Macaw Conservation Field Trip in Puerto Vallarta
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.
This tour is seasonal and runs
October through March only.
Pickup Times &
Duration: 6 Hours
transportation, expert birding bilingual guide,
conservation fee for Military Macaw Sanctuary,
check list and field guides, continental
breakfast (coffee, sweet rolls, some fruit,
juice, bottled water and granola bar), snacks
(Guacamole or quesadillas), travel insurance
- Insect Repellent
- Good All-Terrain Shoes
- Shade Hat
- Sweater or Light Jacket
Departs From: Marina Vallarta and Puerto
Vallarta. Directions will be provided with
Kids: All Ages Welcome.
PARROT WATCHING (ADULTS)
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 Discount Card with your reservation!
There is a 2 person minimum for this