BIRDWATCHING - MAMBUCABA
The countryside of Mambucaba is the refugie of the famous and endemic Black-hooded Antwren (Formicivora erythronotos) and many other birds so it is considered a hotspot for Birdwatching thakns to the Serra da Bocaina National Park. The access to the region is at the border of Paraty and Angra dos Reis, from there there is a dirt road.
✔ All year round. Spring is the best time of the year to see birds. Rainy and windy day are not recommended.
WHO CAN AND MUST:
✔ Recommended for nature lovers specialy those how are interested in birdwatching
✔ No experience is requerided.
✔ For the under 18, they need to bring an authorization signed by the legal guardian. Please request form.
ROUTE AND DURATION:
✔ The tour takes about 4 hours and goes on roadside and the valley, with small trails.
✔ The arear is the surroundings of the Serra da Bocaina National Park in the border of Paraty and Angra.
✔ Every day departing at 6am, with advance reservation.
✔ Birdwachting is good early in the morning 6am or late afternoon 3pm.
✔ For other departure schedules, simply contact us.
CAPACITY OF SERVICE:
✔ Minimum 2 people, smaller groups are better for the development of the tour.
✔ All tours are accompanied and monitored by experienced tour guide.
✔ Birdwatching is safe, you can bring cameras and binoculars.
✔ DVD with the best shots of the tour.
✔ Transport from Paraty to Mambucaba and up on the valley.
✔ Experienced guides;
WHAT TO USE:
✔ Light and confortable clothes. We recommend clothes like green and brown color for camuflage, pants and long leeves shirt, closed shoes.
WHAT TO BRING:
✔ Camera with teleobjective lens or binoculars.
✔ Water, Sunscreen, insect repelent, towel, willingness and good mood!
✔ Birdwatching at Mambucaba - R$ 350 per person, minimum 2.