SPRING, TIME FOR BIRDING
BIRDING TOUR IN TIERRA DEL FUEGO NATIONAL PARK
Birding tour to the Tierra del Fuego National Park where Giant Woodpeckers, Black-faced Ibis, Austral Pygmy Owls and other birds can be seen at the Southern Beech Forests the coastal areas offer also the birding of some seabirds like Kelp-Geese.
BIRDS: Great Grebe, Black-necked Swan, Kelp Goose, Ashy-headed Goose, Upland Goose, Flightless Steamer-Duck, Flying–Steamer Duck, Spectacled Duck, Andean Condor, Southern Caracara, Chimango Caracara, Southern Lapwing, Blackish Oystercatcher, Magellanic Oystercatcher, South American Snipe, Austral Parakeet, Austral Pygmy–Owl, Magellanic Woodpecker, Dar-bellied Cinclodes, Bar–winged Cinclodes, White-throated Treerunner, Thorn-tailed Rayadito, Magellanic Tapaculo, Fire-eyed Diucon, White-crested Elaenia, Tufted Tit-Tyrant, Chilean swallow, Austral Thrush, Austral Blackbird, Patagonian Sierra-Finch, Black-chinned Siskin, etc.
INCLUDES: Private Transport, Birding Guide ( scope and reference books)
DURATION: 8 hours.
DOES NOT INCLUDE: The National Park fee
BIRDING TOUR IN HIDDEN LAKE OR GARIBALDI PASS
The Lago Escondido Birding tour has been designed in focus on the High Andes vegetation, several species of birds can be seen. The highlight for is tour is White-bellied Seedsnipe. The box lunch is included. Total number of kilometers for this morning: 110. Duration: 8 hours.
We drive throw the National route N ° 3 to the East. We go out of the city and the landscape changes complete: ranges, valleys, peat bogs, beaver’s dams, forests of high deciduous beech (lengas), low deciduous beech (ñires) and evergreen beech (coihues) will surprise us. In The Garibaldi Pass (430 mts over the sea level), we hike up to passing the timberline. This is the ideal place to search the White-bellied Seedsnipe (habitat: 600 / 900 over see level).
Birds: kelp Goose, Upland Goose, Flightless Steamer-Duck, Flying Steamer-Duck, Crested Duck, Southern Wigeon, Turkey Vulture, Southern Caracara, White-throated Caracara, Chimango Caracara, Magellanic Oystercatcher, White-bellied Seedsnipe, Chilean Skua, Dolphin Gull, South American Tern, Oustalet΄s Cinclodes, Buff-winged Cinclodes, Thorn-tailed Rayadito, Ochre-naped Ground-Tyrant, Dark-faced Ground-Tyrant, White-crested Elaenia, Austral Thrush, Yellow-bridled Finch, Black-chinned Siskin, etc
INCLUDES: Private transport and Birding Guide)
DOES NOT INCLUDE:The National Park fee