Pricing Details
Buff-bellied Hummingbird photo
by Bill Schmoker
Plain Chachalaca photo
by Bill Schmoker
Golden-cheeked Warbler photo
by Bill Schmoker
Green Jay photo
by Bill Schmoker
Birding Texas:
Rio Grande Valley & the Hill Country
with David Trently
Texas - Lower Rio Grande Valley & the Hill Country
$1,590 to $1,690 for seven day trip with six nights in
Texas.  Pricing depends upon how early you commit to
the trip (see early sign up discount below).  Trip price
includes lodging for six nights with breakfast, services of a
professional bird guide, ground transportation, access
fees, trip planning and preparation services (including our
very popular trip preparation books).

Early Sign Up Discount:  The price of the above
services amounts to $1,690, but you will get a $100
discount if you sign up by September 15 and a $50
discount if you sign up by October 1.  Early sign up saves
us on booking costs and saves everyone on the trip on
air fares.

Single Rooms Available by Choice:  The above prices
are per person and assumes a shared room (with another
roommate or spouse).   Single accommodations are
available for an additional $390.  We are more than
happy to help you find a suitable room mate, if you so

Not Included in Pricing:
  • The trip price does not include the flights to Texas,
    meals (lunch and suppers) and tips.  You should
    budget between $300 to $450 for your flight.
  • Budget another $140 to $180 for meals.  Meals
    cover five lunches ($8 to $12, averaging $10) and
    six suppers ($10 to $15, averaging $12.50), and
    you should feel free to spend more if you want to.
  • Tips are not included.
  • See other typical exclusions on our pricing sheet.

Note:  Please contact us prior to booking your flight, or
you may end up paying additional lodging and transfer
costs.  However, flights are available for arrival by 2 PM
on day 1 of trip and for afternoon departures on last day
of trip.
Please call Charles (in the USA at 720-320-1974 or toll free at 888-203-7464) or Ian
(in the UK at 07719-052820), and/or email Also feel free to click