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Brazil's Atlantic Forest: Spectacular South American Birding Itinerary

Trip Description

Brief Itinerary

This trip is designed for the birder looking for another excellent South American birding opportunity, rich in endemics. Over an eleven-day trip, you can bird many of the key birding sites in the Atlantic Forest, including Itatiaia National Park (and several key habitats and sites there) and Uba Tuba (and several key birding sites nearby. Most trips find 260 to 280 species, including 95 Atlantic Forest specialties, with well- planned itineraries and top South American bird guides. Several local hotels cater to bird watchers to make the trip affordable and productive for birding.  Trips are offered throughout the year, as there is no rainy season here.


Day 1: Arrival into Rio de Janeiro

Day 2: Transfer to Itatiaia National Park

Day 3-5: Itatiaia National Park

Day 6: Early morning birding in the Itatiaia National Park and then transfer to Ubatuba

Day 7-9: Thee full days birding the Ubatuba area

Day 10: Early morning in Ubatuba area and afternoon transfer to Rio de Janeiro

Day 11: Flights home today


Extensions for this trip available

Detailed Itinerary

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