Birding Calendar

Trip Codes *

[A] Comfortable & Enjoyable for ANYONE with an interest in nature.
[B] Comfortable and fun for bird watchers — but one must enjoy daily bird watching.
[C] Birders with both a keen interest, and energy level — birding all-day every-day.

* Codes help to clarify daily intensity, and the variety of activities while on tour

2019

October 22nd – November 4th, 2019

Tour Format: Birding Tour (focused on daily birding) 

Tour Style: [C]

Space Availability: [YES]

EASTERN LOWLAND RAINFOREST – Major tracks of intact forests remain today in Chiapas State making this a top destinaion for world-class birding.  Species of birds often missed further south in Central America, like Lovely Cotinga, Scaly-throated Leaftosser, Northern Nightingale-Wren, Spotted Wood-Quail, and Slaty-breasted Tinamou are regular.  A truly wonderful birding destination…

TOUR PRICE  [$3,595/pp]

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December 2nd – 13th, 2019

Tour Format: HERITAGE-STYLE Birding Tour

Tour Style: [A]

Space Availability: [NO]

YUCATAN, MEXICO – excellent birding amid major Mayan archeological sites.  Cozumel Island, regional cuisine, and an inviting people.  This tour sees all of the endemic species while doing so over an extended number of delightful days… how fun!

TOUR PRICE  [$3,495/pp]

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2020

February 28th – March 13th, 2020

Tour Format: Birding Tour (focused on daily birding) 

Tour Style: [B]

Space Availability: [YES]

ENDEMIC BIRDS OF THE SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS – Route includes Oaxaca State, the Sierra los Tuxtlas, Vera Cruz, the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, and the North coastal plain of Pacific Chiapas.  Twenty-five percent of the Mexico’s endemic birds occur in the southern highlands. 

TOUR PRICE  [$3,795/pp]

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March 15th – 30th, 2020

Tour Format: Birding Tour (highly focused on target birding) 

Tour Style: [C]

Space Availability: [NO]

CENTRAL MEXICAN ENDEMICS – Finest Birding Route in North America (450 species/60 endemics) – [1] Mexican Pacific slope; [2] Sierra Madred del Sur; Balsas River drainage; [4] Transvolcanic Belt…

TOUR PRICE  [$3,795/pp]

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June 15th – July 1st, 2020

Tour Format: Birding Tour (focused on daily birding) 

Tour Style: [C]

Space Availability: [NO]

NORTHERN MEXICO’S SUMMER ENDEMICS – Route targets the summer endemics of Sinaloa, Chihuahua, the Saltillo Grasslands, the Sierra Madre Oriental, and the El Cielo Biosphere Reserve for Thick-billed and Maroon-fronted parrots, Worthen’s Sparrow, Eared Quetzal, Tamaulipas Pygmy-Owl, Tawny-collared Nightjar, Aztec Thrush, and more…

TOUR PRICE  [$4,195/pp]

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December 2rd – 13th, 2020

Tour Format: Birding Tour (focused on daily birding) 

Tour Style: [A]

Space Availability: [NO]

BAJA SUR & NW MEXICO – ‘Mexico’s most magical and enchanting region’ – more than 30 endemics.  This ‘stand-alone’ destination is a ‘must-visit’ for birders who target the full basket of Mexican endemics.

TOUR PRICE  [$3,995/pp]

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2021

March 18th – April 2nd, 2021

Tour Format: Birding Tour (focused on target birding) 

Tour Style: [C]

Space Availability: [YES]

SOUTHERH HIGHLANDS – OAXACA, THE ISTHMUS OF TEHUANTEPEC, & CENTRAL VERACRUZ – 40 endemic birds including specialties such as Oaxaca, Bridled, and Sumichrast’s sparrows, Blue-capped Hummingbird, Rosita’s Bunting, Tuxtla Quail-Dove, Rufous-naped Wren, and Ochre Oriole.

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April 4th – 19th, 2021

Tour Format: Birding Tour (focused on target birding) 

Tour Style: [C]

Space Availability: [YES]

CENTRAL MEXICO’S ENDEMIC BIRDS – THE FINEST BIRDING ROUTE IN NORTH AMERICA – Route includes the Transvolcanic Range, Balsas River drainage, and Sierra Madre del Sur Guerrero. One third of the Mexico’s endemics occur in the central highlands.

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Updated Tour Calendar as PDF Files 2019 – 2021

*CUSTOM TOURS*

Individuals, small parties of friends, and larger groups from birding clubs regularly request from Legacy Tours a custom tour tour to specific destinations in Mexico, Belize, Argentina, and to USA birding hot spots. Contact our office to discuss the possibility of a custom tour for yourself [target birds], your family [target destination], or your birding club [target joint activity].