Ecuador: Best of the South

September 26 – October 9, 2020
September 25 – October 8, 2021

From: Guayaquil, Ecuador
Participant Limit: 10
Activity Level: Moderate

Price: $4,999 per person

Double occupancy. Single supplement: $500
*Price Subject to Change for 2021*

This is a birding tour, designed to see as many bird species as possible, with special focus on specialty species.

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Our Southern Ecuador tour visits many well-known birding hotspots and lodges in the southern part of this incredible country. We will be visiting a variety of elevations and habitats which will lead to an impressive and diverse list of species. As we travel through this part of Ecuador, we will stay at some of the fantastic lodges run by the Jocotoco Foundation as well as other wonderful accommodations.

As we travel through this amazing region, we will be looking for many special species that call this area home. Highlights could include Horned Screamer, Pale-headed Brushfinch, Long-wattled and Amazonian Umbrellabirds, El Oro Parakeet, El Oro Tapaculo, Tumbes Swift, White-headed Brush-Finch, Tumbes Swallow, Watkin’s Antpitta, Henna-hooded and Rufous-necked Foliage-Gleaners, Gray-breasted Flycatcher, Jocotoco Antpitta, Marañon Thrush, Titlike Dacnis, Violet-throated Metaltail, Red-rumped Bush-Tyrant, Bar-winged and Stout-billed Cinclodes, Giant Conebill, and many more!

*** Note: This tour may be combined with our Northern Ecuador tour***

Trip Leaders

Rob Ripma


  • Lodging
  • Meals
  • Ground Transportation
  • Park Entrance Fees

Not Included

  • International Airfare
  • Passport and Visa Fees
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Personal Items
  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips

Tour Route

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