WILD WONDERS OF VALAIS
WILD WONDERS OF VALAIS
Join us in Canton of Valais for a 2 day wildlife photography tour in the heart of the Swiss Alps! We will explore some of the greatest spots of the area, looking for Bearded Vultures, Alpine Ibex, Chamois, and more!
Canton of Valais, Switzerland.
Choose your own date!
450 CHF per participant.
English or French.
“ Amazing weekend! We shared magic moments in the mountains. Nature spoiled us! The photography lessons were adapted to our level! I highly recommend this experience.”
"Wonderful experience in a magical place. Congratulations to John for his organization, his sympathy and his haunting passion for wildlife photography that he shared with us throughout the entire stay. A complete photo course, surrounded by nature in a dream decor.... what more could you want? !! Thank you for so many incredible memories!"
Booking this tour with us, you automatically make a donation to Foundation Pro Bearded Vulture.
10% of the tour rate is directly donated to Foundation Pro Bearded Vulture at the end of the tour.
This donation is included in the rate of the tour.
Day 1 \ Meeting in the morning, we will start our hike looking for wildlife. Depending on sightings, the exact itinerary of the hike will vary. We will then stop walking to find a nice spot overlooking the mountains to have a pique-nique for lunch. Meanwhile, we will keep our eyes open because you never know when a Bearded vulture or a Golden eagle will show up! After lunch, we will keep looking for animals hoping to get good sightings of Chamois and Alpine Ibex. We will head finally head towards our refuge where will have a typically Swiss dinner. After dinner, we can spend the night reviewing your images if you would like to. We will stay at the same refuge for the night.
Day 2 \ Waking up early so we can enjoy the sunrise outside in nature, this second day will again focus on exploring the area in search for wildlife. Another pique-nique is planned for lunch. The tour will end in the afternoon.
- Your donation to Foundation Pro Bearded Vulture.
- Double occupancy lodging for 1 night.
- Transportation during the tour.
- Meals during the tour.
- Photographic guiding and instruction.
- Image reviews, post-processing instruction.
- Immersion in nature.
- Great memories!
- Transportation to and from Canton of Valais. Nevertheless, it can be arranged depending on your base location with a supplement. If you need help, feel free to write me so we can try to make it happen.
As always during our wildlife tours, the highest ethics in wildlife photography will apply. Respecting and protecting our wild subjects is always the first priority. Animals are not called in nor baited, so no species can be guaranteed. Also, no sensitive information that could put a species in danger will be given. Any inappropriate behavior towards the animals will cause the participant to leave the workshop without any refund. Visit our page RESPECT for more details on the ethics we follow.
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