We will pick you up from lima airpot and transfer to our hotel. Usually international flights arrive to Peru from 10:30 pm to 11:30 pm. But remind us about your arrival time. Night in Hotel.
- Day 2: Birding Lomas de lachay -Fight to Chiclayo
Early birding Lomas de Lachay for endemic species and enjoin this amazing reserve. Then we will drive directly to Lima airport for our afternoon flight to Chiclayo to start our Northern Peru Birding along the tumbessian, marañon and amazonas birding areas in one trip. If times permits we will visit Eten marsh area for some sea birds and others. Dinner and night in Hotel
- Day 3: Birding for Peruvian Plantcutter, Pomac / Olmos
Mornign drive to Mocupe area to explore a small carob trees patch for the endemic and restricted Peruvian Plantcutter. Then we will head up to Pomac Reserve for some other species. After those great places we will drive up to our next place: Olmos. Dinner and Night in Hotel
Target Species: Gray and white Tyrannulet, Tumbes Tyrant, Sooty-crowned Flycatcher, Superciliated Wren, Bairds Flycatcher, Tropical Gnatcatcher, White-tailed Jay, Collared Warbling-Finch, Peruvian Meadowlark, Cinereous Finch, Fasciated Wren, Streak-Headed woodcreper, Tumbes Swallow, Striped Cucko, Snowy-throted Kingbird, Common Tody-Flycatcher, Bran-colored Flyctacher, Mouse-colored Tyrannulet, White-crested Elaenia, Necklaced Spinetail, Collared Antshrike, Scarlet-backed Woodpecker, Golden-olive Woodpecker, Amazilia Hummingbird, Purple-collared Woodstar, Peruvian Pygmy-Owl, Red-masked Parakeet, Paciﬁc Parrotlet, Paciﬁc Dove, Croaking Ground-Dove, Aplomado Falcon, Crested Caracara, Zone-tailed Hawk, Savanna Hawk, Cinereous Harrier among others.
- Day 4: Full Day Birding Quebrada Limon
After breakfast we will drive to qebrada limon for full day. Night in Olmos
Target Species: Henna-hooded Foliage-Gleaners, Ecuadorian Piculet, Ecuadorian Trogon, Purple-collared Woodstar, Tumbes Hummingbird, White-winged Guan (ENDEMIC), White-headed Brush-finch, Guayaquil Woodpecker, Cinereous Finch, Tumbes Tyrant (ENDEMIC),Tumbes Sparrow, Sulphur-throated Finch, Gray-breasted Flycatcher (ENDEMIC), Gray and Gold Warbler, Sooty-capped Flycatcher, Gray and White Tyrannulet, Pacific Elaenia and many others
- Day 5: Birding Abra Porculla - Jaen
Early birding up the mountain of Abra Porculla at 2,150 meters for some our target species if we have not seen before. We will try to spend all morning birding along the area. Then we will keep driving with some birding on our way to Jaen Town. Dinner and night in Hotel.
Target Species: Piura Chat-tyrant, Chapmans Antsrike, Ecuatorian Trogon, Guayaquil Woodpecker, Ecuadorian Piculet, White-headed Brush-Finch, Grey-browed Brush-finch, Bay-crowned Brush-finch, Henna-hooded Foliage-gleaner, Line-cheeked Spinetail, Gray-chinned Hermit, Black-cowled Saltator, Elegant Crescentchest, Chestnut-crowned Antpitta, Three-banded Warbler, Spot-throated Hummingbird, Smoky-brown Woodpecker, Tawny-crowned Pygmy-tyrant, Speakled-breasted Wren, White-edged Oriole, Silvery Tanager, Fawm-breasted Tanager, Blue Seedeater, Black-crested Warbler, Pacific Elaenia, Black-capped Sparrow, Yellow-tailed Oriole, Black-crested Tit-tyrant, Rufous-chested Tanager, Rufous-winged Tyrannulet, Chivi Vireo, Golden Grosbeak, Yellow-billed Tit-Tyrant, Gray-breasted Flycatcher and many others.
- Day 6: Jaen Forest, Pomacochas
We will start early exploring patch of forest for our main target species moving from one locacion to other to encrease our birding spots. After lunch we will look for some missing species on our way to Pomacochas. Night in Pomacochas Hotel
Target Species: Northern Slaty Antshrike, Rufous-fronted Thornbird, Sooty-crowned Flycatcher, Marañon Crescentchest, Little Inca-Finch, Red-crested Finch, Tataupa Tinamou, Ecuadorian Groun-dove, Blue Ground-dove, Yellow-throated Toucan, Green-Backed Becard, Black and white Becard, Rufous-browed Peppershrike, Purple-throated Euphonia, Drab Seedeater, Dull-colored Grassquit, Peruvian Pigeon, Yellow-bellied Elaenia, Comb Duck, Pale-legged Hornero, Brown-crested Flycatcher, Buff-bellied Tanager, Plain-breasted Ground-dove, Andean Emerald, Marvelous Spatuletail, Purple-throated Sunangel, Andean Emeral, Litlle Woodstart, White-bellied hummingbird, Rainbow Startfronlet, Bronzy Inca, Sickle-winged Guan, Andean Guan, Speckled-chested Piculet, Rufous-capped Antshrike, and many others.
- Day 7: San Lorenzo Trail, Huembo
Today we will explore San Lorenzo trail for some endemic and restricted species found at this mountain ridge. This trail start from 2,560 a 2,900 meters. The trail is not very easy but as soon as you find several of the species will be worth it. After lunch we will visit huembo center for Marvelous Spatuletail and before dark pomacochas lake surrounding for some extra species. Night in Pomacochas hotel
Target Species: Russet-mantled Softtail, Northern Rufous-capped Antshrike, Peruvian Wren, Emerald Toucanet, Band-tailed Fruiteater, Barred Fruiteater, Black-throated Tody-tyrant, Spectacled Redstart, Chestnut-breasted Chlorophonia, Blue-and-black Tanager, Cinnamon Flycatcher, Marvelous Spatuletail, Mountain Velvetbreast, Amethyst Woodstar, Variable Antshrike, Red-crested Cotinga, Trilling Tapaculo, Blackish Tapaculo, Plain-tailed Wren, Oleaginous Hemispingus, Rufous Spinetail, Pale-Billed Antpitta, Gray-breasted Mountain-Toucan, Golden-plumed Parakeet.
- DAY 8,9: Birding Abra Patricia Mountains, Afluente, Alto Nieva
After breakfast we will drive to Abra Patricia area searching for mixex flocks. There is a trail to explore for some missing species and canopy tower to explore in the morning or afternoon. We will visit also fundo alto Nieva and afluente hot spot for Antpittas feeders and other species only found there. We will try during the nights for some owls, but specially Long-whiskered Owlet. Nights in Owlet Lodge
- DAY 10: Tinamous feeders, Moyobamna
Early Birding for some missing species and then we will drive down to Aguas verdes for Tinamous and Hummingbird feeders at Arena Blanca Reserve. Then we will head to moyobamba and visit the hummingbird place for extra species. The if we still have energy we will do some owling after dinner. Night in Waqanki Lodge.