Mindo is a town located 80 km northwest of Quito, is especially renowned for its natural beauties that attract nature lovers attracted by its exceptional flora and fauna. It is located in a valley, of which about 19,000 hectares are protected in what is called the Protected Forest Mindo Nambillo, an ecosystem in which there are 500 varieties of birds and 90 species of butterflies. Also in the reserve park of Mindo have been identified more than 170 species of orchids and abundant bromeliads, Heliconias, ferns, vines, mosses and lichens.
Departure from Quito 7:00 o clock in the morning and drive for 2 and half hours to Mindo, but before is possible to stop a few minutes for visit a extincted volcano and enjoy the magnificence views of the crater from the view point and then we continue to Mindo,
In Mindo is possible to do many activities as: Hiking, Bird Watching, canopy, Boying, visit the private places for to see butterflies, hummingbird orquidie and some fish but the most important is the people have a chance to take a great experience cross the huge canyon by cable car and then take a hiking in the cloud forest and discover some waterfalls.
This town is very touristic many people visit this place and spend many days in special birdwatchers are waiting for to get to watch some interesting birds.
After to have a great adventure we start to drive back to Quito
Tributrek will make this tour with minimum 3 person, we have special price for one person, families and groups.
Cost $ 85.00 per person
Private transport from and back to the hotel.
English speaking guide.
Any tickets fee