Cozumel, Mexico, May 11, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- A popular spot for bird watching has emerged on the Caribbean island of Cozumel, home to more than 200 species of birds including several exclusive to the island of Cozumel.
Bird watching enthusiasts staying at Presidente InterContinental Cozumel Resort & Spa can now enjoy a guided, two-hour sunrise excursion and al fresco breakfast at the Cozumel Country Club.
The bird watching adventure begins at the Cozumel Country Club, the first golf course in Mexico to achieve Audubon Sanctuary status. Located in one of Mexico’s National Parks, the Country Club is home to more than 200 bird species providing both expert and novice bird enthusiasts an unforgettable encounter with birds in their natural habitat.
Enjoy the ever-present melodies of birds as a knowledgeable guide identifies specific species by sight and sound and shares pointers for guests to hone their bird watching skills. Guests may even spot a Cozumel Thrasher, Cozumel Emerald or Cozumel Vireo, three species indigenous to the island of Cozumel.
Don’t forget a camera to capture the vibrant birds, whose vivid colors are enhanced by the unique richness of the landscape.
Bird watching tours are offered Monday through Friday from 6 – 8 a.m. Tickets are US $50 per person.
For reservations, call toll free from the USA (800) 327-0200 or visit www.InterContinentalCozumel.com.