2021:
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 March
2021 
13-20
Best Birding of Yucatan

Combine a visit to the Maya heritage of the Yucatan with the New 7 Wonder Chichen Itza as one of the highlights together with incredible birding, and delicious Mexican food. Birding highlights include Flamingos, Great Curassow, Occelated Turkey, Yucatan Jay and a number of other localized endemics. 
Take only 5 days off from work. 

21-28
Triunfo and Horned Guan

Once again we run our successful trip to Horned Guan, Pink-headed Warbler and Resplendent Quetzal with the famous Triunfo hike.

25-29
5 day Manu Road Birding and Photography

Our classic Manu road in 5 days. The fastest way to get the most important birds on Manu road and good photography at feeding stations, including a lek (display area) of Andean Cock-of-the-Rock. Can be combined with Machu Picchu and Abra Malaga before. 

 
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 April
2021 
5-9
Carpish, Unchog and Junin Lake 5 days.

Our short Junin, Carpish and Unchog trip targeting Junin Grebe, Golden-backed Mountain-Tanager and many more. Can be combined with the short Satipo road that follows.

10-14
Satipo Road and Colibri Cloud Forest - Short 5 Day Tour

Targeting Cloud-forest Screech-Owl near la Merced and many undescribed and new species in the Satipo road area.

19-23
5 day Manu Road Birding and Photography

Megadiverse Manu road with hummingbird feeders and fruitfeeders for tanagers in 5 days. Most endemic and special species along the route are also covered. Andean Cock of the Rock very close for photography. 

24-28
Machu Picchu and Abra Malaga - Birding program

BIrding focused 5 day tour with our new program covering Abra Malaga, Machu Picchu, Laguna Huaypo, Ensifera Camp feeders and Salcantay road for Apurimac endemics. COVID-19 Replacement tour.  Manu road 5 days runs just before this tour and the two tours can be taken back to back.

 
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 May
2021 
5-9
Marvelous Spatuletail, 40 hummingbirds and Long-whiskered Owlet.

Special photography departure for Long-whiskered Owlet and Marvelous Spatuletail and many other birds. Lots of hummingbird feeders and an array of colorful tanagers. Start in Jaen and ends in Tarapoto. Flight from Lima leaves at 5.50 AM. 

10-19
Butterfly watching Satipo

New Departure.  

Trip postponed from April 2020. If you love butterflies and moths, and don't worry to much about comfort, then this trip is for you. The birding is also very good - especially on Satipo road.

Your guides know both butterfiles, moths and birds. 

22
Cusco/Ollantaytambo birding day trip: Abra Malaga

Start in Cusco when first flight from Lima arrives. Specific focus on hummingbirds such as Scaled Metaltail, Andean Hillstar and White-tufted Sunbeam on this pre day tour before Manu road. 

23-27
5 day Manu Road Birding and Photography

For The Hummingbird lover. This departure date has been commsioned by a hummingbird aficionado, so a focus on the trip will be to get as many hummingbirds as possible. Having said that, the itinerary is very varied and ample time will be set off for the other good looking birds in the itinerary. It is very photography firendly. It is open for other birders/bird photographers to join. 
If you are interested in humminbirds there will be a day in Lima on July 3 looking for hummers and other endemics on the Santa Eulalia Canyon road and a very early flight to Cusco to look for hummingbirds on the Abra Malaga road in Cusco the next day. Also on July 11, there will be a day trip to Ticlio/Marcapomacocha area.

29
Lima days: Daytrip to Ticlio and Marcopomacocha area

Prime target this day is Diademed Sandpiper-Plover, but also White-bellied Cinclodes, and other good birds include Black-breasted Hillstar, Olivaceous Thornbill, Dark-winged Miner and Giant Coot. 

30
Lima days: Daytrip to Santa Eulalia Canyon

Special focus on hummingbirds such as Peruvian Sheertail, Oasis Hummingbird, Bronze-tailed Comet, Giant Hummingbird and Black Metaltail.
Also Andean Condor, Great Inca-Finch, Peruvian Pygmy-Owl, Black-necked Woodpecker, Rusty-bellied Brush-Finch and many more. 

 
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 June
2021 
5-14
North Peru getaway (10 days) featuring White-winged Guan and Marvelous Spatuletail

Two options. Either this 10 day trip or the 5 day trip below, depending on how much time you have got. The 5 day trip meets up with the 10 day trip in Jaen. 
Either option is confirmed. 

15-18
Scarlet-banded Barbet extension

Peru's newest birding hotspot with localized and recently described Scarlet-banded Barbet and Cordillera Azul Antbird. Both endemics of course.  Join us on the 5 day Marvelous Spatuletail and Long-whiskered Owlet tour

19-23
Marvelous Spatuletail, 40 hummingbirds and Long-whiskered Owlet.

Long-whiskered Owlet and Marvelous Spatuletail are the main targets of this short 5 day trip, that can easily be combined with our 5 day Scarlet-banded Barbet tour.

