TOUR 1 - NORTH PERU BIRDING TOURS - TARAPOTO – MOUNTAIN RAINFORESTS AND AMAZON TROPICAL DRY FOREST

TOUR 1 – 4D3N – Tarapoto – Mountain Rainforets & Amazon Tropical Dry Forest

DAY 1 – ARRIVAL AND NIGHT BIRDS Afternoon or evening pick-up in Tarapoto (airport or downtown). Transfer by minibus to Pumarinri Amazon Lodge, about a forty minute journey, evening-night tour around the lodge. o/n Pumarinri Possible birds: Ferruginous Pygmy Owl, Tropical Screech Owl, Band-bellied & Black-banded Owls. DAY 2 – PUMARINRI: RIVER AND FORESTS. Pumarinri […]

TOUR 2 - NORTH PERU BIRDING TOURS - TARAPOTO TO SAN LORENZO DEL MARAÑÓN - AMAZON LOWLANDS

TOUR 7 – 4D/3N – Tarapoto to San Lorenzo del Marañón – Amazon Lowlands

DAY 1 Breakfast and departure from Tarapoto by plane to San Lorenzo (approx. 1 hour). Overnight at the Posada del Apu (basic room with fan and bathroom). Lunch. In the afternoon, local transportation (Motokar) to a nearby area. Dinner and overnight. o/n Posada del Apu Possible birds: Green-tailed Goldenthroat, Black-banded Crake, Lunnulated Antbird, etc. DAY […]

TOUR 3 - ALTO MAYO & ABRA PATRICIA. - FROM THE AMAZON TO THE ANDES

TOUR 2 – 5D/4N – Alto Mayo & Abra Patricia – From the Amazon to the Andes

DAY 1 – TARAPOTO & SURROUNDINGS Arrive at Tarapoto, Link with tour1 or airport pick up to do some afteroon birding arround Ricuricocha lagoon . Check in and dinner at Tucan suites. o/n Tucan Suites Possible birds: Black-bellied whistling duck, Comb duck, Speckled chachalaca, Least grebe, Cocoi heron, Great egret, Limpkin, Striated heron, Pearl kite, […]

TOUR 4 - THE NORTHERN GREEN ANDES AND THE MARAÑÓN ENDEMICS

TOUR 3 – 6D/5N – The Northern Green Andes and the Marañón Endemics

DAY 1 Arrive at Cocachimba from tour 2 or Tarapoto airport. Dinner at Gocta Lodge o/n Gocta Lodge DAY 2 – GOCTA FALLS (the high road) Another visit to the Falls today starting with a drive up to San Pablo with packed lunch, walk through varied habitat to viewpoint and on to centre point of […]

TOUR 5 - ANDEAN VALLEYS & PACIFIC COAST

TOUR 4 – 5D/4N – Andean Valleys & Pacific Coast

DAY 1 Arrive at Cocachimba from tour 2 / 3 or Tarapoto airport. Dinner at Gocta Lodge o/n Gocta Lodge DAY 2 – There’s the possibility to choose two different options: Option 1- BIRDING ON ROUTE Leave Gocta, head back to Pedro Ruiz & go west along the highway beside the Utcubamba River to Jaen. […]

TOUR 6 - CHAPARRÍ ECOLOGICAL RESERVE

TOUR 5 – 4D/3N – Chaparrí Ecological Reserve

DAY 1 – CHICLAYO TO CHAPARRI. Evening transfer to Chaparri Lodge, a rustic but comfortable forest lodge, for new arrivals & those staying on. o/n Chaparri Lodge DAY 2 – CHAPARRI LODGE All day birding trails around the Lodge – area is extensive and hilly dry forest & scrub. Site of captive breeding program for […]

TOUR 7 - SCARLET-BANDED BARBET PRE-TOUR OR POST-TOUR OPTIONS - 4D/3N

TOUR 6 – 4D/3N – Scarlet-Banded Barbet Pre-Tour or Post-Tour Options

DAY 1 – TARAPOTO Arrive Tarapoto. Transfer by minibus (20 minutes) to Tucan Suites, a quality hotel in Tarapoto. Transfers from the airport at any pre-arranged time. Local birding or sightseeing for anyone arriving in daylight. o/n Tucan Suites Aparthotel – Tarapoto DAY 2 – TARAPOTO to PLATAFORMA Transfer by minibus to Bellavista and then […]