Mindo Cloud Forest Flexible Private Day Tour

Tour info

8 hours - 9 hours
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Why take this tour?

Surrounded by forested mountains and just two hours away from Quito, Mindo offers a variety of activities for all interests and tastes. You will start the day with a hike in the  Mindo Nambillo Reserve. This is a transitional sub-tropical rainforest where two of the most biologically diverse ecoregions in the world meet: the Chocó lowlands and the Western Tropical Andes. Three rivers (Mindo, Saloya and Cinto) and hundreds of streams irrigate the landscape. The Nambillo Waterfall Sanctuary is one of the main attractions and invite you to test the refreshing waters of the river. Time permitting, once you are done exploring the forest interior, you can choose from several additional activities: Canopy Zip Line Park, Tubbing, Butterfly Farm or the Artisanal Chocolate Factory. These options are available under request, you can pay for the cost of the activity of your choise directly the day of the tour. Talk to you guide about your interest and he will customize the tour accordingly.

What’s included?

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

  • Lunch with soft drink

  • Coffee at Alambi

  • Private transportation

  • Certified, bilingual naturalist guide

  • Entry/Admission - Mindo Nambillo Cloud Forest Reserve

  • Entry/Admission - Tandayapa

  • Gratuities

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

  • Entrance fees to additional activities (i.e. Canopy Zip Line Park, Butterfly farm, Chocolate tour)

  • Entry/Admission - Paz de las Aves Bird Refuge

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 8-9 hours

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands

Ecuador received the WTTC Safe Travels Stamp from the World Travel & Tourism Council. Private tours guarantee that you will share your time and space with your group only, making your experience safe while enyoing the unmatched biodiversity of our forests.

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Neotropical Nature & Birding Trips

About operator:

We provide personalized top-notch services with a wide variety of tours through some of the most amazing destinations in Ecuador.We promote sustainable development in fragile and threatened ecosystems supporting locally managed ecotourism projects, supporting long term conservation in the zones of influences where we operate our tours.

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