On this Mindo Cloud Forest Tour, enjoy the Ecuadorian cloud forests.
Where the canopy is covered by a temporary or seasonal mist, giving a mystical feel to the place.
And discover the flora and fauna that makes the diversity of this amazing ecosystem.
Duration: 8-9 hours
Start Location and End Location: Pick up at your hotel or hostel
On your Mindo Cloud Forest Tour, you will be picked up early in the morning from your hotel.
And head northwest of Quito.
Admire the impressive change and diversity of vegetation and weather along the way
Until you reach the Northwest Cloud Forest.
This ecosystem also known as “Chocó” holds a great diversity of
species of flora and fauna, many of which are endemic. We will first
visit a hummingbird garden where we will have the chance to see
an amazing number of individuals of several species.
You will continue to the quaint town of Mindo and its butterfly farm which contains
the Blue Morphos and Owl-eye Butterflies;
some of the biggest and most captivating butterflies of the region.
We will have lunch at a restaurant in the town and we will have a little time to enjoy the Town
before continuing to your next destination; where you can choose between two activities.
For Chocolate lovers, you have the possibility to visit one of the best artisanal chocolate
factories in the region and learn about the process of making one
of the best chocolate in Ecuador, from the cacao tree to the chocolate bar.
Or change the activity to go hike in one of the beautiful Nature reserves of the upper cloud forest.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.