12 DAY TRIP BROWNSBERG AND RALEIGHFALLS

SUMMARY

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Guide: Otte Ottema (English/French/German speaking ornithologist).
Date : at your own choice

2 persons : €4,300 Euro per person
4 & 5 persons : €2,750 Euro per person
6 - 8 persons : €2,200 Euro per person

Prices are subject to change and on an "All In" basis. Everything mentioned in the itinerary is covered including transportation from the international airport at Zanderij and back. Alcoholic drinks are not included and single rooms can not be guaranteed.

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BIRDING SPOTS TO VISIT

ITINERARY

  • Day 1

    Paramaribo - Overbridge

    Arrival at Paramaribo International Airport - Transfer to Overbridge.
  • Day 2

    Overbridge

    Morning bird watching in Overbridge and forest; afternoon Savanna near Powakka (Pale-bellied Mourner).
  • Day 3

    Overbridge - Brownsberg

    Depart Overbridge 5:00, breakfast in bus; morning bird watching in Savanna near Phedra (Bronzy Jacamar, Black Manakin, Saffron-crested Tyrant-Manakin). Transfer to Brownsberg, lunch in bus.
  • Day 4+5

    Brownsberg

    Bird watching at plateau Brownsberg (Grey-winged Trumpeter, Red-and-Black Grosbeak).
  • Day 6

    Brownsberg - Raleighfalls

    Morning bird watching, 10:00 transfer to airstrip Zorg en Hoop, lunch in bus; 14:00 departure, arrive Foengoe Island 15:00. Late afternoon bird watching at airstrip.
  • Day 7

    Raleighfalls (Foengoe Island)

    6:30 Morning bird watching airstrip (Toucans, Macaws, & Piping Guan), 9:00 breakfast, bird watching around Foengoe.
  • Day 8

    Raleighfalls (Research Station)

    6:30 Breakfast, 7:30 hike to research station, lunch there at 13:30. Afternoon Cock-of-the-Rock lek, breeding period. Night in Hammock camp research station.
  • Day 9

    Raleighfalls (Voltzberg)

    4:30 Breakfast, 5:00 hike to Voltzberg, sunrise on the mountain, rare swifts & Cliff Flycatcher. Afternoon bird watching in surroundings.
  • Day 10

    Raleighfalls (Foengoe Island)

    Morning bird watching 2nd plateau, afternoon hike to Foengoe island.
  • Day 11

    Raleighfalls - Paramaribo

    Morning bird watching on Foengoe island. Afternoon flight to Paramaribo, overnight in hotel.
  • Day 12

    Paramaribo - Departure

    Breakfast in hotel. Depart 7:00 for Peperpot (Blood-colored Woodpecker & Arrowhead Piculet), Weg naar Zee (Rufous Crab Hawk), lunch in bus. Depart Suriname in afternoon.
[photos ©] Ornate Hawk-Eagle by Nobuhisa Takano]
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