There are 14 tours available
There are 14 tours available
Belize - Crooked Tree & the Cockscomb Basin
Best Season: November to June
Conservation Group: National Audubon Society
Tour Type: Birding Adventures and Short & Sweet

Tour Price (Per Person): From USD2,900 to USD3,950
Colombia - Bogotá Birding, Culture & Cuisine
Best Season: Any season
Conservation Group: National Audubon Society
Tour Type: Birds & More

Tour Price (Per Person): From USD2,200 to USD3,800
Colombia - Explore Perija
Best Season: December to March (dry season)
Conservation Group: National Audubon Society
Tour Type: Frontier Birding
Can be linked with: Colombia - Megadiverse Santa Martas
Tour Price (Per Person): From USD2,900 to USD4,100
Colombia - Megadiverse Santa Martas
Best Season: December to March (dry season)
Conservation Group: National Audubon Society
Tour Type: Birding Adventures
Can be linked with: Colombia - Explore Perija
Tour Price (Per Person): From USD2,700 to USD4,850
Costa Rica - Jungle & Beaches of the Osa Peninsula
Best Season:
Conservation Group: Osa Conservation
Tour Type: Birding Adventures

Tour Price (Per Person): From USD3,200 to USD4,600
Ecuador - Amazon Adventure on the Napo
Best Season:
Conservation Group: Napo Wildlife Center
Tour Type: Birds & More

Tour Price (Per Person): From USD3,200 to USD4,600
Ecuador - Gold Country Endemics
Best Season: Good year-round
Conservation Group: Fundación de Conservación Jocotoco
Tour Type: Birding Adventures

Tour Price (Per Person): From USD3,200 to USD4,850
Guatemala - Tikal & the Petén
Best Season: December to April
Conservation Group: National Audubon Society
Tour Type: Birding Adventures

Tour Price (Per Person): From USD2,900 to USD4,700
Guatemala - Volcano Birding
Best Season: December to April
Conservation Group: National Audubon Society
Tour Type: Birding Adventures

Tour Price (Per Person): From USD3,900 to USD5,500
Japan - Winter: Eagles, Cranes & Gulls Galore
Best Season: Winter
Guide: Amar Ayyash
Tour Type: Birding Adventures
Can be linked with: Japan - Winter: Japanese Alps Extension
Tour Price (Per Person): JPY790,000
Japan - Winter: Japanese Alps Extension
Best Season: Winter
Guide: Amar Ayyash
Tour Type: Birding Adventures
Can be linked with: Japan - Winter: Eagles, Cranes & Gulls Galore
Tour Price (Per Person): JPY402,000
Panama - Canal Zone Birds & Wildlife
Best Season: Good year-round
Tour Type: Birds & More and Short & Sweet

Tour Price (Per Person): From USD3,275 to USD4,200
Paraguay - Highlights
Best Season: Oct - Jan
Conservation Group: National Audubon Society
Tour Type: Birding Adventures

Tour Price (Per Person): From EUR4,000 to EUR4,550
Paraguay - The Heart of South America
Best Season: Oct - Jan
Conservation Group: National Audubon Society
Tour Type: Birding Adventures

Tour Price (Per Person): From EUR5,500 to EUR6,200
We are proud to partner with dedicated conservation groups throughout the world to highlight their critical work in protecting birds and biodiversity hotspots, and promoting sustainable tourism.
Presented here are a few Rockjumper Conservation Tours, where together we can make a positive impact. We are working on many other new ideas for conservation tours, so please make a habit of checking in here, to see what’s new. And, if you have ideas about conservation tours we might want to consider, please contact us at: conservationtours@rockjumperbirding.com

What our clients say about our tours

  • Our guide, Gareth Robbins was excellent. His knowledge of the area covered was exceptional, sometimes down to the rock the bird might land on. His repertoire of the bird calls and songs was impressive. He was adamant about getting each of us on the bird, and his delight when we saw it was transparent.

    AE, Eastern South Africa VIII 2015
  • Forrest is truly a pleasure. His bird-finding skills, both by sight and ear, are phenomenal, but even more striking is his singular personality and people skills. Always enthusiastic. Not only would I travel with Forrest again, I preferentially would select a tour if he was guiding.

    AF, Panama
  • Gareth was very considerate of all tour member and kept everything on schedule. He went out of his way to find bird species of particular interest to those on the tour and very enthusiastic about birding.

    South Africa 2015
  • Greg was a fantastic guide, and I hope that I can take another tour/bird with him again in the future. I greatly enjoyed birding and spending time with him, he was very personable and I’m glad that we were able to become friends. Greg knew where to search for the birds and was extremely knowledgeable about birds and other wildlife and natural history. I also greatly appreciated how Greg dealt with issues that arose with other guests, and how quickly he tried to step in and prevent problems from escalating further. Guiding can be a difficult job, and Greg did a terrific job.

    KK, Eastern South Africa X 2016
  • Dennis’s knowledge & ability to imitate bird calls is phenomenal. He is also an interesting person to travel with. I enjoyed Eric’s humour and felt he handled the group well.

