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 […]

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 […]

Northern Peru, July/August 2018

Northern Peru, July 29th to August 11th 2018 Tour leader: Alex Durand Torres An intense two-week trip to Northern Peru targeting endemics for the most part but seeing a whole lot more in the process. We successfully saw some very good species indeed, including Scarlet-banded Barbet, Yellow-throated Spadebill, Chestnut-crowned Gnateater, Marvelous Spatuletail, Koepcke’s Hermit, Royal […]

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 […]

Central Andes of Peru, July 2018

Central Andes of Peru, July 8th to 27th 2018 Tour leader: Alex Durand Torres No other Peru itinerary provides littler known and localized endemics as the Central Peru tour, though the better-known North Peru tour comes a close second. This little-known circuit takes us into the arid canyons of the Atacama Desert, shrubby mountain valleys, […]

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.   […]