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

Date: 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th & 26th May 2022
Price: £100 Places available

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: 3rd – 6th June 2022
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: 7th June 2022
Price: £100 Places available

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

 
 
 
 

Swallowtail Weekend in Norfolk

Dates: 8th – 11th June 2022
Price: £795 Places available
Single Room Supplement: £75
Deposit: £150 per person

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

 

How to use Watercolours to Capture the Beauty of Butterfly Colour

Dates: July 2022 (TBA)
Price: £TBA Places available
Single Room Supplement: £TBA
Deposit: £150 per person

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

 

Insect Explorer & Photography in Suffolk 

Dates: mid-July 2022 (TBA)
Price: £TBA Places available
Deposit: £150 per person

An exciting & unique opportunity to spend a few days in Suffolk with entomologist, author & presenter Dr Ross Piper & professional photographer Oliver Wright!

 

Sussex Butterflies: Purple Emperor & other woodland wonders!

Date: 12th – 14th July 2022
Price: £TBA Places available

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

 

Summer Wildlife Adventure at Arne

Dates: August 2022 (TBA)
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!

 

Sussex Butterflies: Brown Hairstreaks, Silver-spotted Skippers & Summer Blues!

Date: August 2022 (TBA)
Price: £50 Places available

A fine late summer finale of butterflies in Sussex, spending the day with Brown Hairstreaks, Silver-spotted Skipper & downland blues!