NATURE AND ADVENTURE "MINDO CLUOD FOREST"

Mindo, Ecuador

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Dec 17, 2019 - Dec 31, 2020
Group size: 2 - 10
NATURE AND ADVENTURE "MINDO CLUOD FOREST"
Mindo, Ecuador


$145
Dec 17, 2019 - Dec 31, 2020
Group size: 2 - 10

About this trip

The Cloud forest is the area on the slopes of the Andes characterized by a frequent low cloud cover that is the habitat of a big quantity of trees and plants as epiphytes (bromeliads, mosses and orchids) which are the home for many species of birds, insects and amphibians and some mammals.

Ecotraveler Ecuador brings you the opportunity to discover this impressive place surrounded by rivers, waterfalls, lush forest, birds and plants. 

Highlights

 

  • Chocolate experience.
  • Butterfly farm
  • Hummingbirds sanctuary.

What’s included

  • Transportation
    Private confortable vehicle
  • Tour Guide
    Bilingual Tour Guide
  • Activities
    Visit to Alambi´s Hummingbird Sanctuary
  • Activities
    Hike to the Waterfalls/or Chocolate tour and tasting/ or Butterfly Farm
  • Food
    Lunch (menu of the day)
  • Activities
    Visits to places not mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Personal Expenses
    Drinks and personal expenses
  • Insurance
    Travel Insurance
  • Taxes
    12% Sales Tax
  • Tips

Available Packages

Package from 2 to 3 participants
10 left

PRICE PER PERSON!!

Travel with your friends or family, make a group, get good deals and help us to protect the environment using less vehicles and causing less pollution and reducing our CARBON FOOTPRINT!

$145
Package from 4 to 6 participants
10 left

PRICE PER PERSON!!

Travel with your friends or family, make a group, get good deals and help us to protect the environment using less vehicles and causing less pollution and reducing our CARBON FOOTPRINT!

$115
Package from 7 to 10 participants
10 left

PRICE PER PERSON!!

Travel with your friends or family, make a group, get good deals and help us to protect the environment using less vehicles and causing less pollution and reducing our CARBON FOOTPRINT!

$85
$145

Package from 2 to 3 participants
Past Trip

Itinerary

Mindo Day Tour
NATURE AND ADVENTURE MINDO CLUOD FOREST

Itinerary and description:

Pick up from your hotel: 8h30 am

Return to the hotel: 17h30 approx.

We leave the hotel in Quito early in the morning, and start our expedition toward the northwest from the city. The variation in altitude will show us the importance of the Andes Mountains to determine our weather, and life zones as we have to go across the western mountains.

As soon as we start descending, the forest is going to change, tropical plants appear loaded up by epiphytes giving us the sensation of getting into the jungle.

Our first stop is at Alambi reserve, where we are going to have the opportunity to watch about 11 different species of hummingbirds, a few tanagers, euphonias among other species of birds.

We'll continue our way to the town of Mindo, as soon as we get there we have to be ready for learning about the Cacao process to make chocolate or to enjoy of the butterfly farm, or a great walk into the cloud forest to the waterfalls, you would choice what you want better, lunch will be served in the town.

After this marvelous day, we'll return to your hotel in Quito.  


Important information to know:

  1. The climate in Mindo can be very variable with temperatures from 64° F to 85° F approximately with humidity. 

      We recommend to bring sweater, sun hat and a waterproof jacket in case of rain.

  1. Mindo is located at 4,100 ft above sea level.
  2. We recommend you to bring: sun glasses, mosquito repellent, bottle of water, hiking or walking shoes. 

Your Organizer


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Ecotraveler Ecuador
Ecotraveler Ecuador is a company that believes that tourism is a key to the development of countries and environmental care tool. Based on this principle we make traveling by Ecuador socially sensitive and environmentally friendly, we can ensure that your investment in visiting our country will come to benefit small entrepreneurs, indigenous communities, artisans, always thinking about the best way to enjoy the beautiful scenery and great attractions that has our country causing the least possible impact.

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