With about 1903 species, Colombia is the number one country in bird diversity in the world (with over 22% all bird species in the world!) Additionally, the country is number three in South America with almost 70 endemic species after Brazil and Peru respectively listing 203 and 105.Colombia is a paradise for birdwatchers with innumerable options in the cloud forest and páramos of the Andes or the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, the jungles of the Amazon and Chocó regions, the Eastern Plains, the lowlands of the Caribbean region, and the inter-Andean valleys.
In Sierra Nevada area alone, there are 345 species of birds. In Minca you have an opportunity to see some of the 162 species of these birds, such as Tucans, Macaws, up to 20 species of Hummingbirds, Sparrows, Flycatchers, Oropendolas, and many others.
We have a birdwatching tour that starts every day at 6am to 9:00 am. We can tailor your tour whether you are beginner, intermediate or advanced birdwatchers. This is your great opportunity to see the amazing diversity of birds in the Minca area.
Source: Travel Colombia
Prices: 3 hour tour is 40,000 pesos in Minca area. We do this tour with at least 2 people .
(We provide binoculars, guidebook and 35 years of Jungle Joe's birdwatching experience. Just bring your watchful eyes and prepare to be mesmerized by astonishing array of colors).
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