The Bird Whisperer: Two-Night Country Stay with Private Wildlife Walking Tour for Two

The Bird Whisperer: Two-Night Country Stay with Private Wildlife Walking Tour for Two

Streatley, Berkshire

£499
Valid for 1 years

“For fellow nature lovers and photographers” Henley Standard

Why we love it

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city with a two-night country stay in the Chilterns AONB, complete with a private wildlife walking tour. Led by professional wildlife photographer, and "Bird Whisperer", Steven Gozdz, you will learn to appreciate the sights and sounds of various species like the resident Kingfishers, rare Club-tailed Dragonfly, Sparrowhawks and even Peregrine Falcons!

What's Included?

  • Enjoy a two-night stay in a luxury Shepherd's Hut or Double Room with Private Bathroom at Townsend Farm in Streatley
  • Savour a continental breakfast each morning and a bottle of prosecco in your room or hut upon arrival
  • Experience a 3.5-hour private wildlife walking tour each with professional wildlife photographer, guide and "Bird Whisperer", Steven Gozdz
  • Choose between Steve's "Streatley Woodland Adventurer" or "Goring Scenic Circuit"
  • Enjoy coffee, tea and cake over a Q&A session with Steven to finish

Description

Recharge your batteries and fill your lungs with fresh air, with a two-night stay at the luxury Townsend Farm. This beautifully restored 18th Century Farmhouse is located in the picturesque and stunning village of Streatley-On-Thames - just a short amble from Goring-on-Thames.

Your luxury accommodation is perfectly located for a private wildlife walking tour; choose between the "Streatley Woodland Adventurer" or "Goring Scenic Circuit". Led by professional photographer and 'bird whisperer', Steven Gozdz will help you appreciate the sights, sounds, fauna and flora along the way.

The "Streatley Woodland Adventurer," is a 3-mile route that boasts a panoramic view of Goring Gap that is well worth the climbing effort. Heading up through the woodland, raptors such as Kestrels, Red Kites and Buzzards are often spotted, and perhaps even a Sparrowhawk or Peregrine Falcon!

The "Goring Scenic Circuit" delivers all the highlights Goring has to offer. Expect a short climb to the Hartslock Nature Reserve, where raptors soar overhead and hunt the fields. The route also comprises of the habitat of the rarely seen Common Club-tailed Dragonfly - make sure you have your cameras ready!

Finish off the walking tour, testing Steven's knowledge over tea, coffee and cake. This is the perfect getaway to enjoy the great outdoors - in the lap of luxury.

Description

Recharge your batteries and fill your lungs with fresh air, with a two-night stay at the luxury Townsend Farm. This beautifully restored 18th Century Farmhouse is located in the picturesque and stunning village of Streatley-On-Thames - just a short amble from Goring-on-Thames.

Your luxury accommodation is perfectly located for a private wildlife walking tour; choose between the "Streatley Woodland Adventurer" or "Goring Scenic Circuit". Led by professional photographer and 'bird whisperer', Steven Gozdz will help you appreciate the sights, sounds, fauna and flora along the way.

The "Streatley Woodland Adventurer," is a 3-mile route that boasts a panoramic view of Goring Gap that is well worth the climbing effort. Heading up through the woodland, raptors such as Kestrels, Red Kites and Buzzards are often spotted, and perhaps even a Sparrowhawk or Peregrine Falcon!

The "Goring Scenic Circuit" delivers all the highlights Goring has to offer. Expect a short climb to the Hartslock Nature Reserve, where raptors soar overhead and hunt the fields. The route also comprises of the habitat of the rarely seen Common Club-tailed Dragonfly - make sure you have your cameras ready!

Finish off the walking tour, testing Steven's knowledge over tea, coffee and cake. This is the perfect getaway to enjoy the great outdoors - in the lap of luxury.

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

Suggested Itinerary:

  • Day one: Arrival and check-in to Townsend Farm. For dining in the evening, we recommend The Bull, The Miller of Mansfield or The Swan at Streatley
  • Day two: Breakfast in your room or hut, followed by your private wildlife walk with The Bird Whisperer, Steve Gozdz
  • Day three: Check-out and departure home

Other Useful Details:

Bookings are subject to availability. We advise booking at least 6 weeks in advance to guarantee the desired dates

Please request specific travel dates and reservation times with your Truly concierge.

Please wear walking appropriate clothing.

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

Suggested Itinerary:

  • Day one: Arrival and check-in to Townsend Farm. For dining in the evening, we recommend The Bull, The Miller of Mansfield or The Swan at Streatley
  • Day two: Breakfast in your room or hut, followed by your private wildlife walk with The Bird Whisperer, Steve Gozdz
  • Day three: Check-out and departure home

Other Useful Details:

Bookings are subject to availability. We advise booking at least 6 weeks in advance to guarantee the desired dates

Please request specific travel dates and reservation times with your Truly concierge.

