Birding Condor canyon 2 days is a birdwatching tour for people who wants to see the spectacular Andean Condors soaring in front of you or seating on the cliffs of the Apurimac river close to the Chonta community . Higgly recomended because it harvest endemic birds like Apurimac brush Finch, White tuffted Sumbean Rusty fronted Canastero. The main targets on this tour are the Andean condor and the endemic birds. This program is designed for birdwatchers experienced or beginners.
BIRDING CONDOR CANYON 2 DAYS ITINERARY.
DAY 1: CUSCO TO CONDOR CANYON OBSERVATION POINT IN THE CHONTA COMMUNITY:
5:00 am We will pick you up from your hotel in a private car. Our fisrt stop will be at the Puna area and look for the Tacsanowski’s and An dean Tinamous while we are birdwatching our breakfast will be prepare. After breakfast we continue down the road towards Chonta comunityt arriving at around 10am, here the road is finish; from here we continue walking on a trail where the possibility to see endemic birds.
Main birds on this tour:
the Apurimac brush finch, Rusty fronted Canastero, Bearded Mountaineer, Chestnut Breasted Mountain Finch, Creamy Crested Spinetail are very good. At midday we will be arriving to the special observation point that is the time when the famoous Andean Condors are soaring close to the lookout. After the show we return one hour walking to Chonta community and begin the way down to Limatambo where we make some stops in the way to Mollepata arriving at around 18:00 hours. Here we have two options stay in a basic hospedaje with shared bathroom and no hot shower or stay tent camping out side of the Mollepata village. At night we can go to look for Owls. B,L,D.
DAY 2.- MOLLEPATA SORAYPAMPA CUSCO.
5:OO am have an early breakfast and walk along the road making stops in many spots in the way to Soraypampa trying to see the endemic birds like Vilcabamba Tapaculo, Vilcabamba Spinetail Koepcke’s Screech Owl and many other birds, after we return to the main road and continue towards Cusco arriving at around 18:00 hours and leave you at your hotel.B,L..
BIRDING CONDOR CANYON AND SORAYPAMPA 2 DAYS SERVICE INCLUDES:
Private car (Transportation round trip) : Cusco – Condor Canyon – Mollepata Soraypampa Cusco.
English speaking Birding Guide with telescope and birds of Peru book. Checklist
Basic Hostal or tent camping in Mollepata. 2 breakfast, 2 lunch, 1 dinner. Drinking water, Snacks.
BIRDING CONDOR CANYON 2 DAYS NOT INCLUDED:
- Soft drinks.
BIRDING CONDOR CANYON 2 DAYS WHAT TO BRING:
- Warm clothes for a cold morning
- Sun block, sunglasses
- Hat, rain poncho.
BIRDING CONDOR CANYON 2 DAYS IN PRIVATE CAR:
- 01 person $ 1060.00 USD per person.
- 02 persons $ 560.00 USD per person
- 03 persons $ 415.00 USD per person
- 04 persons $ 325.00 USD per person
- 05 personas $ 265.00 USD per person
- 06 persons or more $ 250.00 USD per person
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