2017 NEW! - SAN JORGE DE SUMACO BAJO BIRD SANCTUARY
Photography by George Cruz: Harpy Eagle, Blue headed Parrot, Tawny bellied Owl, Dusky headed Parakeet
Wire tailed Manakin, San Jorge de Sumaco Bajo (Rio Tutapischco), Chestnut fronted Macaw, Harpy Eagle
San Jorge de Sumaco Bajo Bird Sanctuary – NEW 2017!
Lat.: -0.57283 Long.: -77.3436 Alt 450.4 mts
Altitude range: 450 to 600 mts. o.s.l.; 1485 to 1980 ft. o.s.l.
400 acres of Tropical Forest in Eastern Ecuador
A magnificent pristine prehistoric forest – to be used primarily for birdwatching and bird & wildlife photography.
Surrounded by several protected areas including the enormous Sumaco – Galeras National Park.
550 bird species are presently inventoried with an amazing collection of wild creatures and is situated in one of the most diverse climate steps in Ecuador.
This new private reserve offers beautiful crystal rivers, several streams, springs and a hilly area between the flat land thus providing a multitude of options for Ecuador birdwatching, bird and wildlife photography and natural history. It’s location is close to several bird hot spots with the perfect central area to develop great trips around the surroundings, such as Limoncocha, Payamino, Bigal River, Napo River, Parrot Leks, Napo Galeras and Sumaco roads.
The Magic Birding & Photography Circuit
SAN JORGE ECO-LODGES & BOTANICAL RESERVES
Located in Quito-Tandayapa-Milpe-Cosanga-Yanayacu-Estero Hondo-Sumaco Bajo
Ecuador – South America
(877) 565-2596 toll-free USA/Canada
San Jorge has been awarded the ‘Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence’ for the past 7 consecutive years!