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 […]

Lima coast, Lomas de Lachay, Abra Malaga & Manu cloud forest, October 2018

Lima coast, Lomas de Lachay, Abra Malaga & Manu cloud forest-October 10th to 26th 2018 Tour leader: Gustavo Bautista This tour started and finished on the Lima coast. Inbetween we took the ‘Manu Road trip’ (itinerary as per our “Cloud forests and mountains of Manu” tour), starting and finishing in Cusco. This enabled us to […]

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 biosphere reserve, July/August 2018

Cusco & Manu biosphere reserve, July 15th to August 3rd 2018 Tour leader: Richard Amable The Manu biosphere reserve has the highest diversity of life on Earth and is one of the most important conservation units in the world. If you were to choose one of THE best birding trips in the world, this must […]

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, Cusco, Machu Picchu & Manu national park, July 2018

Lima, Cusco, Machu Picchu & Manu national park, July 5th to 19th 2018 Tour leader: Gustavo Bautista An amazing fifteen-day trip where we recorded and saw 11 Peruvian endemics and many more range-restricted species, but the focus of this trip was to see a variety of species in the cloud forests and the Amazonian rainforest […]

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 […]

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 […]