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Hummingbird Observatory provided by Andes EcoTours

Hummingbird Observatory

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Overview
Just outside of Bogotá there is a hidden gem that will introduce you to 30+ birds found at higher altitudes in the Eastern Andes, including up to 18 different hummingbirds. Your English-speaking guide will help you learn to identify and distinguish between the different species while observing the feeders and walking along short nature trails.
Important Information
Departure Point
Movistar Arena, Dg. 61c #26-36, Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia
Duration
5h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Private transportation
  • Entrance fee
  • Binocular rental (upon request)
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Alvin154943 wrote a review Mar 2020
Vancouver, Canada13 contributions8 helpful votes
First we went for a short walk in the countryside just above the location of the feeders. Then we returned to the feeders and spent several hours observing the hummers. We saw a good variety of them, and the guide was very helpful with their identification, obviously possessing
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Date of experience: January 2020
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JOHN J wrote a review Apr 2019
Angus, United Kingdom36 contributions31 helpful votes
We went on the half-day tour to the Hummingbird Observatory with Chantelle and thoroughly enjoyed it. We arrived a little early at the Observatory so Chantelle took us on a birding walk along the track which was extremely productive. Chantelle is extremely pleasant, English
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Date of experience: March 2019
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SallyG000 wrote a review Jan 2019
South Yorkshire, United Kingdom19 contributions
Four of us did a 3 days, 2 nights trip starting and ending at Bogota, organised by Andes Eco- tours. It was fantastic! Our English -speaking guides were Andres and Celine, both of whom were knowledgeable, well-organised, and good company. We began with a visit to a hummingbird
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Date of experience: December 2018
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Roy F wrote a review Jun 2018
Rio Rico, Arizona5 contributions
We spent two great days of birdwatching with Chantelle. One was at a hummingbird observatory in the Andes east of Bogota at an elevation of over 10,000 feet, the other at a shade grown coffee plantation in a forest reserve west on Bogota in the Magdalana Valley at about 5000
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Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from Rykrot, Front Office Manager at Hummingbird Observatory
Responded 31 Jul 2018
Thanks for joining us for some unforgettable birdwatching around Bogotá! And you are right...whether you are a an experienced birdwatcher or just starting out, there are a lot of opportunities for experiencing nature around the city.
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Naomi D wrote a review May 2018
Bogota, Colombia53 contributions16 helpful votes
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I just loved my visit to the Hummingbird Observatory with Andes Ecotours. I don't know of any place near Bogotá where you can get as close to so many different species of hummingbird as you can here. We saw 12 different species and took some amazing photographs. I came away with
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Date of experience: February 2018
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Response from Rykrot, Front Office Manager at Hummingbird Observatory
Responded 31 Jul 2018
Thanks for joining us on the tour! Your phone pics taken through the binoculars were impressive. I've suggested it to a few people since then. We look forward to having you back with us soon!
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Once in a lifetime
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This tour experience was truly amazing. I highly recommend Mr.Andres and his team as they were very accommodating
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Great day tour from Bogotá
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Authentic, informative, and sincere
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Amazing and unique experience hiking through Chingaza
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Great trip!
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Nicocharvet
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Excellent tour
This tour was excellent. Camilo, the Andres Eco Tour guide is passionate about his job. It is fantastic to hear and
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Michal_Paprocki
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Perfect trek
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Best tour I’ve ever been on!!!
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  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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