Birdwatching Chile Tour from the Andes to the Coast
A 4-day birding Chile tour which is moderately paced available on request in Santiago which is a modern, cosmopolitan city and a starting point for those who want to travel through Chile. It is located in the central valley of the country, on the east, it is flanked by the imposing high Andes and to the west the mountain of the coast.
Only 120 kilometres from this city it is possible to reach the Pacific Ocean and navigate the rich Humboldt Current. The natural areas near Santiago are considered the hot spot of high biodiversity, in them, it is possible to experience birding in chile for several of the endemic birds and other specialists of central Chile. On this trip, we will travel immersed in the high Andes mountains and sail to observe large Albatross.
In this birding Chile tour, Our birding won't be limited to these endemics; we'll also look for Striped Woodpeckers, Chilean Flickers, Austral Pygmy-owls, Giant Hummingbirds, White-sided Hillstars, Creamy-rumped Miners, Black-fronted Ground-tyrants, Greater Yellow-finch, Magellanic Tapaculos, Scale-throated Earthcreepers, Andean Condors, and Mountain Car.
The small Humboldt and Magellanic Penguins, Red-legged and Guanay Cormorants, Peruvian Booby, Chilean Skua, and Inca Tern are among the other maritime species. During migration, large flocks of migrants such as Franklin's Gull, Red Phalarope, South American Tern, and Grey Gull may be seen.
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Alternative Tour Name: Birding from the high Andes to the sea