Are you an Ornithologist? We offer you the best options to watch colorful birds of Cuyabeno, we have the best places to observe birds, through a tower of approximately 35 meters high (in this tower a Harpia Eagle sits) a place of clay parrots of 4 species ( Dusked Headed Parreket ,Yellow Crowned Amazon , Orange cheeked Parrot, Souther Mealy Amazon, Blue headed Parrot ) Tour / Zancudo Cocha (Camping) 5/N 6/D and 6/N 7/D. We have 550 different species of birds, Common birds..Blue Throated Piping guan , Salvins curassow ,Marbled wood quail, Great tinamou ,Agami heron, Rufescent tiger heron ,Swallow tailed kite, Sungrebe, Sunbittern, Macaws , Hotzing , Long tailed potoo , Great Potoo , Blue crowned trogon , Amazonian Trogon , Amazonian kingfisher, Cream coloured woodpecker, Blue backed manakin, Masked crimson tanager etc..
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Option N-1 (3/Nights 4/days. All costs include)
07:30 Am Pick up with our rented vehicle from Shushufindi at Patricia Hotel / Gran Lago Shushufindi Hotel .
09:30 Am We arrive at a small town called Tierras Orientales, then we take our private canoe and navigate 2 hours 45 minutes to arrive at the lodge.
13:00 Pm Lunch at the Lodge and rest for a couple of hours in the hammocks.
15:30 Pm Departure to navigate in canoe downstream and observe birds of various colors in their natural habitat.
20:00 Pm Dinner, Our guide will communicate the activities for the next day.
06:00 Am We will sail upstream along the Cuyabeno in search of tiny and colorful birds.
08:00 am Breakfast.
09:40 Am We will explore the jungle doing a walk listening to the birds’ songs that using their camouflage will alert us.
12:30 Pm Lunch
16:00 Pm We will visit a birding tower of approximately 35 meters, if we are lucky we will observe the Harpy Eagle and other birds that usually pass near our tower.
20: 00 Pm Dinner.
05:45 am we will go out in our canoe downstream, earlier in search of birds since in the morning they usually get up early to eat clay loras of 4 species.
08:30 am Breakfast.
10:15 Am Full Day, we will sail in canoe to oar for the river called Aguas Negras while we sail in silence it is probable to observe more species of birds.
13:00 Lunch in the middle of navigation.
17:00 Arrival at the Lodge
20:00 Farewell dinner.
06:00 Am It’s optional, decide for an activity! Watching parrots again or climbing the observation tower, your decision is important.
08:00 am Breakfast.
09:30 Am Departure to Shushufindi.
Transportation to and from Shushufindi.
Purified bottled water, coffee, milk, tea, chocolate, hot water throughout the day, all meals, lodging, rubber boots, electricity , climbing to the birding tower, strict meals recommended by your doctor.
Camera, Binocular, Water poncho, Extra meals before and after the trip, Transport from / to /Quito – Shushufindi (vice versa)
Mosquito repellent, sunglasses, hat, sunscreen
Cuyabeno – Sucumbios – Ecuador