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DAY TOURS

Bogotá

Bogota Rail (Rallus semiplumbeus)

Endemic Eastern Andes - Endangered (EN) 

BIO REGIONS

Eastern Andes.

TOUR DATES

You Choose.

ACTIVITY LEVEL

Light - Moderate - Hardcore.

GROUP SIZE

Max. 8 participants.

DAY TOURS

In Bogotá D.C.

If you are visiting Bogotá for a couple of days and want to discover the winged beauties around the capital, this set of spectacular birding tours is perfect for you.

You can choose a wide variety of ecosystems to go birding like the cloud forest in Chicaque, high Andean forest, and páramos in Chingaza and Sumapaz, wetlands in La Florida, or Sub-Andean forests around the Tabacal Lagoon, always focusing on endemic birds, regional specialties and the most beautiful birds that you wouldn't belive live only a few kilometers from the Colombian capital.  

Tabacal Lagoon + Jardín Encantado.
La Florida Park + Jardín Encantado.
Chingaza National Park + Hummingbird Observatory.
Sumapaz National Park.
Monserrate + Quinta de Bolivar.
Chicaque Natural Park + Crazy Tree Hummingbird Feeders.
Go Birding Colombia, Day Tours Bogota.

Day tours and some target species:

(E) endemic, (NE) near-endemic, (NT) near threatened, (VU) vulnerable,

(EN) endangered, (CR) critically endangered.

- Chicaque Natural Park + Crazy Tree Hummingbird Feeders:

Black Inca (E), Golden-bellied Starfrontlet (NE), Moustached Brush-Finch (NE), Golden-fronted Whitestart (NE), Rufous-breasted Flycatcher (NE), Amethyst-throated Sunangel, Collared Inca, Rufous Spinetail, Brown-billed Scytebill, Strong-billed Woodcreeper, Pearled Treerunner, Flame-faced Tanager, Grass-green Tanager, Buff-breasted Mountain-Tanager.

 

- Chingaza National Park + Hummingbird Observatory:

Silvery throated Spinetail (E), Rufous-browed Conebill (NE), Pale-bellied Tapaculo (NE), Flame-winged Parakeet (E), Green-bearded Helmetcrest (E), Blue-throated Starfrontlet (NE), Coppery-bellied Puffleg (NE), Pale-naped Brush-Finch (NE), Sword-billed Hummingbird, Great Sapphirewing, White-chinned Thistletail, Hooded & Buff-breasted Mountain-Tanagers.

- Sumapaz National Park:

Green-bearded Helmetcrest (E), Apolinar’s Wren (E), Silvery throated Spinetail (E), Bogota Rail (E), Andean Teal (NE), Bronze-tailed Thornbill (NE), Pale-bellied Tapaculo (NE), Rufous-browed Conebill (NE), Pale-naped Brush-Finch (NE), Black-chested Buzzard-Eagle, Noble Snipe, Northern Tawny Antpitta, Many-striped Canastero,  Red-rumped Bush-Tyrant.

- La Florida Wetland + Enchanted Garden:

Bogota Rail (E), Silvery-throated Spinetail (E), Rufous-browed Conebill (NE), Andean Siskin (NE), Spot-flanked Gallinule (E) subspecies, Yellow-hooded Blackbird (E) subspecies, Pied-billed Grebe, Noble Snipe, Apolinar’s Wren (E), Andean Duck, Sora, Greater and Lesser Yellowlegs, Subtropical Doradito.

- Tabacal Lagoon + Enchanted Garden:

Velvet-fronted Euphonia (E), Rusty-breasted Antpitta (E) subspecies, Grey-throated Warbler (NE), Black-headed Brushfinch (NE), Scrub Tanager (NE), Stripe-breasted Spinetail (NE), Rosy Thrush-Tanager, Indigo-capped Hummingbird (E), Shining-green Hummingbird (NE), Red-billed Emerald (NE),  Ruby-topaz Hummingbird.

- Monserrate + Quinta de Bolivar:

Blue-throated Starfrontlet (NE), Andean Siskin (NE), Shining Sunbeam, Glowing Puffleg, Sword-billed Hummingbird, Green-tailed Trainbearer, Black-tailed Trainbearer, Streak-throated Bush-Tyrant,

Included:

  • Biologists and bilingual professional guides.

  • Private transportation.

  • Pick up and drop you off at your hotel door. 

  • Lunch, snacks, and hydration throughout the tour.

  • All entrances fees.

  • Basic travel insurance.

Not Included:

  • Other travel expenses such as medical costs, optional excursions, beverages, tips, and expenses of a purely personal nature or arising from the delay or extension of a trip due to causes beyond our control.

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