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 […]

Vilcabamba Birds And Incan Vilcabamba

A short report from a weekend trip to the Vilcabamba Mountains. It’s most unusual that I send a blog to both my archeological and Inca expert friends and my ornithologist/birder colleagues but here it is. For the birders, Vilcabamba has a Thisteltail a Tapaculo and an enigmatic Brushfinch. For the explorers, historians and archaeologist it […]