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Spectacular Brazil Birding: Atlantic Forest with Intervales

Trip Description

Brief Itinerary

This trip is designed for the birder looking for another excellent South American birding opportunity, rich in endemics. Over a fourteen-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: Early AM Arrivals into Rio de Janeiro; Transfer to Itatiaia National Park

Days 2–4: Itatiaia National Park

Day 5: Early Morning Birding in the Itatiaia National Park; Mid-Day Transfer to Perequê

Day 6: AM Birding in Perequê; PM Transfer to Ubatuba

Days 7–8: Two Full Days Birding in the Ubatuba area

Day 9: Early morning in Ubatuba Area; Afternoon Transfer to Campos do Jordao

Day 10: Early Morning in the Campos de Jordao area; Transfer to Fazenda Intervales

Day 11: Full day at Intervales National Park (higher elevations)

Day 12: Full day at Intervales National Park

Day 13: Final morning in Intervales National Park; PM transfer to São Paulo

Day 14: Departures from São Paulo


Extensions for this trip available

Detailed Itinerary

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