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Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions

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Barcelona Birding Point is a trademark own by Carles Oliver, singed and listed as a Travel Agency by the Catalan government (GC-004696).

Terms & Conditions:

The terms & conditions set out below form a contract between Carles Oliver and all persons named on the booking form. This is to include any person substituted or added to the booking at a later date.

Personal Information Treatment:

Name, address and any other personal information about tour participants and interested parties on our database are regulated by Spanish Act  L.O.P.D. 15/1999, December 13th:

Booking and Payment Details:

A booking is made when a booking form has been completed and a non-refundable deposit has been paid to Barcelona Birding Point. This deposit is non-refundable unless Barcelona Birding Point cancel your tour (See Cancellations)

To book our One Day Itineraries it is necessary to provide the name of your hotel in Barcelona or Catalonia. In this case, no deposit is necessary unless we require it due to special causes.

In the case of bookings made within 14 days of the departure date no booking is necessary to form a contract.

Direct Bank payments are accepted only in Euros. For further details about this method of payment please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Payments via PayPal are welcome. However, to ensure that the required full amount of money arrives to our account, a 5% increase should de added to the funds when sending the payment. 


In the unlikely event that Barcelona Birding Point finds it necessary to cancel any tour, for any reason, including not achieving the required minimum number of participants, all monies paid, including deposits will be refunded in full or transferred to another tour of your choice.

In the event that you decide to cancel your booking, the General Policy of Cancellation will apply:

  • If you cancel your booking between days 31 and 62 (inclusive) prior to the tour commencement date 30% of all monies paid will be returned to you.
  • If you cancel your booking anytime within the last 30 days (including day 30) no refund will be made. However Barcelona Birding Point may consider the transfer of your monies paid to an alternative tour date provided there are places available and the tour is of an equal cost or greater. Any increase in tour cost will be payable immediately and this offer will not be repeated should you need to cancel again.
  •  Barcelona Birding Point has the right to retain all monies paid for cancellations within the last 30 days and is in no way obligated to offer any alternative tour,
  • COVID-19. In all cancellations due to restrictions on mobility related with Covid-19 pandemia, Barcelona Birding Point will offer the client a new date to go on with the tour. In the case the client refuses this option, Barcelona Birding Point will totally refund the client.

This General Cancellation Policy may be changed to a Specific Cancellation Policy in some tours. The client will be informed about this Specific Cancellation Policy when booking the tour.

Insurance and Liability:

Tour participants booking with Barcelona Birding Point are responsible for arranging their own insurance. The insurance must cover you for any personal loss or injury, medical expenses, death, loss of money, baggage and personal items including damage or loss to optics and other electrical equipment you carry with you. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have the correct insurance and adequate cover before you join any of our tours; it is not the responsability of Barcelona Birding Point to check your policy. Please be aware that Barcelona Birding Point accepts no liability for events beyond or outside our control, including flight delays, loss, damage or theft of luggage, optics, cameras and personal money and belongings. Barcelona Birding Point accepts no liability for strikes, weather, terrorism activity, wars or Acts of God which may cause you loss in any way. Barcelona Birding Point can accept no liability for accident, illness or death to any person or persons who ignore safety notices and/or advice written or issued by the Tour Guide or their representative or an official of any kind. Any person or persons who behave in an abusive or unacceptable manner in any respect toward the Tour Guide or any other person related or not, to the party they are travelling with, will be asked to leave the group and no monies will be returned.

Carles Oliver or any person representing Barcelona Birding Point reserves the right to refuse any person or persons from booking with them, if in their opinion, they would be a liability to the safety and enjoyment of other participants taking part in any organised tour.


The birds and/or mammals and butterflies named in any tour description are representative of species seen on past tours and pre-tour trips and as such are what is expected to be seen on the tour you have selected. Whilst every effort will be made to ensure you see as many of the species listed, it is not always possible to see everything named in the tour description. This is beyond our control and may be due to environmental and habitat changes, breeding seasons, weather conditions, location availability and as we must not forget these are wild animals and so free to roam. You may of course see additional species to those listed over the course of the tour. No guarantee of species can be offered but you do have the Barcelona Birding Point guarantee of the best possible sites providing the best chance to see these birds in their natural environment.

Tour content:

All tours are the result of a hard coordination with local specialists providing best locations. Barcelona Birding Point will do everything possible to ensure that your tour is as advertised. However in the case of events beyond our control, i.e.: closure of designated visiting area, strikes, adverse weather conditions etc, ., we reserve the right to alter the advertised itinerary to provide the best available alternatives. Any alterations made to the itinerary under these circumstances will, in the opinion of the tour guide, ensure locations as close to the originally planned destinations, thus providing the same opportunities to see the species advertised in the tour description.

Tour Information:

Tours arranged by Barcelona Birding Point do not usually include any difficult or distance walking. However should any tour cover what is considered more than easy or moderate terrain you will be advised at the time of booking. Wherever possible we will provide sites which are on even ground. If you have any physical limitations or health problems please advise us prior to booking. We will always try to accommodate all levels of physical ability and no one will be excluded from any tour if an alternative site/venue can be arranged, unless it is unsafe for them to participate. In order to cater for all levels of birdwatcher we may have to incorporate early starts, late finishes and some travel of more than 150km in any one day. This is, of course, subject to the tour itinerary.

Barcelona Birding Point take great care when planning all itineraries; however mistakes and variations of detail may occur. If any mistake or variation to the advertised tour will make a considerable difference to the content or quality of the service we provide, we will inform you prior to your date of travel. No refund will be considered for mistakes or unavoidable variations that cause little or no difference to the overall tour value.


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