Please wear walking appropriate clothing.

What's Included?

  • Enjoy a two-night stay in a luxury Shepherd's Hut or Double Room with Private Bathroom at Townsend Farm in Streatley
  • Savour a continental breakfast each morning and a bottle of prosecco in your room or hut upon arrival
  • Experience a 3.5-hour private wildlife walking tour each with professional wildlife photographer, guide and "Bird Whisperer", Steven Gozdz
  • Choose between Steve's "Streatley Woodland Adventurer" or "Goring Scenic Circuit"
  • Enjoy coffee, tea and cake over a Q&A session with Steven to finish

Why we love it

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city with a two-night country stay in the Chilterns AONB, complete with a private wildlife walking tour. Led by professional wildlife photographer, and "Bird Whisperer", Steven Gozdz, you will learn to appreciate the sights and sounds of various species like the resident Kingfishers, rare Club-tailed Dragonfly, Sparrowhawks and even Peregrine Falcons! Read full description

Description

Recharge your batteries and fill your lungs with fresh air, with a two-night stay at the luxury Townsend Farm. This beautifully restored 18th Century Farmhouse is located in the picturesque and stunning village of Streatley-On-Thames - just a short amble from Goring-on-Thames.

Your luxury accommodation is perfectly located for a private wildlife walking tour; choose between the "Streatley Woodland Adventurer" or "Goring Scenic Circuit". Led by professional photographer and 'bird whisperer', Steven Gozdz will help you appreciate the sights, sounds, fauna and flora along the way.

The "Streatley Woodland Adventurer," is a 3-mile route that boasts a panoramic view of Goring Gap that is well worth the climbing effort. Heading up through the woodland, raptors such as Kestrels, Red Kites and Buzzards are often spotted, and perhaps even a Sparrowhawk or Peregrine Falcon!

The "Goring Scenic Circuit" delivers all the highlights Goring has to offer. Expect a short climb to the Hartslock Nature Reserve, where raptors soar overhead and hunt the fields. The route also comprises of the habitat of the rarely seen Common Club-tailed Dragonfly - make sure you have your cameras ready!

Finish off the walking tour, testing Steven's knowledge over tea, coffee and cake. This is the perfect getaway to enjoy the great outdoors - in the lap of luxury.

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Description

Recharge your batteries and fill your lungs with fresh air, with a two-night stay at the luxury Townsend Farm. This beautifully restored 18th Century Farmhouse is located in the picturesque and stunning village of Streatley-On-Thames - just a short amble from Goring-on-Thames.

Your luxury accommodation is perfectly located for a private wildlife walking tour; choose between the "Streatley Woodland Adventurer" or "Goring Scenic Circuit". Led by professional photographer and 'bird whisperer', Steven Gozdz will help you appreciate the sights, sounds, fauna and flora along the way.

The "Streatley Woodland Adventurer," is a 3-mile route that boasts a panoramic view of Goring Gap that is well worth the climbing effort. Heading up through the woodland, raptors such as Kestrels, Red Kites and Buzzards are often spotted, and perhaps even a Sparrowhawk or Peregrine Falcon!

The "Goring Scenic Circuit" delivers all the highlights Goring has to offer. Expect a short climb to the Hartslock Nature Reserve, where raptors soar overhead and hunt the fields. The route also comprises of the habitat of the rarely seen Common Club-tailed Dragonfly - make sure you have your cameras ready!

Finish off the walking tour, testing Steven's knowledge over tea, coffee and cake. This is the perfect getaway to enjoy the great outdoors - in the lap of luxury.

Opening Times

Exact dates and times will be provide upon booking. Suggested Itinerary: Day 1: Arrival and check-in to Townsend Farm. For dining in the evening, we recommend The Bull, The Miller of Mansfield or The Swan at Streatley Day 2: Breakfast in your room or hut, followed by your private wildlife walk with The Bird Whisperer, Steve Gozdz Day three: Check-out and departure home

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

Suggested Itinerary:

  • Day one: Arrival and check-in to Townsend Farm. For dining in the evening, we recommend The Bull, The Miller of Mansfield or The Swan at Streatley
  • Day two: Breakfast in your room or hut, followed by your private wildlife walk with The Bird Whisperer, Steve Gozdz
  • Day three: Check-out and departure home

Other Useful Details:

Bookings are subject to availability. We advise booking at least 6 weeks in advance to guarantee the desired dates

Please request specific travel dates and reservation times with your Truly concierge.

Please wear walking appropriate clothing.

How it works

  • Choose your experience

    Treat yourself or share with someone you truly care about.

  • We arrange everything

    Our concierge will arrange everything, even the little extras.

  • Relax and enjoy

    Simply show up and savour the memory that will last a lifetime.

The Bird Whisperer: Two-Night Country Stay with Private Wildlife Walking Tour for Two