Tour Condor Sighting Cusco – Discover the majestic beauty of Cusco Apurimac Canyon with KONDOR PATH TOURS for a unique tour experience. You’ll learn how to find and see wild condors!
Tour Condor sightings near Cusco – Visit the Condor birding circuit around the majestic Apurímac Canyon on the northwest outskirts of Cusco. The four viewpoints to spot condors contain incredible landscapes. Observe Condors flying over the cliffs of the Apurímac Canyon.
Embarking on a Condor Sighting tour in Cusco is a mesmerizing adventure that connects you with nature’s majesty and ancient wonders. Witnessing the Andean Condor in its natural habitat is an awe-inspiring experience that will stay with you forever. The journey through the Andes, exploring the Chonta, Limatambo, and its hidden gems, adds depth to this incredible Tour. Moreover, being mindful of wildlife conservation and engaging with local communities contribute to sustainable travel, ensuring that future generations can cherish the same experiences.
Experience the stunning landscapes of Cusco Apurimac Canyon and take an eye-opening adventure to see one of nature’s most potent birds, the mighty Condor! Join Kodor Path Tours on our exclusive Tour and make memories that will last forever.
Amazing 1 Day Condor Sighting in Chonta Cusco – A Must-See! Experience the beauty of Chonta Cusco, Peru, as you spot majestic condors soaring through the sky. You won’t want to miss this rare opportunity to witness one of nature’s most awe-inspiring creations up close. Enjoy an entire day of exploring the stunning Andean landscape while you catch sight of the incredible birds in flight!
Prepare for an unforgettable adventure as you witness the majestic Andean condors soaring through the skies near Cusco, Peru. This experience takes you to the breathtaking landscapes of the Apurimac Canyon, where you’ll have the opportunity to see these magnificent birds up close in their natural habitat. Led by expert guides, you’ll learn about the condors’ behavior, habitat, and conservation efforts to protect them. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness one of the world’s most incredible natural wonders.
Spectacular excursion to one of the deepest canyons in Peru. Observe the powerful giant birds of the condors in the surroundings of the Chonta community above the Limatambo Valley.
At 07:00 a.m., we start the trip to the northwest of Cusco, crossing Anta’s plains until we descend towards the Limatambo Valley. Along the way, explore the ruins of Quillarrumiyoc, better known as the temple of the moon. Quillarumiyoc contains several ancestral spaces – Quillarrumiyoc’s tourist attraction is the temple of the moon, a crescent-shaped natural stone formation with stepped carvings oriented towards the sunrise.
Chonta already has incredible panoramic views of the Salkantay glacier, the Apurímac Canyon, and the fantastic Peruvian Andes.
There is a walk of around 37 minutes to visit the four viewpoints to see the flight of the Condor in its natural state. Generally, 2 to 17 condors fly over the reefs of the Apurímac Canyon.
Wear dark clothes to blend in with nature and thus not scare away the giant flying birds of the world. Also, explorers can bring binoculars for a better view. THERE ARE MOSQUITOES; BRING REPELLENT and excellent sunscreen because the tourist area is arid—minimum water is 03 liters per person.
A light walk
Chonta: 3,900m (12,795 ft)
Chonta Viewpoint: 3,900m (12,795 ft)
Note: The vehicles to use “see the photo in prices.”
Witness the magnificent beauty of the Cusco Apurimac Canyon with the help of our carefully curated tour – visit the best viewpoints and spot condors in their natural habitat!
Discover the majestic beauty of the Apurimac Canyon with a guided tour! We’ll show you how to spot majestic condors in Cusco and get up close for a stunning view.
The trip starts at 7 a.m. from the city of Cusco.
Quillarumiyoc and Tarawasi are the two archaeological sites that will be seen during the excursion.
These sites possibly were used as astronomical observatories by the Incas.
The village of Limatambo is located on the way to the destination.
The viewpoint is named Huaco.
The Chonta community is located at an elevation of 3,400 meters.
The Apurimac Canyon and the Andean Condor can be seen from the viewpoint of Huaco.
The Andean Condor is the world’s giant flanking bird of prey and is considered a sacred bird by the Incas.
Other animals like Eagles, Hawks, and White-tailed Deer can also be observed during the trip.
The expected arrival time in Cusco after the trip is approximately 7 p.m.
The Condor Sightseeing Chonta tour is a one-day adventure that takes you away from the bustling city of Cusco to the Chonta Canyon, where you can witness the majestic flight of the Andean Condor, the giant flanking bird of prey in the world.
The tour starts at 8:00 a.m. with a pick-up from your hotel in Cusco. During the trip, you will enjoy excellent panoramic views of deep valleys formed by steep mountains snow-covered mountains and visit two archeological sites of Killarumiyoc and Tarawasi. After lunch in Limatambo, you will hike for 1.5 hours to the Mirador del Condor Chonta Cusco to witness the majestic flight of the condors from 2:00 p.m. The tour ends with a return to Cusco at approximately 7:00 p.m.
The tour offers excellent panoramic views of deep valleys formed by steep mountains snow-covered mountains and visits two archeological sites of Killarumiyoc and Tarawasi. You will also have a chance to witness the majestic flight of the Andean Condor, considered a bird sacred by the Incas, in its natural habitat.
The hike to the Mirador del Condor Chonta Cusco can be challenging for some people as it involves walking for 1.5 hours. However, the use of horses is optional. Going on this excursion during the rainy season from December to April is not recommended.
No, there is no guarantee that you will see the condors during the tour. However, you have the best chances of spotting them from 2:00 p.m. when they return from their daily activities. It is even less likely to see the condors in the rainy season as they do not fly when it rains.
Season 2023 – 2024
|Number of persons||Price per person|
|1||$ 260.00 USD|
|2||$ 160.00 USD|
|3||$ 122.00 USD|
|4||$ 99.00 USD|
|5||$ 92.00 USD|
|6||$ 82.00 USD|
|7||$ 75.00 USD|
|8||$ 69.00 USD|
Explore the remote and rugged Apurimac Canyon when you embark on an adventure to discover the best viewpoints for sighting condors.
Take breathtaking views and see condors soar overhead on this fantastic Peru tour of the Apurimac Canyon. Come along and explore magnificent scenery!
Cusco Condor Sightings Full Day – Visit the incredible Apurimac Canyon and witness majestic condors soar above. Take a tour and explore the awe-inspiring wildlife of Cusco!
Awaken your sense of adventure and discover a world of healing wonders on a guided tour through Cusco’s Apurimac Canyon. Look out for the majestic condor sighting!