Birds of Intag (2 days)

Watch endemic and the most representative birds of the cloud forests in the Chocó bioregion.
2days/1night
By Duration: 2 days        By Destination: Intag Valley        By Interest: Birdwatching, Flora & Fauna ||

Summary

 

Description: Before sunrise we will head to an area close to Lake Cuicocha to see the morning activity of some high altitude birds. Then we continue to the village of Azabi where we hike (~4 hours) through a cloud forest to see different species of hummingbirds, tanagers and manakins, amongst others. After lunch we continue our trip through the Intag Valley, seeing some types of flycatchers, birds of prey, toucans and others along the way. In the afternoon we will go to a place where the famous cock-of-the-rock can be seen, and a cave where we see the nocturnal oilbirds. We will stay the night in the village of Magdalena, and the next day (2) return to Otavalo, with various stops along the way to see more birds.

Difficulty: moderate

Total Duration: 2days/1night

Itinerary

 

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Included Services

Birding guide, private transport, food (1B, 1L, 1D), accommodation, entry fees

What to bring?

Mandatory: binoculars, sun protection, some fitness, water (1 litre), clothes and personal things for two days

Recommended: camera, bird identification books

Optional: rain coat

Prices

1

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2

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3-4

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5-10
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>10
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465 US$

275 US$

210 US$

 160 US$

145 US$

Prices are per person. Ecuadorian clients will be charged an additional 12% VAT.
Children under 2 years travel for free. Children 2-6 years pay half the price.

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