Wildlife Safaris, Forest of Dean 


The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley are beautiful places to relax, unwind and experience the outdoors. They are also excellent places for wildlife. Join me on a wildlife safari to see the variety of animals and plants that these areas have to offer, from wild boar to fallow deer, hawfinches to crossbills and ancient oak trees to bluebells. See dates and venues listed below.  


Photos: Wild boar, fallow deer (Flickr: paulodoherty) and a sounder of wild boar

Wildlife Safaris 2021 

Wildlife Safaris
This autumn and winter the Forest of Dean will be full of vibrant colours, peaceful landscapes and wildlife. My wildlife safaris give you the opportunity to immerse yourself amongst the trees, lakes and meadows and see the special wildlife that lives here, including wild boar, deer, birds and other wildlife.
Contact me direct for private wildlife safaris and see here for more details and rates. Or join me for a small group booking with the Tudor Farmhouse Hotel (see below) which includes food and wine. 
Wildlife Safaris with Tudor Farmhouse Hotel 
Evening safaris

A chance to explore the Forest of Dean at dusk and spot some of its shy mammals including wild boar, fallow deer and foxes. Birdlife includes mandarin ducks, song thrushes and tawny owls alongside chances of dipper, grey wagtail and kingfisher. Afternoon tea, or charcuterie board and wine are included. For more details and dates click here.

Early morning dawn chorus safari

Experience the dawn chorus in the Forest of Dean when all the birds sing together including blackbirds, song thrushes, nuthatches, treecreepers, goldcrests and roding woodcock. Followed by breakfast back at the Tudor Farmhouse Hotel. Dates for 2021 to be confirmed. 




Photo: Baby boar or boarlets

Photos: Hawfinch, chaffinch, robin and mandarin duck

© Ed Drewitt