- FULL DAY: Lima- Villa Marshes- Pucusana
We will pick you up from your hotel in the morning for our birding time around Villa Marhse and then we will drive to Pucusana bay for our short boat ride trip and back for lunch. After lunch, we can drive for extra 15 minutes to explore Puerto Viejo for Coastal Miner among others. If the time permits wwe can do some briefly scan along San Andres area for some extra species.
Great Grebe, Pied-billed Grebe, Little Blue Heron, White-cheeked Pintail, Plumbeous Rail, Wren-like Rushbird, Many-colored Rush-Tyrant, Yellowish Pipit, Peruvian Meadowlark, Yellow-hooded Blackbird, Andean Coot, Peruvian Thick Knee, Pectoral Sandpiper, Burrowing Owl, Yellow-crowned Night-Heron, Black Skimmer, Puna Ibis, Cinnamon Teal, Franklins Gull, Gray-hooded Gull, Gray Gull among others.
We will have a boat trip around Pucusana: Guanay and Red-legged Cormorants as well as Peruvian Boobies, Inca Tern, Blackish Oystercatcher, Peruvian Pelican, Gray Gull, Sur Cinclodes, Humboldt Penguin and south american Sea lions. If we do San Andres there is a chance to find: Oasis Hummingbird, Amazillia Hummingbird, Collared Warbling-finch, Streak Saltator, Pacific Parrotlet, Cinerous Conebill, Parrot-billed seedeater, Drab seedeater, chestnut-throated Seedeater, Pied-crested Tit-tyrant among others. We usually finish around 4 pm in the afternoon.