Birding Tambopata 6 Days

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  • Day 1: Arrive in Puerto Maldonado - Lake Sandoval

Airlines usually arrive from midday from Lima or Cusco but try to book the earliest one to arrive. We will welcome to Puerto Maldonado and transfer to our river port for our boat trip for only 30 minutes to get Sandoval Lake entrance where we need to register. There we will start birding along the trail on the way to get our lodge. Dinner and Night in Lodge.

  • Day 2: Full day Birding

Early breakfast and we will search by a catamaran along the lake for resident species and with a good luck a family of Giant Otters, Black Caimans, Agami Heron. After a nice early morning, we will back to our lodge for breakfast and after we will keep birding along the trails. After lunch, we will walk along the trails for more Amazonian species and late afternoon we will take the catamaran again for some species missing if we need to do it again if, not we will keep birding along the trails. Dinner and Nights in Lodge.

  • DAY 3: Birding to Explorers Inn Lodge

Today we will do some birding early morning and then we will start our boat trip upstream along the Tambopata river. We will navigate for 3 hours around upstream searching for some river birds. If there is the time we will do some birding at the lodge surroundings. Night in Explorers inn Lodge.

Birds: Ringed, Amazon, Green kingfishers, Drab Water-Tyrant, Capped Heron, Ladder-tailed Nightjar, Sand-colored nighthawk, Cocoi Heron, Horned Screamer, Great-black Hawk, White-winged Swallow, White-banded Swallow, and many others.

  • DAY 4: Canopy Tower and Explores Inn Trails.

Early Breakfast and bird the canopy tower for the specialist. After Lunch, we will explore floodplain forest for extra species and some owling before or after dinner. Night in Explorers inn Lodge.

Birds: Purple-throated Fruitcrow, Bare-necked Fruitcrow, Golden-Collared Toucanet, Emerald Toucanet, Curl-crested Aracari, Chestnut-eared Aracari, Ivory-billed Aracari, Blue-headed Macaw, Red and Green Macaw, Scarlet Macaw among others.

  • DAY 5: Early birding along the trails

We will have to two full days to search for some missing species along the trails, Macaw claiy Lick, canopy tower, oxbow lake and several forest types. At the end of the day we will try to do some owling. Nights in Explorers inn Lodge.

  • DAY 6: Birding and Airport

Early birding and then we will transfer out to Puerto Maldonado Airport.

Awesome birding!

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GROUP SIZE From 2 to people
TOUR DATES Book at any time all year around
ACCOMMODATION Comfortable places with private toilet, hot water
EASY OF BIRDING Easy to moderate with some challenging species
INCLUDE Lodge, full meals, soft drinks, entrance fee, transport, birding guide
NOT INCLUDE International / Domestic flights, any alcoholic drinks, laundry, phone calls, extra activities


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