|PO Box 9021,
Wilmington, DE 19809, USA
Phone: Toll-free in USA 1-888-721-3555
Focus On Nature Tours
in the Caribbean
in 2015 and 2016
enjoyable birding and nature tours
with West Indies birds: endemics, specialties, rarities
and other nature, including butterflies,
amphibians and reptiles, and marine life.
Focus on Nature Tours has been conducting birding
and nature tours on various islands in the West Indies
in the Caribbean for nearly 25 years.
In Puerto Rico, there have been 27 FONT tours.
In the Dominican Republic, 19.
In Saint Lucia, 15 FONT tours,
In Saint Vincent, 10. In Dominica, 7.
In Jamaica, 10, and in the Cayman Islands, 5.
Also there have been Focus On Nature Tours
in Antigua, Barbuda, and Guadeloupe.
On all the islands that we visit, our aims are to see as
many of the endemic and specialty birds and butterflies
as we can, as well as other interesting nature, and to
have a most enjoyable time while doing so.
Below there are links to a 2-part list including over
350 species of birds that occur in the Caribbean, noting
those that have been found during FONT tours,
indicating where and when, along with info about
subspecies and some local names on particular islands.
The status of rarities is noted, along with info about
birds that formerly occurred in the region, but now sadly
Also below, there are links to lists of Caribbean
butterflies, moths, amphibians and reptiles, mammals,
and various marine-life. Please click and take a look.
|Itineraries for FONT Caribbean birding & nature tours follow. Some of these tours can be done in combination.|
Tour Itineraries in 2015 and 2016
(click-on underlined tour numbers/dates for more info):
Prices are found at the end of each itinerary. All tours, unless noted otherwise, are rated "easy to moderate".
Nov 25-28, '15
For some specialty birds
of the Caribbean,
and other nature
Feb 13-21, '16
the islands of
St. Lucia, St. Vincent,
Feb 21-26, '16
For endemic &
can be done
Feb 27 -
Mar 5, '16
with about 30
Mar 5-13, '16
For a number of
Narratives relating to previous FONT Tours:
Interesting Birds & Other Nature of Hispaniola
Photo Galleries from previous FONT Tours:
Nature, Scenery, & Culture in the Dominican Republic
(during the FONT April 2012 tour)
PAST TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:
For the Caribbean, a BIRD-LIST and PHOTO GALLERY
of Birds of the West Indies (in 2 parts):
Part #1: Guineafowl to Hummingbirds
Part #2: Trogons to Buntings
Above: The Lesser Antillean Island of St. Lucia.
Below: 3 tropical plants photographed during
a FONT tour in the Lesser Antilles
If you can correctly identify all 3 of these plants,
please let us know.
You'll be entitled to a 10% discount on any FONT tour.