Kolibri Expeditions used to run pelagics from Lima until they were suspended in 2017. Now they are getting their own boat with a totally new strategy. The pelagics will run from Punta Lomas near Nazca, and marine wildlife and a whale watching operation is set up at the same time. You can support the project via a fundraiser or make bookings for future trips.
The birding world is changing. There is a revolution going on with more and more people becoming interesting in birds, but the new birders are not necessarily listers. This is an analysis what this means and how these changes have become a challange for bird tour operators as well as birding clubs.
October 2. Big Month Birding Peru, day 2. Manu road. Man, it was difficult to get up this morning! I set the alarm for 2:30 am, had a quick shower, and packed my small carry-on suitcase and my small backpack…
“When in Peru plan for things not to follow plan” – A Parrot without a Name.
A good days birding, but not how we had planned the first day of the BIG MONTH. Read more……
Are you planning a trip to Peru? Worried about el Niño. Will it affect the area where you are going? Here we present the best areas to visit not affected by El Niño. The flooding in the north, and the water shortage in Lima, destroyed bridges and general catastrophe has made news internationally, and obviously many people who planned to come to Peru are getting second thoughts. But it is still possible to do quality birding.
White-masked Antbird is near mythical. Formerly known only from one specimen and rediscovered a few years ago. Now it is available for birders only a hop away when birding in Northern Peru. This is how to do it yourself.
Kolibri Expeditions provides you with More Birds. We are Birding Peru and provide top quality Peru birdwatching tours to all corners of the country, for all pockets and for all people regardless of background, experience or favorite way to watch birds. Perhaps you are a hard core bird lister? Or are you interested in combining nature and birds with culture and cuisine or perhaps you enjoy bird photography worldwide.
YOU NEED A BIRDWATCHING HOLIDAY! I know what you think! You don’t have time for long overseas birding holidays! Yet, this time of year, when spring is still too long away, the dark gloomy days in the northern hemisphere are suffocating. You certainly wish you were somewhere else.
Gunnar Engblom first came to Peru 25 years ago. This calls for a celebration. In a series of posts Gunnar will share some memories and present different aspects of the tours we run in Peru. There is also a time limited 10% discount on our remaining tours in 2015.