Spend a full day touring Lake Huacarpay, Manu Park road and Tambomachay while you delight in seeing the region’s most beautiful birds first-hand. A memorable day of bird watching in Peru!
Number of Travelers
Price Per Person
1 - 1
5 or more
Birding Day Tour from Cusco (Full Day)
Observe beautiful birds
Manu Park biosphere reserve
Tambomachay archaeological site
Spend the day visiting Lake Huacarpay, the first part of Manu Park road and Tambomachay, an archaeological site. Your expert guide will show you the region’s most beautiful birds, and will provide valuable information for all levels of birders. This is the perfect day tour from Cusco to acclimate to the Andes.
While on this tour, you will be able to observe several magnificent birds including 4 local species. These include:
You will also see the Streaked-Fronted Thornbird, the Cinnamon Teal, the Plumbeous Rail, the Puna Teal, the Giant Hummingbird, the Many-Colored Rush Tyrant, and so many others. With any luck, you might also get the chance to see the “Bobolink” and the “Blue-winged teal,” both of which are new to the Huacarpay area.
Tour guide with binoculars and a Swarovski spotting scope
Breakfast and a box lunch
Entrance fee to Tambomachay archaeological site
What to Bring
Aside from Binoculars and photo-equipment
A spotting scope, if you have one
Flashlight for night birding
Light day pack
Sunscreen and insect repellent
T-shirts and a long-sleeved shirt
Jeans or other cotton pants are comfortable, as well as quick-drying nylon ones
Sweater, jacket or fleece for night birding
Light, water-resistant jacket or poncho
Hiking boots or sturdy shoes
Water bottle/canteen or camel pack
Hat and sunglasses
Plastic bags for a camera, clothes, etc.
Personal toiletries (shampoo, towel, etc)
Converter /adapter for the electricity (Plugs are typically the 2-pronged flat type found in the US)
Please note that prices are based on tours booked at least 2 months in advance. If you’d like to book a tour within 2 months, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for updated pricing information.
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Cusco, Peru-13.531950, -71.967463
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