If you’ve stayed in Wales Holidays cottages in Pembrokeshire and West Wales, you may well have taken a boat trip out to Skokholm or Skomer island, National Nature Reserves of international importance for their seabird colonies.
The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) has some wonderful bird reserves in Wales for everyone staying in a Wales Holidays cottage; our selection of the top five are all open all year and are very much family oriented with visitor cen
Wales Holidays visitors to Pembrokeshire cottages may be familiar with the island nature reserve of Grassholm. You can’t land here but exciting round-island sea safaris are possible from the village of Dale on the mainland.
Ramsey Island (Ynys Dewi), a RSPB Reserve, is the largest offshore island in Wales situated just off the coast of the St David's peninsula. With cliffs up to 400 ft high, is the perfect place for breeding seabirds in spring and early summer.
Each season brings a different experience at the RSPB’s nature reserves in Mid and North Wales.
In winter, look out for large flocks of birds gathering to feed, or flying at dusk to form large roosts to keep warm.
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