Mindo Daytour

Tour info

8 hours - 9 hours
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Why take this tour?

Mindo is a small town in the Andean foothills of Ecuador. Set in beautiful cloud-forest, it attracts birdwatchers first and foremost, but also has attractions for other tourists. Mindo is located to the north west of Quito. This town was founded in 1861 and the current population is around 3000 inhabitants. Mindo is surrounded by the Mindo-Nambillo Cloud Forest; the forest is home to hundreds of species of birds many of them are in danger of extinction. Here you have a possibility of activities to choose from that are not included in the price of the tour; such as hiking the waterfall, canopy/ziplining, participate in process of making chocolate, and explore the world of butterflies.

What’s included?

  • Transport

  • Guide

  • Lunch

  • Breakfast

  • What’s Not Included:

  • Canopy/Ziplining $20

  • Chocolate Farm $10

  • Entry to Butterfly Farm $8

  • Entry to Waterfall $6

  • Additional Snacks / Beverages

  • TIPS

  • Entry/Admission - Mindo Nambillo Cloud Forest Reserve

  • Entry/Admission - Mariposas de Mindo - Butterfly Garden

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Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 8-9 hours

  • Mobile tickets accepted

Covid Policy

  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas

Cancellation Policy

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

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About operator:

New to the CarpeDM family in 2015 - Caiman Eco-lodge and Casa CarpeDM. 2019 partner of Tucan Ecolodge Cuyabeno. Founded in 2007, we pride ourselves in providing great value in our programs ranging from: Galapagos Cruises & Island hopping, Amazon, daytours, climbing, biking, trekking, community projects and more. Our 3/3/3 program also ensures your time has a lasting impact. Located in the Heart of Historical Quito our passion for Adventure & Ecuador can found minutes away from Plaza San Blas. Our team looks forward to sharing the best of Ecuador with you!

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