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Focus On Nature Tours
in 2016 and 2017
For Birds, Butterflies, Mammals,
Wildflowers, and Other Nature
have been Focus On Nature Tours in Japan for
more than 20 years, with over 20 of our birding and
nature tours there having been in the fall and winter.
But there have also been over a dozen very fine FONT
Japan Tours during the spring and summer.
and 2017, FONT
plans to do again its annual
spring of 2017, we plan to do a special tour
Highlights from some previous Japan Birding & Nature Tours
FONT has conducted
the most Japan birding & nature tours - 37 - during nearly 25 years.
During the spring tours, and those on the southern islands (Nansei Shoto), the leader will have sound recordings of all the birds, that could be used as needed.
in 2016 and 2017 (click
on the 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".
May 11-25, '17
in CENTRAL &
on Honshu, Kyushu,
(or Bonin) Islands
for specialty &
such as the
of the sea
Mountains on Honshu:
Fuji (above left) & Asama (above right).
By Mt. Asama, we see many birds during our spring tours.
Two small birds in Japan: the Little Grebe (above) in breeding plumage
and Common Kingfisher (below) both photographed during FONT tours in Japan.
In the city of Tokyo, there are no House Sparrows.
Rather, the Eurasian Tree Sparrow is common.
The Hokkaido coast in winter, with Steller's Sea-Eagles.
The Meiji Shrine in Tokyo, where a bird we see in winter
is the Red-flanked Bluetail (below).