2019:
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 January
2019 
17-21
Birding Tumbes and North Peru pelagic

Best time of year to bird Tumbes. Good chance of seeing Ochre-belled Dove, Black-and-White Tanager and displaying Royal Flycartcher. 

24-Feb 8
Northern Peru Complete Standard Birding Route in 16 days.

You want all the North Peru birds in a maximised program. This is the trip for you. From Chiclayo to Tarapoto.  It is possible to add Scarlet-banded Barbet or White-masked Antbird extension at the end.

26-Feb 2
Best Birding of Yucatan

Magic birding in the Yucatan in the heart of the Maya culture including a visit to New 7 Wonder - Chizen Itza, great food and spectacular birding. You only need to take 5 days off from work. Guide: David Bacab. 

 
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 February
2019 
2
Lima days: Lomas de Lachay and Paraiso Lagoon.

Perfect day tour for anyone visiting Lima with a Cruise ship!

2-9
Triunfo and Horned Guan

Our epic Triunfo, Mexico trip that you can fit in a week and see Resplendent Quetzal and Horn d Guan.

9-12
Scarlet-banded Barbet extension

With newly described Cordillera Azul Antbird.

13-17
Long-whiskered Owlet and Marvellous Spatuletail 5 day Get-away

The fastest way to see Marvelous Spatuletail. 

24-Mar 2
Winter Birding and Bird Photography in Japan

For the third year in a row, we are offering our successful Winter Hokkaido tour with Steller's Eagle, Red-crowned Crane, Blakiston's Fish-Owl and hot spring bathing Snow Monkeys.

 
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 March
2019 
3-9
Winter Birding and Bird Photography in Japan

We double with a second departure to Hokkaido. Post tour to Okinawa for four days. 

9-24
Northern Peru Complete Standard Birding Route in 16 days.

We repeat the 16 day Complete North Peru tour. Right now there is a Spectacled Bear visiting Chaparri and Marvelous Spatuletail is active at the display site. This is expected to last through March, so this is the last chance. 

16-20
Machu Picchu and Abra Malaga - Birding program

Classic must do in Peru.

25-28
Scarlet-banded Barbet extension

Scarlet-banded Barbet and the new Cordillera Azul Antbird.

26-30
Long-whiskered Owlet and Marvellous Spatuletail 5 day Get-away

Fastest way to see up to 40 species of hummingbirds. 

 
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 April
2019 
5-May 5
Lima days: El Olivar Park and Pantanos de Villa

Half day birding in Lima. 6.30 AM to 1 pm. 

15-19
Long-whiskered Owlet and Marvellous Spatuletail 5 day Get-away

A pre-Easter 5 day getaway, and the best time of the year to enjoy North Peru, and see some of the most sought after birds of Peru.

20-24
5 day Manu Road Birding and Photography

If you want to beat the rush to Manu Road this is absolutely the right time for the Manu Road experience.

25-29
Machu Picchu and Abra Malaga - Birding program

Enjoy Machu Picchu just after Easter. Experience Peru's culture and heritage and see some great birds before the tourist season starts.

 
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 May
2019 
1-6
Lowland SE Peru specialties at Los Amigos Research Center

It is the end of the rainy season and the start of the birding season in the Amazon Lowlands.

 
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 June
2019 
18-22
5 day Manu Road Birding and Photography

The people who are doing this trip are also doing a visit to Machu Picchu before the trip and adding a day in Lima after the trip. Ask us for details. kolibriexp@gmail.com

 
If you don't find a suitable trip, please contact us at kolibriexp@gmail.com


 July
2019 
4-7
Scarlet-banded Barbet extension

An extension to any of the popular north Peru tours, we take you to Plataforma to see the Scarlet-banded Barbet, the newly described Cordillera Azul Antbird and as yet undescribed new species of Woodcreeper.

8-23
Northern Peru Complete Standard Birding Route in 16 days.

This 16 day tour comprehensively covers all the best sites in north Peru, and can be combined with shorter trips to see the Scarlet-banded Barbet and newly described Cordillera Azul Antbird and to San Lorenzo to see the recently rediscovered White-masket Antbird.

14-18
Machu Picchu and Abra Malaga - Birding program

Birdphotography friendly bird tour which also includes a visit to the condors at Chonta. 

19-23
5 day Manu Road Birding and Photography

This year we include a stay at Villa Carmen, where there is an Amaonian Antpitta coming to handouts. 

19
Bird photography in Lima

Humboldt Penguin and Inca Tern are two of the more important photographic targets today. 

24-28
Lowland SE Peru specialties at Los Amigos Research Center

The best birding in Soiuthern Amazon with lots of wildlife, including  Emperor Tamarin. 

25-28
White-masked Antbird twitch at San Lorenzo

Recently the rare and little known White-masked Antbird has been found at San Lorenzo. Accessible by light aircraft from Yurimaguas, there are many rare species. including Black-necked Red-Cotinga and Black Bushbird.

29-31
Bird photography at Chuncho Macaw Lick and birding at Chuncho Lodge. 3 days.

Scarlet, Red and Green and Blue-and-Yellow Macaws all together. It is an amazing show. 

 
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 August
2019 
5-21
Complete Manu Birding Tour 17 days

One of the most popular longer tours we run where you can expect to check over 500 species.

 
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 September
2019 
27-Oct 31
BIG MONTH BIRDING PERU with Gunnar Engblom and special guests.

Once again we take the 1K challenge. The goal to record over 1000 species in one month. We have refined the program to make it more productive. Special guests will be announced later. There are three early bird spots for the full monty. $7500 for 35 days in the field and all flights and entrance fees are included. Regular price is $9500. 

 
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 October
2019 
1-16
Complete Manu Birding Tour 17 days

One of the most popular longer tours we run where you can expect to check over 500 species.

5-11
Jaguar Safari and Birding in Pantanal

We repeat our classic good value Pantanal trip with Jaguar and Hyacith Macaws. 

12-19
Bird Photography in South East Brazil 8 days

Focus on Humminbirds? One may leave Trilhas dos Tucanos after one night there and spend the last night at Intervales State Park in order to also get Purple-crowned Plovercrest.  Birding is also very good at Intervales, with several species not available at Trilhas dos Tucanos. 

 
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 December
2019 
21-31
North Peru getaway (10 days) featuring White-winged Guan and Marvelous Spatuletail

Escape the holiday frenzy and do some relaxing birdwatching instead in North Peru with Spectacled Bear and Marvelous Spatuletail.  

 
If you don't find a suitable trip, please contact us at kolibriexp@gmail.com