Planet Lodges is home to a rich and diverse avian population, making it a bird watcher’s paradise. From the majestic eagles soaring above to the tiny hummingbirds flitting between flowers, our resorts are filled with a plethora of feathered friends waiting to be discovered.
Whether you’re an experienced birdwatcher or a curious beginner, our birdwatching activities and accommodations are designed to provide you with an unforgettable experience. Join us on a journey through the world of birds at Planet Lodges.
Our Lodges are home to over 300 species of birds, making it an ideal destination for birdwatchers.
Here are just a few of the many species you can expect to see during your stay:
1. Bald Eagle: Our lodges are situated in areas where these majestic birds of prey are frequently spotted. Keep an eye out for their distinctive white heads and impressive wingspans.
2. Scarlet Macaw: These brightly colored parrots are a sight to behold and can be found in the forests surrounding our resorts.
3. Hummingbirds: With their iridescent colors and rapid wingbeats, hummingbirds are a favorite among birdwatchers. You can spot several species of hummingbirds at our resorts.
4. Toucans: These large-billed birds are a common sight in the forests surrounding our lodges. Look out for their distinctive calls and colorful feathers.
5. Oropendola: These striking birds are known for their long, pendulous nests and can be seen flying in flocks around our resorts.
We offer a free birdwatching activity to suit all levels of experience. From the Lodge, you can go on a self guided birdwatching tour through the surrounding gardens, pointing out the various species and reading insights into their behavior and habitats. We have books detailing the species and habitats which you can borrow for free!
For a more leisurely approach, we also offer birdwatching from the comfort of our Lounge or within the accommodations. Our lodges and chalets are designed to provide wide views of the surrounding gardens, allowing you to observe the birds from a distance. Our accommodations are designed with birdwatchers in mind. The balconies and windows are situated in areas where birds are frequently spotted, and many offer views of the surrounding gardens.
Our accommodations are also equipped with binoculars and complementary bird guides, allowing you to observe the birds up close and personal. Occasionally, we offer bird-friendly amenities such as bird feeders and bird baths, which attract a wide range of avian species to our lodges.
If you’re a bird lover, Planet Lodges is the perfect destination for you. With over 300 species of birds, access to expert guides, and bird-friendly accommodations, our resorts offer an unforgettable birdwatching experience. Book your stay today and immerse yourself in the world of birds at Planet Lodges.