A 7-day tour to explore the Atlantic Forest that surronds the Serra dos Orgãos National Park, at Rio de Janeiro state. This tour includes the best hotposts of this region and offers great birding opportunies.
Starts and ends at Rio De Janeiro (GIG & SDU airport)
Best time: From March to November
Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights
Exclusive Birding Guide
Birding the best places of Rio de Janeiro forests
Endemic & Endangered Birds
Black and Gold Cotinga, Swallow-tailed Cotinga (except March to July), Grey-winged Cotinga, Shrike-like Cotinga, Three-toed Jacamar, Black-hooded Berryeater, Giant snipe, Itatiaia Spintail, Serra do Mar Tyrannulet, Large-tailed Antshrike, Bay-chested Warbling Finch, Restinga Antwren. Green-crowned Plovercrest, Planalto Hermit, White-throated Hummingbird, Sapphire-spangled Emerald, Amethyst Woodstar, ...White Woodpecker, Yellow-browed Woodpecker, Black-billed Scythebill, White-tailed Hawk, Laughing Falcon, Aplomado Falcon, Bat Falcon, Red-legged Seriema, Blue-winged Macaw, Blue-winged Parrotlet, White-eared Puffbird, Crescent-chested Puffbird, Black-necked Aracari, White Woodpecker. Large-tailed Antshrike, Giant Antshrike, Band-tailed Hornero, Rufous-backed Antvireo, Orange-eyed Thornbird, Ochre-faced Tody-Flycatcher, Streamer-tailed Tyrant, Yellow-browed Tyrant, Long-tailed Tyrant, Curl-crested Jay, Hooded Siskin, Hooded Tanager, Gilt-edged Tanager, Diademed Tanager and many other tanagers.
Owling can offer: Tropical Screech-Owl, Tawny-browed Owl, Barn Owl and others.
Mammals includes: Golden-lion Tamarin, Black-tufted Marmoset, Brown Howler Monkey, Three-toed Sloth, Big-eared Opossum, Capybara and others.
Guapiaçu - REGUA Lodge
Back to Rio de Janeiro
The tour includes Restinga hotspots
Possibilty of 1-night extension to observe the endangered Golden-lion Tamarins.
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