CARIBBEAN REGION OF COLOMBIA
Birdwatching in the Caribbean Region of Colombia, which includes the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, La Guajira, and the Serranía del Perijá, is a unique and enriching experience for several reasons:
The Caribbean Region of Colombia is a paradise for birdwatchers due to its impressive diversity of species. In the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta alone, more than 600 bird species have been recorded, many of which are endemic or hard to find elsewhere in the world. La Guajira and the Serranía del Perijá also host a wide variety of species, making it an ideal destination for bird enthusiasts.
Furthermore, this region offers diverse landscapes, including mountains, beaches, forests, wetlands, and deserts. This means that birdwatchers can enjoy a variety of landscapes while searching for birds. From the high peaks of the Sierra Nevada to the Caribbean coasts and the arid lands of La Guajira, each place offers unique birdwatching opportunities.
The Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta is known for being a biodiversity hotspot, with several endemic species not found anywhere else in the world. These species, such as the Santa Marta parakeet (Pyrrhura viridicata) and the Santa Marta brush-finch (Atlapetes melanocephalus), are true gems for birdwatchers. Additionally, the region is also home to rare and threatened species like the Santa Marta blossomcrown (Chaetocercus astreans) and the Andean condor (Vultur gryphus).
The Caribbean Region of Colombia is not only rich in biodiversity but also in culture and tradition. Local inhabitants, including the indigenous Wayúu communities, have a special relationship with birds and often have stories and myths involving these creatures. Birdwatching in this region provides an opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich local culture.
Furthermore, by birdwatching in this region, you also contribute to the conservation of these unique ecosystems and their inhabitants by raising awareness about the importance of protecting them. Many birds in the Caribbean Region of Colombia face threats such as habitat loss and poaching, and your visit can help promote sustainable practices and the conservation of these species.
Private transportation in 4x4 truck
Expert member of Ocampo Expeditions
Jungle, desert and coast
Bird watching and photography
All meals included according to itinerary
Excellent Condition. Feeders and in the jungle,
Medical insurance during the tour
Important note: The dollar values mentioned on this website are referential and correspond to the current conversion value of the Colombian peso (TRM). It is important to note that this conversion value (TRM) can fluctuate. Therefore, the amount expressed in Colombian pesos will always be considered the base. For the payment process in dollars, the TRM of the payment day must be used. All the information mentioned here appears in the PDF of the tour which you can download by clicking here.
Tour price applies when there is a minimum group size of 4 people. This means that for the tour to take place at the specified price, there must be at least 4 people in the group who are willing to participate in the tour together.
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List of items included:
Transportation throughout the tour.
Main meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) as stipulated in the itinerary.
Private transport. Includes 4x4 transportation if necessary.
Entrance fees to all reserves visited during the tour.
Professional guide expert in birds.
List of items not included:
International or domestic flights.
Laundry service. Personal hygiene items.
Medical expenses that are not covered by the travel insurance granted by us.
Activities not included in the itinerary.
Extensions in the trip due to events of force majeure or fortuitous event.
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED?
Photographs Of This Tour