- DAY 1: Birding Peñas and Polylepis (abra Malaga)
We will pick you up from yor hotel in Cusco or Ollantaytambo and drive to Peñas for the fisrt birding stop and then we will reach Abra malaga pass for the entrance to small polylepis forest for some endemics species. We will have some box lunches with us to sepdn more time birding along the area for our target species. We will back to our hotel late afternoon for dinner and overnight in our Hotel in Ollantaytambo.
- DAY 2: Birding Carrizales
We will early start drive for one hour and half to reach a large patch of Chusquea bamboo for: Parodis Hemispingus (endemic), Puna Thistletail, Drab, Three-striped, Black-eared and Black-capped Himispingus, Golden-collared Tanagers, Scarlet-bellied and Hooded Mountain-Tanagers, White-throated and White-banded Tyrannulets, Puna Ibis, Unstreaked Tit-tyrant (endemic), White-rumped Hawk, Sierran Elaenia, Marcapata Spinetail (endemic), Inca Wren ( endemic) among others species whcih we can find here. We will also have box lunch with as to spend more time birding in the area. Then we will drive back to Cusco Town but there is a chance to stop in Huaypo lake for some extra species.
We usually arrive to Cusco late aftenoon where we can leave you at your hotel or the airport for any flight.
have a nice trip!