Day Tour of Botanical Gardens and Macaw Preserve

Luis Morales - Birding San Pancho
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May 6, 2017

Enjoy a full day tour with gorgeous landscapes and a large diversity of tropical birds and fauna.

The 11 hour tour is presented in collaboration with Birding San Pancho. By joining the tour, you are supporting a local conservation area.

The day will begin at 6:00 am with a home made breakfast cooked with local ingredients + traditional and sustainable coffee from Capulin (does NOT include lunch, different options will be presented during the tour).

Your bilingual guide will take you through the Botanical Gardens and a visit to a community-based Military Macaw nesting area and conservation site.

Group size is a maximum of 8 and a minimum of 3. You will be provided the use of binoculars, spotting scope, reference books and a digital checklist via eBird.

Some of the possible bird sightings include Military Macaws, Lilac-crowned Parrots, Black-headed Siskins, Sparkling-tailed Hummingbirds, Magnificent Hummingbird, Painted Redstart, Yellow-breasted Chat, Green Jay, Black-throated Magpie Jay and San Blas Jays.

It is suggested that you wear Teva sandals or comfortable hiking shoes, long pants (preferred), light jacket, hat/cap, sunglasses, and bring insect repellent and sun-block.

Tour cost is 1900 pesos (or $100 US) per person. Ask about discounts for nationals, locals and neighbors. Overnight lodging is also available.

For reservations, visit Birding San Pancho. For questions and more information, email or telephone (322) 139-7242.

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