Enigmatic wildlife of the Neotropics

UNDER CONSTRUCTION – ONLINE END OF JANUARY 2022

A NW Ecuador tour in search for its astonishingly diverse bird- and wildlife. To name a few: Spectacled Bear, Banded Ground Cuckoo, Mountain Tapir, Toucan Barbet, Oncilla, Rainbow-bearded Thornbill, Mountain Coati, Ocellated Tapaculo, Olinguito, Buff-fronted Owl, Tayra, Peruvian Antpitta, Culpeo, Velvet-purple Coronet, Night Monkey & Scarlet-and-white Tanager.

The itinerary is built around watching Spectacled Bears ; the only bears found in South America where they occure in a narrow strip from W. Venezuela to the Andes of Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and northern Argentina.

Besides the bears we will also concentrate on two more enigmatic mammal species: Oncilla and Mountain Tapir