bicycle trip Birds of prey near the Morava River

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Bike trip is cancelled!

bicycle birdwatching trip

This bike trip will be in Slovak language.

Public bicycle trip to Devínske jazero area, a regularly flooded site near the Morava River. The exact route will be therefore adapted to the actual water level. Walk will be focused on birds of prey (White-tailed Eagle, Red Kite, Common Buzzard, Sparrowhawk, Northern Goshawk, Kestrel, Hen Harrier, Peregrine Falcon, Imperial Eagle), waterbirds (ducks, herons) and birds of floodplain forest (woodpeckers, song birds).

Meeting place and time: the 9:00 am, Devínska Nová Ves, at the public bus stop Na Hriadkach

Trip length: 5 – 6 hours

Route and terrain: easy, terrain plain, length approx. 28 km, a short section will lead on a bicycle path at the edge of main, low frequented road, one section will lead on a dirt road

Number of participants: 10 – 30

Price: 5 € / person

Price for children under 12 years: 2 €; every additional child: 1 €

Children under 3 years: admission free

Payment is possible on the spot in cash or prepay by bank transfer.

For prepay by bank transfer use IBAN SK33 1100 0000 0029 2686 1129, variable symbol 2017010. Please indicate your name and surname and “Biketrip Birds of prey 2017” into the message for the recipient.

Price includes: full guiding service, binoculars and bird identification guide rental

Price does NOT include: food, bike rental

If you are interested in this bike trip, please send an e-mail to with your name and surname, address, phone contact, how many people will take a part (and in which age cathegory). We will send you a response. Registration is mandatory.

This event is also suitable for participants with children.

In case of need, our company is able to provide participants with bike from Bike Bratislava company or transfer of bikes to the meeting point for a fee.

In case of bad weather we will keep you posted about the possible cancellation of the bike trip both on our website and our Facebook page in the evening before the walk. The trip is automatically cancelled in case the Slovak hydrometeorological institute issues a warning for that day. New date will be posted shortly afterwards.

You can find more information on this area and birds we recorded in trip reports from our trips last year , year 2013 and Bird Day trip in year 2012 here.