for the winter and can be spotted in the early mornings and evenings.

Others Many amphibians and reptiles can be spotted. In the wet and hot years there are usually many fungi in the forests.

Many amphibians and reptiles can be spotted. There are usually many colourful fungi in the forests.

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