Marvelous Spatuletail & Owlet, 10 days

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  • DAY 1: Arrive to Lima

We will welcome and transfer you to the hotel near the airport.  Night in Lima

  • DAY 2: Tarapoto - Rufous-Crested Coquette

Morning flight to Tarapoto. There will welcome from our driver and go to Moyobamba with some birding on the way for tanagers, parakeets and our main stop for Oilbird roosting place. After our accomodation and lunch we  will enjoin the amazing hummingbird fedeers. We can do some owling before or aftr dinner. Night in waqanki Lodge.

Target Species: Oilbird, Rufous-crested Coquette, White-chinned Sapphire, Golden-tailed Sapphire, 

  • DAY 3: Full Day Birding

Today will explore Morro de Calzada and forest surrounding for our main target species. Then we will spend time at the hummingbird feeders. In the afternoon we will some birding surroinding the lodge and hill forest behind the lodge for trogons, tanagers, woodpedkers, jacamars, manakin and many others. If people still with energy we will also try for some owls before or after dinner. Night in Waqanki Lodge.

  • DAY 4: Tinamous feeders - Owlet Lodge

We will drive up to Aguas verdes for hummingbird feeders and tinamous, then we will head up to abra patricia, afluente to get the new birding plae Fundo Alto Nieva reserve here we can see Antpitta feeders and hummingbirds. Before dinner we can try for the Owlet. Night in Alto Nieva

  • DAY 5,6: Abra Patricia - Afluente

We will check the canopy tower at the lodge and some trails to get more species. And we will visit also fundo alto Nieva for Antpittas feeders and rare hummingbird species only found there. we will try during the nights for some owls, but specially Long-whiskered Owlet.  Nights in Owlet Lodge

  • DAY 7: Birding up to Marvelous Spatuletail

We will do our last morning birding along the trails and after lunch we will go to Pomacochas hotel to leave our bags and them to Huembo Center for our our main target specie Marvelous Spatuletail with several other species also in the feeders station. Night in Pomacochas Hotel.

  • DAY 8: Pale-billed Antpitta

Today we will explore san lorenzo trail for our target species, lunch in Pomacohas and we can try again huembo center for Marvelous Spatuletail. Night in Pomacochas Hotel

  • Day 9: Drive to Tarapoto

We will have and extra morning birding along the trails or abra patricia mountains on the way down to Moyobamba with the final place Tarapoto city. Night in Tarapoto hotel

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

We will 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 will visit the feeders for 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 take a late afternoon flight to Lima and connections.


Scarlet-banded Barbet or White-Masked Antbird

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Villa Marshes, Pucusana - Santa Eulalia - Lomas de Lachay

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Have a gret birding trip!

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TOUR DATES From September to January with fixed and custom departures - TOUR CALENDAR   
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT US$ 700.00 (we do not charge this; hotels and lodges do)  

US$ 400.00 - you can book yourself  (latam - avianca - startperu)

GROUP SIZE From 4 to 8 People  
ACCOMODATION Confortable places with private toilet, hot water, WI-FI in certain places
EASY OF BIRDING Easy to moderate with some challenging species
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 



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  • Omar, we all arrived home safely with no problems. Again, we all want to say that we had a GREAT trip with you and all enjoyed our time in Peru.   We are now bragging to our friends about our trip and how wonderful it was.  They are all surprised to hear how many birds we saw.  Thank you so much for all of your patience and efforts to make our trip fantastic.  You are a very good guide.  Take care and if you decide to come to the United States, please feel free to contact me at any time.  Your friend, Al

    ! Buenos Dias, Omar ¡
  • I wanted to express my sincere thanks for the great trip you provided Karl and me.  It was the best biding trip Ive ever had in my life. Im now in the middle or sorting out and editing all my photos. 

    I miss Peru already! and I miss seeing all of Perus colorful birds.

    Muchas GraciasDoug Harr
  • Dear Omar:

    "An excellent and honest birder running a high quality birding tour,if you plan to birding in Peru,that is"


    國際台灣觀鳥協會理事長Simon - Chairman of ITBA
  • Hi Omar,

    Im a pretty good birder, but Omar Diaz spotted at least 200 species that I probably would have overlooked! He knows his birds by sight and sound and is very passionate about his chosen profession.

    My Dad is not a birder but was extremely impressed by how well organized and professional the trip was. Thanks Omar and Americo!

    I hope you and your family are doing well.

    Regards Ken Simonite
  • Thank you Omar for a wonderful time in Peru. You made it all happen for us & took such good care of us throughout the whole trip!

    California USASusan Gerling Gonzales
  • Many thanks to César, Amerigo, Omar and the entire Peru Birding Tours team for an unforgettable trip to u and Manu Road!

    USALance Lack
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