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. 

The Orchid Garden of England with Jon Dunn

Dates: 22nd or 23rd May 2023
Price: £120

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 Butterflies & The Norfolk Broads

Dates: 2nd – 5th June 2023
Price: £795 Places available
Single Room Supplement: £75
Deposit: £150 per person

Explore the tranquil Norfolk Broads with Patrick Barkham for the iconic Swallowtail & other delights on this short summer break! 

Swallowtails & more in the Norfolk Broads

Dates: 6th June 2023
Price: £100 Places available

A day trip to explore the tranquil Norfolk Broads with Patrick Barkham for its iconic Swallowtail & lots of other wonderful wildlife!


Macro Photography Workshop

Dates: mid-July 2023 (TBA)
Price: £TBA Places available
Deposit: £150 per person

An exciting macro workshop with professional photographer Oliver Wright!


Sussex Butterflies: Purple Emperor & other woodland wonders!

Date: July 2023 (dates TBC)
Price: £TBA

A summer tour in Sussex for butterflies, with on Purple Emperor & other woodland wonders such as White Admiral & Silver-washed Fritillaries!


Summer Wildlife Adventure at Arne

Dates: July – August 2023
Price: £TBA Places available
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!