You have to arrive into cusco one day before or there is an option to take the earliest flight from lima to cusco. We can help you to organize your transfer from the airport and hotel in cusco or lima also.
- DAY 1: Huacarpay Lake – Wayqecha Station
We will pick you up from your hotel in cusco and drive to Huacarpay Lake; this natural Andean marsh provides great chances for our target species. Then we will start our birding drive to Acjanaco pass where Manu National Park starts, but there are some stops for lunch and some puna species. After the pass our birding time will be officialy in manu where mixed flocks shows, tanagers and other species. Dinner and night in Wayqecha
After breakfast our birding experience will starts along the mountains forest with colorfull birds species surrounded with interesting ecosystem where they are resident at this particular elevation and forest type. Lunch, dinner and night in Wayqecha Station.
- DAY 3: Cock of the rock Lodge
After breakfast morning birding along the road looking for some missing species or better landscape photo. Lunch and our next place will be the cloude forest at 1,500 m of elevation. Here the place will much more warmer with all diferent species to enjoin along the forest, lodge surrounding and feeders in front the dinning room. Dinner and night in Cock of the rock lodge.
Early start birding along the road to the mirador for much diversity, there is chance to enjoin the feeders in our coffe break. After lunch we will explore again the forest and the popular MANU ROAD. About Andean cock of the rock is much easier to see during the day time near the lodge or along the road with much better light for gret photo and amazing view but we can try to visit a small leek. Dinner and night in Cock of the rock lodge.
- DAY 5: Trip to Amazonia Lodge
Some birding in the morning and we will drive 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 tnagers species. usually here we have some break when we arrive here watching the feeders. And there is a chance to do some owling before dinner. Night in Amazonia Lodge
Early breakfast and we will navigate 20 minutes down stream to visit the popular Parrot Clay Lick. After this amazing experience with colors and sounds we will explore a new formed Oxbow lake for: Horned Screamer, Hoatzin, Black-capped Donacobiuos, Pale-eyed Blackbird among others. Afternoon walk, dinner and night in Amazonia Lodge