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Ecuador Birding Destinations

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Ecuador is high on the bucket list of many birders.  The birding is great and the scenery can take your breath away.   It is THE place to see hummingbirds.


San Jorge ~ The Magic Birding Circuit
Cheryl Korowotny
Km 4, Antiqua Via Cotocollao a Nono
Quito, Ecuador
South America
877 565 2596 toll free USA & Canada
[email protected]
Magic Birding Circuit of Ecuador- San Jorge Eco-Lodges & Botanical Reserves owns 4 private birding reserves and 3 beautiful lodges at the reserves. Our tours offer over 1,000 possible species and 60 varieties of Hummingbirds. Visit San Jorge Botanical Reserve (High Barren Plains/Highland Rain Forest – Quito Foothills), San Jorge de Tandayapa Hummingbird Sanctuary (Cloud Forest), San Jorge de Milpe Orchid & Bird Reserve, (Subtropical Rainforest), San Jorge de Cosanga-Yanayacu Bird/Wildlife Reserve (Eastern Slope), adjoining Antizana NP. NEW!! San Jorge de Tandayapa Eco-Lodge has recently opened in January 2009! Visit San Jorge de Milpe Eco-Lodge with pristine birding trails, cascading waterfalls.

Andean Birding
Charlie Vogt
Salazar Gomez E14-82
Quito, Pichincha
Phone:  59399-418-4592
Fax: 5932-224-4426

Andean Birding is a birdwatching and ecotour company that provides top bird guides, customized itineraries and dependable logistics for your visit to the Andes, Amazon and Galapagos in Ecuador and Peru. In addition, we conduct bird conservation and ornithological research. Andean Birding is based in Quito, Ecuador; a spectacular country with a birdlist of 1680 and has the highest concentration of bird species in the world. Our popular tours include 11 day Amazon to Andes, 14 day East and West Slope, Antisana day tour. We are committed to providing you with the best birding experience possible; and, we deliver the birds!

About the Author

Sam Crowe

Sam is the founder of He has been birding for over 30 years and has a world list of over 2000 species. He has served as treasurer of the Texas Ornithological Society, Sanctuary Chair of Dallas Audubon, Editor of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology's "All About Birds" web site and as a contributing editor for Birding Business magazine. Many of his photographs and videos can be found on the site.

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