Cusco, Abra Malaga, Machu Picchu & the Limatambo area, August 2018

Cusco, Abra Malaga, Machu Picchu & the Limatambo area, August 3rd to 8th 2018 Tour leader: Gustavo Bautista A six-day trip where we reported 19 Peruvian endemics and many other range-restricted species. We saw flagship birds such as Inca Wren, Cuzco Brushfinch, Koepcke’s Screech-Owl, White-tufted Sunbeam, Bearded Mountaineer, Marcapata Spinetail, Apurimac Spinetail, Vilcabamba Tapaculo, Stripe-headed […]

Lima to Cusco overland, via Abancay, July 2018

Lima to Cusco overland, via Abancay, July 8th to 15th 2018 Tour leader: Richard Amable This tour was customized a bit from our normal route and managed and designed to cover the habitats and record the key species of the route.   ITINERARY July 8th. – Arrival in Lima. July 9th. – Early start and […]

Apurimac endemics & the Manu road, March 2018

Apurimac endemics & the Manu road, March 10th to 22nd 2018 Tour leader: Alex Durand An amazing twelve-day trip where we reported 287 species in total. We recorded and saw 18 Peruvian endemics, 46 range-restricted species plus the impressive view of the Salkantay massif in the Vilcabamba mountain range and the legendary Manu road.   […]

Cusco, Abra Malaga, Apurimac endemics & the upper Manu road, Jan 2018

Cusco, Abra Malaga, Apurimac endemics & the upper Manu road, January 4th to 15th, 2018 Tour leader: Alex Durand A short tour specifically targeting localized endemics and target species in the Cusco area. The trip manged to see 24 true Peruvian endemics and 37 range restricted species.   ITINERARY January 4th: In the morning after […]