Manu Biosphere Reserve, April 2019

Manu Biosphere Reserve-April 8th to 26th 2019 Tour Leader: Gustavo Bautista ITINERARY: April 8th: We started early after breakfast, leaving from Cusco to spend the whole day birding around the high Andean lake called Huacarpay. Overnight in Cusco. April 9th to 10th: Early departure to go to Manu. First birding stop was near Huancarani where […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]