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


 July
2021 
1-5
Birding Tumbes and North Peru pelagic

One of Peru's best kept secrets. Lush semi-deciduous forest with many regional endemic birds, shared with Ecuador, but the habitat in Ecuador is only fragments compared to this. 

3
Lima days: Daytrip to Santa Eulalia Canyon

Search for all the hummingbirds and endemics in the Santa Eulalia Canyon during this day trip. 

21-25
Marvelous Spatuletail, 40 hummingbirds and Long-whiskered Owlet.

If 10 days in North Peru is too much, this is a compromise. Start in Jaen either in the afternoon of the 20th, or morning the 21st of July, and end in Tarapoto on the 25th afternoon-evening to fly to Lima, or the next day continuing birding at the ACONABIKH reserve and then flight in the afternoon to Iquitos for our ExplorNapo and white Sand forest program, or fly back to Lima.

25-Aug 11
Complete Central Peru

The complete Central Peru program covers all the endemics en route and several undescribed species including Golden-backed Mountain Tanager, Diademed Sandpiper-Plover and White-cheeked Cotinga. 

 
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 August
2021 
12-17
5 days Birding Canopy walkway, river islands and white sand forest.

This departure will focus on the endemics and special birds. There shall be no overnight at Cumazeba and more time spent in Allpahuayo-Mishana reserve, but perhaps a half day tour to include Black-tailed Antbird and Zimmer's Woodcreeper. 
On August 18-20 there is a Muyuna Lodge extension. Price for this part TBA. 

12-17
5 days Birding Canopy walkway, river islands and white sand forest.

This departure will focus on the endemics and special birds. There shall be no overnight at Cumazeba and more time spent in Allpahuayo-Mishana reserve, but perhaps a half day tour to include Black-tailed Antbird and Zimmer's Woodcreeper. 
On August 18-20 there is a Muyuna Lodge extension. Price for this part TBA. 

21-30
North Peru getaway (10 days) featuring White-winged Guan and Marvelous Spatuletail

There is also a shorter version of this trip between Aug 21-25 starting in Jaen ending in Tarapoto. 

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


 September
2021 
11-12
Machu Picchu: Independant one day or two day trip

Bird photography program over two days. Possibly the Machu Picchu part on day one will be unguided if group size is small, but the second day is with guide searching for Bearded Mountaineer and visiting feeders at Ensifera camp. Also a visit at Laguna Huaypo as we return to Cusco in the evening. 

13-17
5 day Manu Road Birding and Photography

Our classic Manu road in 5 days. The fastest way to get the most important birds on Manu road and good photography at feeding stations. Can be combined with Machu Picchu and Abra Malaga afterwards. 

22-Oct 9
Complete Manu Birding Tour 18 days

Join us for the complete Manu tour. Now with an improved itinerary to get you a chance of all the special birds in SE Peru. Tiered pricing saves you money. 

 
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 October
2021 
13-30
Complete Manu Birding Tour 18 days

Join us for the complete Manu tour. Now with an improved itinerary to get you a chance of all the special birds in SE Peru. Tiered pricing saves you money. 

13-17
Marvelous Spatuletail, 40 hummingbirds and Long-whiskered Owlet.

This departure starts in Jaen on the 13th and is run reversed to the program on the website. The other passengers in the group are adding 3 days prior to the tour to bird Cajamarca-Leimebamba-Jaen. It is also possible to do a three day pretour before the Cajamarca-Jaen pretour Oct 10-12, from Chiclayo to Cajamarca which will include Chaparri, Tinajones, Puerto Eten and El Rafan for Peruvian Plantcutter and White-winged Guan between Oct 7-19.

Also, note that one could easily add birding in Tarapoto on Oct 18. There will be connection to Cusco for those who want to do Manu road right after (Oct 19-23). Two people are booked already for Manu road.   

17-21
Lowland SE Peru specialties at Los Amigos Research Center

The most impressive trail system and birding in the Peruvian Amazon. Special birds includ Black-faced Cotinga, Rufous-fronted Antthrush, Long-crested Pygmy-Tyrant and many more. Also, the cute Emperor Tamarin can be seen here, as there is a good population. Stay connected with WIFI at the lodge. 

21-25
Marvelous Spatuletail, 40 hummingbirds and Long-whiskered Owlet.

Long-whiskered Owlet and Marvelous Spatuletail are the main targets of this short 5 day trip, that can easily be combined with our 5 day Scarlet-banded Barbet tour.

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


 November
2021 
20-Dec 5
Northern Peru Complete Standard Birding Route in 16 days.

Our most complete North Peru trip with Marvelous Spatuletail and all the other endemics and special birds. Check out our tiered pricing for this tour. Something affordable for you, or maybe you want more comfort and you are willing to pay for it. 

 
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 December
2021 
4-5
Paracas two days with Pelagic

The pelagic will run south of Nazca on Dec 5. It is best to add a day after the pelagic to have enough time to get back to Lima. 

 
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