Parrots and Toucans! 8 days/7 nights

Trip description

This trip begins in São Paulo city, where we will drive to the Trilha dos Tucanos, one of the best places for bird photography in the Atlantic Forest plenty of toucans, toucanets, aracaris and tanagers. After that, we will move down to the coast for seeing the Red-tailed Parrots and some lowland Atlantic Forest endemics. Continuing our journey we will move southwards to the city of Pomerode, and after o morning of bird photography we will move to the highlands of Santa Catarina in the town of Urupema to meet one of the most spectacular nature events on earth: the large flocks of Red-spectacled and Vinaceous-breasted Parrots flying in the sky. A noise event!!! This is a great opportunity to see and photograph those wonderful species. The trip ends in the Florianópolis Airport.

Target Species

Red-spectacled Parrots, Vivacious-breasted Parrot, Red-tailed Parrot, Blue-bellied Parrot, Blue-winged Parrotlets, Plain Parakeet, Maroon-bellied Parakeets, Red-capped Parrot, Buff-bellied Puffbird, Channel-billed Toucan, Red-breasted Toucan, Spot-billed Toucanet, Saffron Toucanet, Azure jay, Golden-chevroned Tanager, Azure-shouldered Tanager, Green-headed Tanager, Black-backed Tanager, Chestnut-backed Tanager, Green Honeycreeper, Diademed Tanager, Hepatic Tanager, Blue-and-Yellow Tanager, Violacous Euphonia, Chestnut-bellied Euphonia, Thick-billed Saltator and much more!


  • Day 1: Guarulhos Airport to Trilha dos Tucanos;
  • Day 2: Birding at Trilha dos Tucanos;
  • Day 3: Trilha dos Tucanos to Cananéia;
  • Day 4: Cananéia;
  • Day 5: Cananéia to Pomerode;
  • Day 6: Birding in Rio dos Cedros and transfer to Urupema;
  • Day 7: Birding in Urupema:
  • Day 8: Urupema to Florianópolis Airport.


When to go

  • April and May.


  • Ask in advance for details.


  • Accommodation in double rooms;
  • All meals during the trip (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner);
  • Ground Transport with local driver;
  • Guide Services.

Not Included

  • Drinks and Bar services;
  • Laundry;
  • Phone services;
  • Air tickets.