Come to visit the WILD side

of NORTH ITALY

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ROMA

La Mandria

Valli d'Argenta

San Genuario & SKUA OFFICE

 

The Reserve ‘Swamp of San Genuario’ offers the chance to photograph species such as Common Kingfisher, Bittern, Little Bittern, Purple Heron, Little Crake, Water Rail, Great Reed Warbler, Marsh Warbler, Little Egret, Night Heron and more. The Marsh Harrier often decides to nest close to the hides. This is also a hotspot for dragonflies and damselflies, with over 30 species in the checklist. Entomologists can appreciate many different species, among which Lycaena dispar, Zerynthia polixena, Saga pedo.

SAN GENUARIO

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THE

HIDES :

GALLERY

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KINGFISHER

DESCRIPTION

The entire reserve is a conversion of the anthropic fish farming activity. This hide is among the most innovative conversion systems. The hide, located next to old cement tanks renaturalized to allow the kingfisher to fish and rest, is perfect for photograph this animal.

USEFULL INFORMATION

MAIN SPECIES

Kingfisher

Bittern

MORE INFORMATION

ENTRY TIME: 9:00 am

TIME SESSION: 4 hours

PLACES: 2

ORIENTATION: north-west

SUGGESTED LENS: 100-400 mm

ACTIVITY: All year

For detailed INFORMATION contact our OFFICE

MEETING POINT: Crossroad SP1, SP7, Livorno Ferraris, Vercelli, Italy

PRICE

70,00 €

For each photographer

Discount are provided for groups

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NOW
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GALLERY

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CHANNEL

DESCRIPTION

At the edge of the large reedbeds of the reserve stands this hide which overlooks a deep channel. Many species use these reeds to nest and live, often moving in flight along the channel, permitting excellent shots without disturb the animals.

USEFULL INFORMATION

ENTRY TIME: 7:00 am / 18:00 pm

TIME SESSION: 4 hours

PLACES: 4

ORIENTATION: south

SUGGESTED LENS: 200-600 mm

ACTIVITY: Spring and Summer

MAIN SPECIES

Purple Heron

Bittern

Night Heron

Squacco Heron

Marsh Harrier

MORE INFORMATION

For detailed INFORMATION contact our OFFICE

BOOK
NOW
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NOW

PRICE

70,00 €

For each photographer

Discount are provided for groups

GALLERY

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REEDBED

DESCRIPTION

In a small reed bed, is inserted our Hide, who overlook a small pool of free water so as to immerge the photographer among the high reeds, allowing photos on a small body of water where many species of passerines and rail live.

USEFULL INFORMATION

ENTRY TIME: 9:00 am

TIME SESSION: 4 hours

PLACES: 2

ORIENTATION: north

SUGGESTED LENS: 200-600 mm

ACTIVITY: All year

MAIN SPECIES

Little Grebe

Little Bittern

Marsh Harrier

Little Crake 

MORE INFORMATION

For detailed INFORMATION contact our OFFICE

BOOK
NOW
BOOK
NOW

PRICE

50,00 €

For each photographer

Discount are provided for groups

 
 
 

MEETING POINT: Crossroad SP1, SP7, Livorno Ferraris, Vercelli, Italy

MEETING POINT: Crossroad SP1, SP7, Livorno Ferraris, Vercelli, Italy

* The scheduled times  are only indicative and may vary according to the season and the Hide activity.

Therefore, to guarantee you the best experience, the times for your booking will be confirmed by the central office or by the guide

who will accompany you.

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