Marvelous & Manu


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  • DAY 1: Arrive to Lima

We will welcome and transfer to the hotel. night in Lima

  • DAY 2: Flight to Tarapoto 

Today we will flight to Tarapoto. Them we will drive to Moyobamba for the Hummingbird feeders. But we will do  stop for Oilbird roost on the way. If there is a chance we can do some owling before or after dinner. Overnight in Fruiteater (waqanki) Lodge

  • DAY 3: full day

We will spend time at the hummingbird feeders then trogons, tanagers, Jacamar, woodpeckers, flycatchers at Morro de Calzada reserve and lodge surrounding. If there is time we will also try for some owls before or after dinner. Overnights in Fruiteater Lodge

  • DAY 4: Tinamous Feders/Huembo Center

We will visit the tinamou and wood quail feeders and several other extra hummingbird species at Arena Blanca Reserve. Then after lunch we will drive up to Abra patricia mountains for some birding alomg the way untill we get Pomacochas town. If still light we will visit the center for Marvelous Spatuletail. 

  • DAY 5: Pale-billed Antpitta-Marvelous Spatuletail.

Early walk up the san lorenzo mountain for target  species only found there. In the afternoon we will explore the lake surrounding and Huembo Center for Marvelous Spatuletail and othere species found at the feeders. Nigh in Pomacochas.

  • DAY 6: Drive up to Abra Patricia

We will start early drive to get Arena Blanca feeding station for Tinamous, wood-quails, sparrows and hummingbird feeders for new species found there. Then we will head up to Abra Patricia area where our next lodge is located. We will stop for the mytical Long-whiskered Owlet spot and then we will go for dinner and night in Owlet Lodge.

  • DAY 7-8: full Days
We will have to full days to explore the canopy tower, trails, feeders fundo Alto Nieva for Royal Sunangel, Greenish Puffleg and several other species and Afluente area for Ecuatorial Piedtail. We will try for some other owls or for Long-whiskered Owlet. Overnights in Owlet Lodge
  • Day 9: Venceremos and Afluente Feeders

We will do our last morning birding along Abra Patricia on the way back to Tarapoto City. Night in Hotel

  • Day 10: The tunnel, Koepecks Hermit Station - Lima

We will early start drive up to the tunnel for Dooted Tanager, Plumbeous Euphonia, Masked Tanager, Golden-collared Toucanet, Cliff Flycatcher and several other found along the reserve. Then we sill set our equitments at the hummingbird feeders and wait fot the Endemic Koepecks Hermit. There is a chance to get also Golden-headed Manakin lek near the station with some luck White-plumed Antbird, Long-tailed and Great Potoo roosting. Then we will back to Lima for our flight to Lima. Nigh in Lima hotel.

  • Day 11: Villa Marshes, Pucusana 

 After breakfast we will visit villa marshes for: Peruvian Thick-knee, Great Grebe, White-cheeked Pintail, Yelow-hooded Blackbird, Gray-heade Gull and many others. Then we will drive to Pucusana for Humboltd Penguin, Red-legged, Guanay Cormorants, Inca Tern, Peruvian pelican, Blackish Oystercatcher, Peruvian booby and blue-footed Booby, Surf Cinclodes among others. After all this amazing experience we will have a late afternoon flight to Cusco. night in Ollantayambo hotel.

  • DAY 12: Endemics of Abra Malaga, Carrizales

Early drive up the mountains to Carrizales for: Cusco Brush-finch, Parodis hemispingus, Unstreaked Tit-tyant and may others. Then wwe will drie back to explore part of the Polylepis forest at Abra Malaga Pass for more Endemic species. Drive back to Ollantaytambo hotel. 

  • DAY 13: Train to Aguas calientes 

Morning birding at Peñas area for some extra endemics among other species. Then we will have our train trip for 1:30 minutes to get Machu Picchu Pueblo for Lunch. After some birding and overnignt in Hotel.

  • DAY 14: Machu Time - Ollantaytambo

Early visit one of wonder of the world Machu Picchu. Then we will have some birding before lunch and train back to Cusco. Night in Cusco Hotel

  • DAY 15: Full day Vilcabamba/Apurimac Endecmis

We will start early for: White-eared Puffbird, Apurimac Brush-finch, Plain-tailed Canastero, Vilcabamba Tapaculo, Apurimac Spinetail, Vilcabamba Thisletail ending with more than 3 Andean condor flying over our head. Then dive back to Cusco.

  • DAY 16: Manu Road - Wayqecha Station

Early start birding Huacarpay lake and drive up to San Salvador on the way to Acjanaco Pass where Manu National Park Starts. Night in Wayqecha station.

  • DAY 17Full Day

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. Night in Wayqecha Station.

  • DAY 18: Drive to Cloud Forest

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.

  • DAY 19: Full day

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. Nights in Cock of the rock lodge.

  • DAY 20: Drive to Villa Carmen (bamboo species)

Early birding drive along hill forest to Villa Carmen station for bamboo specialist. Night in Villa Carmen station.

  • DAY 21: Full Day.

Full day birding along the trails and feeders. night in Villa carmen Station.

  • DAY 22: Drive to Amazonia Lodge

we will have full day birding laong the road and get amazonia lodge for rufous-crested Coquette. Night in Amazonia lodge.

  • DAY 23: Boat trip to Manu Wildlife Center.

Early birding an boat ride for 5 hours to get our last lodge in Manu. Afternoon birding and night in Mwlc.

  • DAY 24-25: Full days birding

 Full day birding along the trails and Canopy tower. Nights in Mwlc.

  • DAY 26: Boat trip to Puerto Maldonado - Flight to Lima

Early boat trip to colorado Village and taxi drive to Puerto Maldonado for afternoon flight to Lima and connections.

 Have a nice Birding Trip!

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  PRICE IN BASE OF DOUBLE ACCOMODATIONS  
PRICE PER PERSON US$ 8,200.00   
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT US$ 1,000.00 
ACCOMODATION Comfortable according the area
TOUR PACE & WALKING Easy to moderate 
EASY OF BIRDING Moderate with some challenging species
PHOTOGRAFIC CHANCE Excellent
   
INCLUDE Domestic flights tickets, hotel, lodges, full meals, soft drinks, entrance fee, private transport, driver and birding guide
NOT INCLUDE International, any alcoholic drinks, laundry, phone calls, extra activities

 

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