Manu Road & Amazon, 19 days


Our new Tour designed for the most diversity habitat and bird list to increase your life list. 

The Best month is from April to November

Join us to get over 600 species !

  • DAY 1: Arrive to Lima

 Arrive to Lima and transfer to our hotel in miraflores. Night in hotel

  • DAY 2: Villa Marshes-Pucusana

We wil have a full day birding south of lima visiting coast wetland and short boat trip in pucusna fishing port. after lunch we will explore puerto viejo and lomas de asia por extra endemic species. Dinner and night in Lima Hotel

  • DAY 3: Santa Eulalia Birding 

We will drive to northeast of Lima to central andes to explore Santa Eulalia Canyon for several endemic and restricted range habitat found only there for Andean Condors, Giant Coot, White-bellied Cinclodes and sevelar othere species found along the valley. We will arrive up to 4,500 m of elevation and them drive back to lima along the central pave highway. Nigh in Lima Hotel.

  • DAY 4: Morning flight to Cusco - Andean lakes

Early flight to cusco and birding drive to Huacarpay and huapo lake andean species. Then we will keep birding up to Peñas area for Endemic species. After full day birding we will back to Ollantaytambo for dinner. Night in Hotel.

  • DAY 5: Carrizales - Abra Malaga

Early drive up to carrizales and then Abra Malaga for extra Endemic species. After full day birding we will back to Ollantaytambo for dinner. Night in Hotel.

  • DAY 6: Vilcabamba Valley Endemics

As today our main goal is the Andean Condor we need to start early drive up to Chonta village outside Cusco which is a new place to enjoin more than 4 individuals at least soaring almost eye level. But there are several other species to find along the road. After this amazing area we will drive to Cusco. Night in Hotel.

Target Species: Andean Condor, White-eared Puffbird, Plain-tailed Canastero, White-tuffed Sunbean (E), Vilcabamba Thisleatail (E), Apurimac Brush-finch (E), Stripe-headed Antpitta, Vilcabamba Tapaculo (E), Chestnut-breasted Mountain-finch (E) and Many others.

  • DAY 7: Manu Road - Wayqecha Station

Tody we will start our amazing time birding up to Manu road on the way to Paucartambo village for our lunch there a local restaurant. Then we will drive to Acjanaco pass where Manu National Park starts where our birding time will be officialy in Manu Road where mixed flocks, mountain-toucan, tanagers shows out at certain times during day. Dinner and night in Wayqecha Station

  • DAY 8: Full Days Birding

Early breakfast and full day birding along the road searching for mountain-tanagers, tyrannulets, flycarchers, cotingas, warblers, cotingas, toucan and several others species. We will try to do some owling before dinner. Night in WS

  • DAY 9: Birding drive to cock of the rock Lodge

Early breakfast and we will explore againg the mountain forest on the way to our next birding lodge at 1,500 m of elevation. Here the place will much more warmer with all diferent species to enjoin along the forest type, we hope to reach in time for the Lyre-tailed Nightjar display. Dinner and night in Cock of the rock lodge.

  • DAY 10: Full day Birding

Early breakfast and we will do our birding along humid mountain forest, foothill and part of low cloud forest for several species and unique ecosystem. Here also we will enjoin several mixed flocks and several other species found at this elevation and forest type. After lunch we will explore again the popular MANU ROAD. Dinner and night in CORL

  • DAY 11: Birding drive to Villa Carmen Station

After breakfast we will have full morning birding for missing species on the way to our next birding lodge. There is a village Pilcopata where is the acces to Villa carmen station, after accomodation we will do some owling before dinner. Overnight in VC

NOTE: This new birding spot provides great chances for Bamboo birds species which we can not find along the other lodges in Manu. we use to go to Pantiacolla but bamboo stand died in its natural process, so we found a place with exelent accomodation and services for future birders coming with us.

  • DAY 12: Full day Birding

Early breakfast and spend hours birding along the bamboo stand and other trails surroundings. After lunch we will keep explorig the trails and some owling before dinner. Overnight in VC

  • DAY 13: Trip to Amazonia Lodge

Early birding along Manu Road on the way to Atalaya Village for our boat trip downstream on the Alto Madre de Dios River amazonia lodge. This lodge has hummingbird feeders and for some tanagers species. After lunch we will do some afternoon walk and some owling before dinner. Night in AL

  • DAY 14: Full day Birding

We will have a full day birding exploring trails and logde surrounding. Night in Amazonia Lodge

  •  DAY 15: Boat Trip to Manu Wildlife Center

Early birding and then we will start our boat trip for 4 hours down stream to get our last birding lodge in Manu.  Today will be an exelent chances for several species along the river bank where we can stop for a better view and even get some photos. Our boat is with roof and very comfortable seats. Dinner and overnight in Manu Wildlife Center.

  • DAY 16-17: Full Day Birding

We will have full days birding along the trails, canopy tower and some owling before dinners. Nights in MWLC

  • DAY 18: Oxbow lake- Puerto Maldonado

Early breakfast and we will visit and amazing oxbow lake, where we will navigate on a catamaran to enjoin the wildlife. Then we will start our boat ride down stream to reach Colorado gold minig village with a lot of chances for raptors, swallows, kingfishers among other specialities found along the river sides. In colrado will ge a private taxi for one hour to reach San Carlos village, where we will cross Inambari River by boat and there we will take our private transport to Puerto Maldonado City. Night in Hotel

  • DAY 19: Birding and afternoon fligh to Lima

Well have a chance for briding in the morning outside town for some extra species and after well get our last lunch togheter to celebrate our succesfully birding time in Peru. Afernoon transfer to the airport for your flight to Lima and Home

Have a nice Birding time!

Peru Birding Web
TOUR TIME 19 DAYS & 18 NIGHTS
GROUP SIZE From 2 to 8 People
TOUR DATES From April to November with fixed and custom dates - TOUR CALENDAR
PRICE PER PERSON Before: US$ 4,500.00  - NOW:  US$ 4,000.00 
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT US$ 700.00 (we do not charge this; hotels and lodges do)
DOMESTIC FLIGHT US$ 500.00 - You can book yourself - LATAM - AVIANCA - STARTPERU
   
ACCOMODATION Confortable places with private toilet, hot water, WI-FI 
EASY OF BIRDING Easy to moderate with some challenging species
PHOTOGRAFIC CHANCE Excellent
INCLUDE Hotel, lodges, full meals, soft drinks, train, entrance fee, private land and boat transport, driver and birding guide
NOT INCLUDE International / Domestic flights, any alcoholic drinks, laundry, phone calls, extra activities
Peru Birding Web
Peru Birding Web