Five Cusco Endemic Birds
- 4:30 am to 11:00 am. / Minimun 02 people. Maximun 06 people.
Cusco presents 20 different endemic birds and this activity gives to you the chance to enjoy five of them just in half day tour. Of course other species almost endemics are findable around.
We will pick you up at 04:30 am from your hotel in the city of Cusco and we will go 50 km northeast of the city.
Just 2 hours driving and we will be in Soqma andean community. From here we will walk around 4 kilometers in a special environment where, with luck, we can see 5 different endemic species, as well as many other interesting birds.
If you have enough energy we can add 1 kilometer more uphill to get to a small patch of polylepis forest.
At 11:00 am we will go to Ollantaytambo town or Cusco City to finish the tour
Soqma Key species : Sparkling Violetear, Green-tailed Trainbearer, Bearded Mountaineer (E), Tyrian Metaltail, White-tufted Sunbea (E), Giant Hummingbird, Andean Parakeet, Rusty-fronted Canastero (E), Streak-throated Bush-Tyrant, House Wren, White-capped Dipper, Hooded Siskin, Moustached Flowerpiercer, Peruvian Sierra-Finch, Mourning Sierra-Finch, Chestnut-breasted Mountain-Finch (E), Creamy-crested Spinetail (E), Greenish Yellow-Finch.
Departure TimeWe will start the tour at 04:30 AM.
Return TimeApproximately 12:00 M.
IncludedBoxlunchPrivate TransportationProfessional Guide
Not Included• Chonta´s condor observation circuit ticket5 Star AccommodationAirplane TransportalmuerzoBox breafastBox breakfastBreakfastChonta´s condor observation circuit ticketDeparture TaxesPersonal GuideSnacks
4:30 AM: Departure
6:30 AM: The adventure begin
11:00 AM: Return
Bird List of Cusco Endemic
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