What makes this trip special?
World's tallest waterfall - nearly
One of the most beautiful hummingbirds in the world
- Day Overnight
- For the detail of each day click the ‘Day-by-day’ tab above.
Day-by-day itinerary for 'Birds and Culture in North East Peru'
Fly to Jaen - transfer to Gocta
Birdwatching at Huembo - Marvellous Spatuletail
Birdwatching at Abra Patricia-Alto Nieva - Long-whiskered Owlet trail
Birdwatching at Llanteria en route to Chachapoyas
Revash and Leymebamba mummies
Guide prices for 'Birds and Culture in North East Peru'
This tour starts and ends in Lima. It does not include accommodation in Lima. We can arrange this if you required.
|7 nights, based on two participants
||2 people sharing double or twin rooms
|7 nights, based on three participants
||3 people sharing triple rooms
|7 nights, based on four participants
||4 people sharing 2 double or twin rooms
|6 nights, based on two participants
||2 people sharing double or twin
|6 nights, based on three participants
||3 people sharing triple rooms
|6 nights, based on four participants
||4 people sharing 2 double or twin
Prices are per person and include:
- all travel from Lima
- meals as indicated (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
- domestic flights: Lima - Jaen return
- 7 nights accommodation
- airport transfers from/to Jaen on Days 1 and 8 are with a Spanish speaking driver only
- private services of a specialist English speaking local bird guide on three days (Days 3,4,5)
- private services of an English speaking general guide on three days (Days 2,6,7)
- all excursions and entry fees.
Prices do not include:
- international flights
- items of a personal nature such as drinks, tips, laundry, etc
- any optional excursions you may buy locally
- travel insurance
- airport and departure taxes if these are not included in the flight ticket
- accommodation in Lima
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'Birds and Culture in North East Peru'
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Seasonal information for 'Birds and Culture in North East Peru'
Along this route in January
Typical weather for January
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Hotels for 'Birds and Culture in North East Peru'
Days 1 - 2
An attractive, good quality, country lodge set in the Cocachimba Valley about 40km from Chachapoyas at the start of the trail leading to the Gocta Falls. The lodge has 8 rooms and 2 suites, all with a view of the Gocta waterfall from their balcony or terrace. The lodge has a restaurant, an attractive terrace and a swimming pool with loungers which also has views of Gocta waterfall. Local excursions are available from the hotel.
Owlet Lodge (EBLB Estacion Biologica Lechucita Bigotona)
Days 5 - 7
Casa Hacienda Achamaqui
The hotel is located in a colonial style hacienda set in beautiful countryside, only 20 minutes from Chachapoyas town centre. The hotel has 21 rooms ranging from Traditional rooms to Junior suites set around a central patio garden. The restaurant serves a good breakfast buffet and a varied menu for lunch and dinner while on Sundays the hotel organises barbecues. Hotel facilities include a large outdoor swimming pool and an internet centre. It is 2.6km from San Antonio Private reserve and has an on-site birding trail, mountain views.