"We had a great time!! Our birding guides and hosts were both friendly and knowledgeable. The choice of accommodations and food venues were fantastic! Hope to go again soon!"
Telkwa, British Columbia
"Having a tour leader who was both a BC biologist and a native Colombian, and who had been recommended by friends, made all the difference. This trip exceeded my expectations on all levels."
Rare and Endangered Species & Ecosystem Specialist
Smithers, British Columbia
Come experience the best Birding, Nature and Fishing Tours in Colombia with Colombia Wild Ecotours. You will experience the best Colombia has to offer at an exceptional value. With us, the experience does not stop with birding, nature and fishing. On our birding, Nature and Fishing trips, you will take with you memories filled with the flavours of Colombia and most important, you'll be helping conserve Colombia's natural treasures.
Despite its relatively small size, Colombia is the second most biologically diverse country on Earth, home to about 10 percent of the world's species. This incredible biodiversity results from Colombia's varied ecosystems-from the rich tropical rainforest to the coastal cloud forests of the Andean cordilleras and paramos to the open savannas and deserts. More than 1,920 species (and counting) of birds occur here with about 70 of them found nowhere else. Truly a Birder's must go destination.
But Colombia's biodiversity does not stop with birds. With a mind-boggling 55,000 species of plants, of which nearly 30 percent are endemic, 623 species of amphibians, 467 species of mammals, 518 species of reptiles, and countless insects, it is a biodiversity haven for birders and nature lovers alike!
Just like its diverse topography and biodiversity, the country has a varied cultural heritage including indigenous peoples, and peoples of African and European descent which is evident in the gastronomy, handcrafts, music and architecture.
In recent years, tourism has taken a priority place in the economic development of the country making tourist designations extremely safe. Rightly so, the slogan that launched tourism in Colombia was...
Below are some of our most popular birding tours. See our Fixed-date Tours to see our dates. Of course, if you decide to come birding with us with your family or birding buddies, we can arrange a tour any time of the year.
Colombia Endemics And Specialties Tour (23 Days).
This tour has been designed to maximize the number of species seen and to include as many endemics and specialties as possible. It takes us to great birding destinations in the Western, Central and Eastern Andes, Interandean Valleys, the famed Anchicaya Valley and Colombia's Caribbean Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta and Guajira.
Maximum participants: 8
Price: US$5,850.00 (double ocuppancy)
Choco Lowlands Western and Central Andes Specialties Tour (10 Days).
This short birding tour was designed for those of you who do not have a lot of time. The tour takes us to birding locations in the pacific lowlands, the interandean valley and the western and central Andes. As we travel, we will visit birding hotspots throughout an altitudinal gradient that is sure to yield a high number of species while getting to know amazing places and culture.
Maximum Participants: 8
Price: US$2,800.00 (double ocuppancy)
Our fishing expeditions will definitely amaze you. We have selected great locations that are not only great fishing spots, but are set in stunning settings with nature and spectacuar views everywhere you look.
Orinoco Payara and Peacock Bass Expedition (8 Days).
Enjoy five full days of fishing at two main areas in a pristine environment. Two days fishing the Meta, Manacacias, and Yucao rivers targeting Payara and Sardinata, Bicuda, and a host of catfish, and three days in the Muco River targeting monster Peacock Bass, catfish and Tambaqui.
Season: from Mid-November to February.
Introductory Price: US$1950.00 (Based on 8 anglers).
Bahía Solano Fishing Expedition (8 Days)
Five full days fishing in the beatiful waters of Colombia's Pacific Ocean. Bahia Solano is only accesible by plane and its waters have been protected from commercial fishing. As a result, hooking record-breaking fish is not unusual and fish abound both in coastal and open waters. Target species include Mahi-mahi (Dorado), Marlin, Sailfish, Rooster Fish, Cubera and Red Snapper, Wahoo, Jacks, and Pompano among others.
Introductory Price: US$2850.00 (Based on 8 anglers)