    M, Malaysia & Borneo
  • This was our first tour with Rockjumper and it was absolutely fabulous. Adam Walleyn is by far the best bird guide we have ever had the privilege of working with. His combined qualities as the overall tour leader in terms of personality, ability to deal with whatever got thrown at him and interactive skills were all great. He was very good at keeping us informed of what was planned and was happening next. He was very good at imposing a gentle but essential discipline on the group – rotation in the procession, rotation of positions in the buses, ensuring that everyone got to see the bird – all made for a really good functionality in the group. His sharpness in the field, knowledge of bird calls and bird identification were simply remarkable.

    PF & BF, Madagascar 2017
  • Forrest was an absolute joy to bird with. I’ve been to 25 countries birding and this was one of, if not the best, birding tour I have ever had the pleasure of being on.

    MA, Cuba
  • I cannot possibly say enough good things about Chris Sharpe; he did a spectacular job on this tour! His knowledge of the birds of the region is comprehensive, and he was very good about letting us know about their natural history in addition to field marks and ID. He was very enthusiastic and handled everything with unflagging good humor. Chris made sure we knew what to expect on each excursion and worked really hard to ensure that we all had the best possible chances to see those skulky and exciting forest birds. He would give us good guidance such as, “Strange as it may seem, right now you really want to be watching this piculet rather than that macaw,” and seemed remarkably good at keeping in mind who had seen what as we went along. He worked well with a group with varying levels of expertise, and was very patient with those of us struggling to get to grips with an outstanding number of new species. I don’t want to leave out our local guide on this tour … [who] was a great asset, very knowledgeable, personable, enthusiastic, and helpful.

    KH, Guyana II 2014
  • Since our trip left right after Easter, and the office was supposed to be closed, I REALLY appreciated Lorna responding to my questions in such a timely fashion. She was right there with answers. Accommodations were very very nice, esp Whale View Manor (within walking distance of penguins). The food was fabulous. Greg de Klerk is the best guide I’ve ever travelled with. He is very knowledgeable, kind, and has a great sense of humour. He did his best to make sure everyone saw as many birds as possible, and that we knew what we were seeing. He continually checked in with us, to make sure everyone was having a good time. He made a good trip into a great trip.

    KB, Best of South Africa: Cape & Kruger I 2016
  • I thought David was an excellent guide. He certainly knows his birds and was very passionate and I also found him to be very keen to discuss birds and pass on knowledge; I enjoyed being able to share his passion. I also found him to be friendly and I had the impression that he was always trying to make sure that the group was generally satisfied. He was certainly very thorough at making sure that everybody had seen all the birds.

    FH, Southern India
  • Wayne Jones is one of the most incredible bird and wildlife guides I have ever encountered.  Always helpful and professional.

    AM, Budget Eastern South Africa
  • We had an absolutely fabulous safari in Tanzania!  The sights we saw were unbelievable – the giraffe standing at the edge of the road, the lion walking up to our vehicle and laying in our shadow, the dik-dik walking down the centre of the road toward us, the many leopards and cheetahs so close and of course, the wildebeest migration.  So much more!  Just unbelievable!  
    Markus was a marvelous leader.  He was so good with our granddaughters and could relate to them so well.  He was a big help to me and made sure I saw some birds.  It was a good combination of birds and animals.  Everyone else enjoyed the birds, also.
    I could go on and on.  Rockjumper has top-notch people.  Thanks for all the help. 

    Tanzania
  • Sonya and I really appreciate all of your hard work….that truly was one of our trips of a lifetime.  And that is saying something since that bar is constantly getting raised by all of our travel.  Rockjumper can definitely count us in as repeat guests and I would count it as good fortune if you were our guide again.

    RC, NBZ IV 2014
  • We loved Glen Valentine!  Very skilled, and not defensive if we questioned an ID.  Liked that he continued to call out even the common birds throughout the tour, which meant we got a chance to really study each species.   Good sense of humor, and fun to bird with!

    Pvt Castleman India
  • Forrest was absolutely fantastic. The best birder/guide that we have ever had the pleasure of travelling with. His enthusiasm and passion for his work were exceptional and made for an awesome birding trip.

    DH & RD, Colombia Highlights
  • David is a terrific guide – very friendly and lovely to travel with.

    WR, Madagascar
  • We were very happy to have Heinz Ortmann as our guide. He operated the tour very skilfully in every way and with flexibility when needed to try to get all possible targets. We were also very positively surprised that he had such a great knowledge about mammals, butterflies, reptiles and amphibians beside the birds. Since we also are very interested in all these groups this was a most welcome bonus. A great tour that we will remember for a long time. We would be very happy doing another private trip with Heinz as our guide.

    JM, South Africa 2016 (Private)
  • I participated in the Jan-Feb [private] tour to the Philippines guided by Rich Lindie…. I have to say that Rich’s … indefatigable attempts to make our trip a success was exemplary in every way.  His birding skills are definitely well above the norm in birding companies I am familiar with (including some very elite companies.)  Rich is also enthusiastic, energetic, fun loving, patient and always in full control of his clients.  In short, he is in the elite echelons of the guiding profession and should be considered a valuable asset to your organization.  It is my intent to single out trips guided by him for my travel considerations.

    JL, Philippines
  • This [Budget Namibia Birding] trip was a wonderful and unique experience for me.  I was pleased with everything about it and also was pleased with myself for having met the challenge of camping and hiking and living out of a tent (most of the nights).  It’s not something I’ve done for quite some years.  I actually felt renewed and revitalized when it was over.  Thanks to everyone for an experience of a lifetime for me!

    Budget Namibia