Welcome to our showcase of day trips and short breaks that we design for some of the places where fantastic wildlife can be seen in Britain. Greenwings was founded in the United Kingdom and we love to promote the natural treasures that can be found on these shores.

All day trips and tours are led by one of our enthusiastic and knowledgeable guides, such as writer and naturalist Patrick Barkham, photographer & film maker Jack Perks, author and naturalist Jon Dunn, and super all-round naturalist Dr Chris Gibson.

We can also provide you with bespoke day trips or longer tours, more or less anywhere in the UK. This might be to see or photograph one or more specific species, which we’d be happy to arrange. 

Please get in touch to discuss your requirements and we’ll do our very best to help. 


A year in the southern Sandlings: The Blasted Heath & the Wild North Sea

Date: Tuesday 9th February 2021
Price: £50

Join all-round naturalist Chris Gibson for a slow seasonal saunter around the Suffolk Sandlings!

 

A year in the southern Sandlings: Spring Steals In

Date: Wednesday 14th April 2021
Price: £50 Places available

Join all-round naturalist Chris Gibson for a slow seasonal saunter around the Suffolk Sandlings!

 

 

The Orchid Garden of England

Date: 22nd, 23rd, or 24th May 2021
Price: £100 Fully booked

Join Orchid Summer author Jon Dunn for a specially designed day exploring the orchid Garden of England – the woods and meadows of East Kent!

 

The Orchid Garden of England with Jon Dunn

Date: 25th, 26th, or 27th May 2021
Price: £100

Join Orchid Summer author Jon Dunn for a specially designed day exploring the orchid Garden of England – the woods and meadows of East Kent!

 

Swallowtail Weekend in Norfolk

Dates: 4th – 7th June 2021
Price: £795 Places available
Single Room Supplement: £75
Deposit: £150 per person

A weekend of Swallowtails and other wildlife in beautiful Norfolk 

 

A year in the southern Sandlings: Nightjar time

Date: Wednesday 9th June 2021
Price: £50 Places available

Join all-round naturalist Chris Gibson for a slow seasonal saunter around the Suffolk Sandlings!

 

Swallowtail Weekend in Norfolk

Dates: 11th – 14th June 2021 Confirmed departure
Price: £795 Just 2 places left 
Single Room Supplement: £75
Deposit: £150 per person

An exclusive weekend of Swallowtails and other wildlife in beautiful Norfolk with Patrick Barkham!

How to use Watercolours to Capture the Beauty of Butterfly Colour

Dates: 2nd – 5th July 2021
Price: £975 Places available
Single Room Supplement: £150
Deposit: £150 per person

An exciting & unique watercolour painting workshop in the beautiful Cotswolds with renowned entomological artist Cath Hodsman!

 

A year in the southern Sandlings: High Summer

Date: Tuesday 12th July 2021
Price: £50 Places available

Join all-round naturalist Chris Gibson for a slow seasonal saunter around the Suffolk Sandlings!

 

 

Summer Wildlife Adventure at Arne

Dates: 2021 (TBA) Places available
Price: £TBA
Single Room Supplement: £TBA

A short summer break in Dorset with Jack Perks, to explore at leisure the wonderful area of Arne, as featured on BBC Winterwatch & Autumnwatch!

 

A year in the southern Sandlings: Heather at its Best

Date: Tuesday 10th August 2021
Price: £50 Places available

Join all-round naturalist Chris Gibson for a slow seasonal saunter around the Suffolk Sandlings!

 

 

A year in the southern Sandlings: Autumn Colours

Date: Friday 15th October 2021
Price: £50 Places available

Join all-round naturalist Chris Gibson for a slow seasonal saunter around the Suffolk Sandlings!

 

 

The Wild Side of Essex

Date: 18th – 22nd October 2021
Price: £750 Places available

A tour of the wilder side of Essex in autumn with local expert naturalist Dr Chris Gibson!