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Alvaro's Adventures Birding & Nature Tours

Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
+1 650-504-7779
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Galapagos and Andes with Alvaro's Adventures

I have known Alvaro for a long time, and when we heard he was doing this trip, we signed right up... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Laurie G
South San Francisco, California
Trip of a lifetime to the fabled Galapagos Islands

Since 2013, I have taken a number of trips with Alvaro's Adventures. All have been superb... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sharon H
Santa Cruz, California
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Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have known Alvaro for a long time, and when we heard he was doing this trip, we signed right up! Great boat, great crew, great National Park Guide, great companions, wonderful weather, fantastic animals, and BIRDS!!!! I think we saw almost all of them,...More

Thank Laurie G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since 2013, I have taken a number of trips with Alvaro's Adventures. All have been superb - beautifully organized & run, always with excellent and personable local assistant guides, and to wonderful destinations. And Alvaro himself, with his wonderful sense of humor and love of...More

1  Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just returned from a Galapagos Islands birding trip with Alvaro's Adventures. Over 9 days we visited 7 different islands by boat and saw about 75 different species of birds, plus varied Galapagos tortoises, lava lizards, marine iguanas, land iguanas, and went snorkeling with green...More

1  Thank Chris P
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

As a avid birder in both North and South America, I am always looking for new and unique ways to find birds. Alvaro's Adventures offers just the ticket. Pelagic tours on the East Coast of the US require as many as 8 hours in order...More

1  Thank carmelouruguay
Reviewed 21 August 2016

My husband and I joined Alvaro for a pelagic birdwatching trip from Half Moon Bay, CA. So many good things to day not sure where to start! The boat was excellent. Clean, well maintained, comfortable. The Captain and crew top notch professionals who know how...More

1  Thank Helen B
Reviewed 18 June 2016

I booked a birding tour with Alvaro and was greatly looking forward to seeing some US seabirds. Unfortunately I had to postpone my travel plans and asked if I could have a refund. I was not expecting a full refund but that's what I've just...More

Thank BukobaSteve
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

Went out with Alvaro to the Farallon Islands from Half Moon Bay. What a lovely guy and a enthusiastic and knowledgeable guide. The information, tips and likely sightings provided beforehand were really helpful. Had a fantastic day and saw loads of birds that the average...More

Thank StandonZanzibar
Reviewed 23 July 2015

I have on a few trips with Alvaro He is an excellent leader I went on 2 pelagic birding trips in the past I am schedule to go again this sunday

Thank allan1818
Reviewed 18 March 2015

So far, I have been on 2 of Alvaro's tours: (1) a one-day boat tour out to the Farallon Islands, and (2) a 4-day trip to Easter Island ("Birding the Navel of the World"). I was originally referred to Alvaro by my tattooist (an avid...More

2  Thank DrKimSF
Reviewed 7 May 2013

We had a wonderful adventure with Alvaro's Adventures. The name of the trip we took is Birds and Wine of Chile and Argentina, plus Easter Island. The two guides were so knowledgeable about the birds we saw and they knew right where to take us...More

3  Thank M-Birder
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