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The South Bay is an
astonishing area full of different species that you will want to
mark down on your checklist. This tour perfectly combines birdwatching of land and sea species in Puerto Vallarta.
First, we will stop at Los Arcos to admire magnificent frigate
birds, pelicans, blue-footed and brown boobies and other
seabirds that make Los Arcos their home. Then, we will stop to
enjoy a delicious continental breakfast before heading to our
second stop: The Military Macaws Sanctuary, where we will
witness the fruits of local initiatives that aim to preserve and
recover these beautiful, yet endangered species. Nest to nest,
we will spot different birds and dwell on the beautiful landscape while
we admire the colorful macaws.
This soft hike not only will allow you to capture beautiful pictures
of the birds, but you will also learn about the conservation
Lastly, we will stop at Las Juntas and Los Veranos, aiming to
spot forest birds like San Blas Jay, West Mexican Chachalaca,
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker, Citreoline Trogon and many more.
Before our tour comes to an end, we will sit down to count our
victories by filling in our checklists while we enjoy some
Sorry, this might be too early for
cruise ship schedules.
Runs: Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays at 6:30 AM. This tour is seasonal and runs from
October through July only.
Duration: 6 Hours Approximately.
Expert Birding Bilingual Guide
Conservation Fee for Military Macaw Sanctuary
Check List and Field Guides
- Insect Repellent
- Good All-Terrain Shoes
- Shade Hat
- Sweater or Light Jacket
Departs From: Marina Vallarta and Puerto
Vallarta. Exact Meeting Instructions Will Accompany Your Confirmation
Kids: Ages 8 and up. Kids same price as adults.
Restrictions: All participants must be able to walk on their own for short distances over natural or unpaved trails.
PARROT WATCHING (PER PERSON)
Our tours are open to
everyone - no matter what country you're from, hotel
guests, cruise ship passengers, residents, everyone! All
prices are in U.S. Dollars and include all taxes.
FREE WITH YOUR RESERVATION!
6:30 AM - Meet at Marina Vallarta
6:45 AM - Depart for the Sanctuary
9:00 AM - Arrive at the Sanctuary
12:00 PM - Depart for Puerto Vallarta
2:30 PM - Arrive at Puerto Vallarta
There is a 2 person minimum for this