Cusco & Manu National Park, November 2018

Cusco & Manu National Park-November 5th to 23rd 2018 Tour leader: Gustavo Bautista On this 19-Day trip we recorded and saw 10 Peruvian endemics, 42 range-restricted bird species, plus the first documented (photographed) Tennessee Warbler record for Peru! We started in Cusco and continued our trip from the Andes to the lowlands, going up and […]

Manu Biosphere Reserve, September 2018

Manu Biosphere Reserve, September 3rd to 21st 2018 Tour leader: Fernando Angulo ITINERARY September 3rd: Early start and birding Huacarpay Lake. Then to Huambutio bridge for Bearded Mountaneer. Later, Huaypo lake. Overnight in Cuzco. September 4th: We started in Cuzco, and went to Paucartambo via Pisac. Then we crossed the Acjanaco pass and overnighted at […]

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 […]

Cusco & Manu national park, July 2018

Cusco & Manu national park, July 19th to 31st 2018 Tour leader: Gustavo Bautista The Manu biosphere reserve has the highest diversity of life on Earth and is one of the most important conservation units in the world. The beauty of this trip is the variety of habitats visited ranging from orchid-laden cloud forest where Spectacled Bears […]

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 […]