Amazon Birdwatching Tour 2023-10-27T13:56:48+00:00

Peru Amazon Rainforest Birdwatching Tour 10 days / 9 nights

Total Land cost: USD $1,400 per person

Ultimate Amazon Birdwatching Adventure: 10 Days of Avian Wonders

Prepare to embark on the birdwatching journey of a lifetime, deep in the heart of the Amazon rainforest near Iquitos. Our 10-day birdwatching tour is a mesmerizing immersion into the world of avian wonders, where you’ll discover the true meaning of biodiversity.

Nestled within the conservation reserve, our tour unveils the rich tapestry of the lowland rainforest. With over 600 different species of birds soaring through the treetops and gracing the skies, this is a paradise for bird enthusiasts. Led by our exceptional private guides, you’ll witness the astonishing diversity of avian life, sometimes counting as many as 262 different species in a single day.

Our itinerary is meticulously designed for birding enthusiasts, ensuring every moment is a potential sighting. Whether you’re a seasoned birder or a novice, our customizable excursions cater to your preferences, allowing you to capture that perfect shot or savor each unique bird’s song.

We recommend the full 10 days and 9 nights for the most comprehensive experience, but we understand that time is a precious resource. That’s why we offer the flexibility of shorter or longer trips to suit your schedule.

Our package is all-inclusive, covering every aspect of your Amazon adventure. From transfers to lodging, meals, private guides, customized excursions, and even essential gear like jungle boots, we’ve got you covered. Your journey with us also contributes to the conservation efforts of this remarkable region, as our package includes entrance fees, conservation fees, port taxes, and more.

Join us for the ultimate Amazon birdwatching adventure, where every day is a celebration of avian diversity, every sight is a revelation, and every moment is an opportunity to connect with the wild heart of the jungle. Book your birdwatching tour with us, and let the Amazon’s feathered wonders take flight before your eyes.

Optional expenses only: cola or beer drinks, souvenirs, tips, and laundry


Day 1 (trip starts after the arrival of people better in the morning )

If the airport: we pick you up from the airport and when the trip finishes we leave you in your preference hotel or in the airport

If hotel: please let us know the address for where to pick you up. also we recommend such a good hotels

Afternoon birding in The Allpahuayo Mishana National Reserve, a unique sagebrush varillal forest on white sand that is home to several species of birds known only from this forest, including the Ancient Antwren, Mishana Tyrannulet, Allpahuayo Antbird, Northern Chestnut=tailed Antbird, Pompadour Cotinga, and Saffron-crested Tyrant Manakin.

Evening room in Iquitos
Lunch, Dinner

Day 2

From Iquitos / Reserve

Morning at 9:pm departure to Yarapa Reserve by bus to Nauta port
Afternoon speedboat to the Capibara Eco lodge
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3

At the Capibara Eco lodge

Full day birding near the mouth of the Yarapa, a great place for sandpipers, herons, terns, skimmers, stilts, plovers and others. Evening looking for nocturnally active species along the river

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4

At the Capibara Eco lodge

Morning in varzea ecosystem, afternoon in secondary growth habitats around the villages

Breakfast, Lunch, dinner

Day 5

Morning in tahuampa ecosystem (flooded forest; afternoon birding in cocha ( lake).

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6

Full day birding in terra firme forest (yarina)

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7

At Amazon Research Area in Yarapa Reserve.

Early morning birding in Yanayacu stream, then continue birding up the yanayacu River to the remote research Area of the Reserve

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8

Morning birding in high and low restinga forest, and palm swamp forest

Afternoon birding in Dolphin Lake

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9

Full day birding on different Lakes

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 10

Morning return to the main lodge
Afternoon boat to Iquitos
Transfer to airport or hotel
Breakfast, Lunch


star rating  We are back in the Netherlands after a very nice trip through Peru. As part of this trip, we spent five days in the jungle in the Pacaya Samiria nature... read more

Eugene Simkens
January 1, 2020

star rating  Edgar was my Jungle guide and was extremely friendly, knowledgable, flexible , insightful and professional.
We saw amazing things and he enabled me to interact with the jungle in an... read more

November 15, 2019

star rating  We spend 4 days and 3 nights with our local guide Edgar, and he is definitely a professional! We feel so lucky to have him in our trip, he knows... read more

Tia D
February 1, 2020

star rating  Edgar is a wonderful tour guide and incredibly knowledgable. He was able to show us so much wildlife and teach us a bit about the jungle. I also was really... read more

November 3, 2021

star rating   Me and my friends did a 3 day jungle walk and camping with Edgar. All of that trip was absolutely amazing and i can highly recommend the adventure! It can... read more

January 27, 2020

star rating  Edgar was our tour guide during a 4-day trip to Pacaya Samiria which we booked via AmazonExperience. It was a once-in-a-lifetime experience and we would highly recommend Edgar to anyone... read more

January 27, 2020

star rating   Me and my friends did a 3 day jungle walk and camping with Edgar. All of that trip was absolutely amazing and i can highly recommend the adventure! It can... read more

Veneti G
December 1, 2019

star rating  In June, we stayed at Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge with Edgar as our guide on a 3 day jungle expedition. Edgar was knowledgeable, friendly, and welcoming from the time he picked... read more

January 27, 2020

star rating  I want to recommend everyone of Edgar's teips to the jungle. we went for a 3 days. everything was very organized.the food was really delicious. he showed us all the... read more

June 4, 2020