Huacarpay RAMSAR Wetland
- 5:30 am to 10:00 am. / Minimun 02 people. Maximun 06 people.
Lagoons of extreme beauty surrounded by magical mountains and decorated by the presence of ducks, herons, tanagers, hummingbirds and other birds as striking as intriguing.
Who could imagine that at just 30 kilometers south of the Cusco city there is a set of Andean lagoons known as Huacarpay Wetland.
We will start the tour at 06:00 hrs picking you up from your hotel in the city of Cusco and we will go 30 km south of the city. Many species of birds reside in the area all year round, but depending on the time of the year we can also find migratory birds that visit us from the North and the Southother of America.
Upon our arrival we will go to the different strategic points during the next three hours to try to spot as many birds as possible
At the appropriate time we will start the return to the city of Cusco. Approximate arrival time to Cusco: 10:00 a.m. End of the tour.
Huacarpay Key species: Spotted Sanpiper, Andean Swift, Yellow-winged Blackbird, White-bellied Hummingbird, Yellow-billed Tit-tyrant, Tufted Tit-tyrant, Yellow billed pintail, Speckled Teal, Great Egret, Rusty-Fronted Canastero (E), Cattle Egret, Striated Heron, Baird’s Sandpiper
Departure TimeWe will start the tour at 05:30 AM.
Return TimeApproximately 10:00 AM.
IncludedPrivate TransportationProfessional GuideSnacks
Not Included• Chonta´s condor observation circuit ticket5 Star AccommodationAirplane TransportalmuerzoBox breafastBox breakfastBoxlunchBreakfastChonta´s condor observation circuit ticketDeparture TaxesPersonal Guide
6:00 AM: Departure
6:45 AM: The adventure begins
10:00 AM: Return
Bird List of Huacarpay
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