Early morning private transfer to the Mindo area where we will stay for the next two nights in a forest lodge, exploring the beautiful cloud forest of Ecuador. Be part of nature and discover the beauty of the plants and birds that live in the valley of Mindo. Located an hour and 45 minutes north west of Quito, it is the best place to rest surrounded by nature. The forest, orchids and diversity of birds are ideal for visitors who want to feel the relaxation that only nature offers.
Enjoy your day exploring the area, walking, hiking, swimming and bird watching. Optional activities can also include: horseback riding, river tubing and canopying.
Mindo is about 1200m (3937 ft) above sea level and is considered a world leader when it comes to birdwatching opportunities. This forest has more than 450 species of birds and approximately 32 species are endemic. There are also around 300 species of orchids, and approximately 39 species of hummingbirds that call this area home.
Enjoy the morning before transfer back to Quito around 16:00.