Short courses on bird calls at Železná studnička

Saturday, May 27, 2017, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

This course will be in Slovak language.

Also this year we continue organizing short courses on bird calls in a beautiful environment of Železná studnička in Bratislava. During Saturday we will carry out 5 approximately one our long walks each day focused on the calls of the most common birds living in the forests of Small Carpathians.

Meeting place: Železná studnička, the area of former buffets “Rotunda”, near the turn to Kačín, public bus stop # 43 “Železná studnička”

Approximately 1-hour-courses start each day at 8:30 am, 10:00 am, 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm a 4:00 pm.

Participant fee optional. Recommended fee: 3,50 € / person; 1,50 € / child

We provide binoculars, bird identification guide and a spotting scope to the participants.

This event is also suitable for participants with children.

In case of bad weather we will keep you posted about the possible cancellation of the walk both on our website and our Facebook page in the evening before the walk. The walk 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 on this event in our short reports from previous years. Each report contains also a list of observed bird species.

April 2015

April 2014

April 2013

May 2012

April 2012

June 2011

It is possible to arrange the short course on recognizing bird calls also as a corporate or private event. If you are interested in booking this event for you, your team or school, please contact us. The course can be carry out during work days as well as during holidays. We guide short courses also in English. Email: info@watching.sk, tel.: +421 948 495 111.