- FULL DAY: Abra Malaga, Carrizales
We will pick you up from your hotel early morning and drive up to Abra Malaga Pass (Polylepis forest) at 4300 m where there is a chance to explore the small Polylepis forest a very unique ecosystem for certain species only found along the area. Then we will head down to Carrizales for Bamboo specialist and finally, we will drive straight to Swallow-tailed Hummingbird spot. After our amazing full day will drive back to Cusco or Ollantaytambo according to your stay.
Target Species: White-winged Diuca-Finch, Ash-breasted Sierra-Finch, Plumbeous Sierra-Finch, White-browed Tit-Spinetail, Ash-breasted Tit-Tyrant, Stripe-headed Antpitta, Tawny Tit-Spinetail, Royal Cinclodes, White-winged Cinclodes, Puna Tapaculo, Olivaceous Thornbill, Andean Lapwing, Giant Conebill, Puna Ground-Tyrant, Unstreaked Tit-tyrant, Cusco Brush-finch, Parodis Heminpingus, Black-capped Hemispingus, Rufous Antpitta, Trilling Tapaculo, Marcapata Spinetail, Inca Wren, White-banded Tyrannulet, Pearled Treerunner, Streaked Tuftedcheek, White-rumped Hawk, Plushcap, Red-crested Finch, Sclaters Tyrannulet, Ocellated Piculet, Plumbeous-back Tyrant, Swallow-tailed Hummingbird, Yellow-bellied Seedeater, Common Tody-Flycatcher among others.