South Peru - the Inca Empire, Mountains and Lowland Rainforests July 2020/2021
This is a classic tour of southern Peru, in which we sample a huge range of different habitats from coastal desert to high altitude desert to Andean cloudforest and steaming Amazonian lowlands – the richest biome on the planet for birds.
Northern Ecuador Birding Paradise - Hummingbird and Antpitta Extravaganza October 2020/2021
Ecuador has the highest bird species diversity per square kilometer on the planet and offers some of the best birding of South America. Due to the short distances to drive, good tourist infrastructure, and wonderful lodges and other facilities for birders, Ecuador is perhaps the obligatory destination on the continent!
Brazil: Cerrado Endemics, Brazilian Merganser, and Maned Wolf October 2020/2021
Many people know of the immense Brazilian Amazon with its astonishing biodiversity. But very few people are aware of the cerrado: a fascinating biome of vast grasslands, lightly wooded savannas, and ribbons of gallery forest growing along winding rivers. By birding this spectacular landscape we hope to encounter a large selection of its special avifauna.
Argentina: Northeast - Iberá Marshlands and Iguazú National Park October 2020/2021
The Iberá Marshlands, which is the largest wetland area in South America after the Pantanal in Brazil. Come and explore this captivating paradise, combined with the fascinating Iguazú Falls, close to the border of Brazil.
Argentina: Southern Patagonia - Los Glaciares National Park and Austral Rail November 2020/2021
This tour combines some of the most diverse birding areas of the Southern Cone in Argentina: Los Glaciares National Park and the vast steppes of southern Patagonia. The region hosts a wide diversity of habitats, all home to a wide diversity of birds.
Chile Mammal and Birding: Pumas in Torres del Paine, Southern Patagonia November 2020/2021
At the southern tip of Patagonia there is a vast territory crowned by the majestic Paine Massif with Its stunning granite “towers” and “horns”. This paradise is protected by the Torres del Paine National Park, “the jewel in the crown” of the Chilean national park system.