Guided trips

Birdwatching trips throughout Pembrokeshire and further afield…


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Welcome to West Coast Birdwatching

Our main offer is guided trips. These are mostly in Pembrokeshire, especially to Skomer Island and the adjacent mainland. As well as planned trips, we can create bespoke trips tailored to your needs, from one-to-one to small groups.

We do offer some overseas trips too, including the Canary Islands and Oman.

Finally, we also undertake survey work and offer consultancy services, in particular focussing on bird identification.

If you need more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

About Me

Learn more about Dave Astins, the man behind West Coast Birdwatching!

Guided Trips

Find out about our guided bird watching trips in Pembrokeshire and further afield


Find out about upcoming and recent trips

Birding Sites

The Gann

The Gann is famous in Pembrokeshire birdwatching circles and is a popular site with both walkers and birdwatchers.

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Birding Sites

Discover the many excellent estuary, coastal, island, wetland, woodland and upland birding sites across Pembrokeshire

Surveys & Consultancy

Our survey work and consultancy services, particularly focused on bird identification

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