Provincia Road


Join this bird-watching tour up to a higher elevation where you will explore the pine-oaks in search of hard-to-find woodpecker species and possibly sapsuckers, with our world-class woodpecker expert. This is a good chance to learn about woodpeckers! The mountainous elevation here is a bit higher, up to 950 meters, providing for Painted Redstarts, several migrant warblers, Flame-colored Tanager, Hepatic Tanager, Spotted Wren, Pale-billed Woodpeckers, Acorn Woodpeckers, Gray-crowned Woodpeckers, and Arizona the conservancies.

Itinerary: Depart the Hyatt Ziva at 7:00 am


Leader: Steve Shunk

Date: Saturday, February 25

Group Size: Limited to 8 people

Duration: 7.00 am – 12 noon

Language: English and Spanish

$650 MXN

Festival Registration Required

Explore Nature in a New Way

On your way to Provincia Road, you will drive past the Vallarta Botanical Garden, through the beautiful Cabo Corrientes up to about 600 meters elevation, then turn off onto the dirt road where you will ascend another 300 meters. Here you may experience a view all the way to the bay and the surrounding mountainous landscape.

Payment Options

We will gladly accept online payment in the methods below, as well as cash in person.

Have a Question?

Feel free to reach out and we’re happy to answer any questions you may have.

What to Bring

  • Binoculars
  • Insect repellent
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Hat