submitted by 1950_Kimberlie 340 days ago (via macawadventure.com)
Leaving from Cuscovery early in the morning in our comfortable bus. Ascending to the high mountain area of Paucartambo. On the way we visit the funeral towers or chullpas of Ninamarca. The bus then descents through the mysteriouscloud forest full of beautiful orchids, heliconias and primitive ferns. Stopping to give you an opportunity to witness Rupicola Peruvians mating ritual. There are also possibilities to observe the Amazonian Umbrella bird Cephalopteros Ornatus, Trogons Trogon sp. and many more. With luck the only South American bear, the Spectacled Bear Tremarctos ornatus. In the afternoon we arrive to the village ofPILLCOPATA .ourtypicallodge. Showers and toilets available.