A birding tour designed to see the most amount of the Yucatan Peninsula’s endemic birds. Starting on a road that goes through ranches and low jungle where we will be able to find birds like the Yucatan Jay (Cyanocorax yucatanicus), the Black-throated Bobwhite (Colinus nigrogularis), the Orange Oriole (Icterus auratus), Gray-throated Chat (Granatellus sallaei), Yucatan Woodpecker (Melanerpes pygmaeus), Turquoise-browed Motmot (Eumomota superciliosa) among many other birds. After that, we’ll head to the north coast of the Yucatan state looking for specialties like the American Flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber), the Yucatan Wren (Campylorhynchus yucatanicus), the Mexican Sheartail (Doricha eliza) and the Yucatan Gnatcatcher (Polioptila albiventris).
Top Birds: Yucatan Jay, Black-throated Bobwhite, Orange Oriole, Gray-throated Chat, Yucatan Woodpecker, Yucatan Flycatcher, Yucatan Gnatcatcher, Turquoise-browed Motmot, American Flamingo, Yucatan Wren, Mexican Sheartail, Mangrove Vireo.
We will pick you up in one of our cars wherever you are staying in Merida at 6:00 am, take you to the birding place and after that return you to your accommodation site (around 12:00 noon). Our cars will always be clean before picking clients up.