Enjoy an 8-hour tour to Mindo, located just 2-hours from Quito, and get a day away from the hustle and bustle. This is a great option to be in touch with nature and enjoy of the amazing surroundings, scenery and climate of this protected area, where you can enjoy optional activities such as the hummingbird garden, chocolate tour, waterfalls, butterflies farm, canopy, rappelling, hiking into the forest, birds, etc..
This tour starts early in the morning as you are picked up from your hotel or accommodation in central Quito and head to the northwest of the city. Admiring the landscape on the Andes Mountains we will make the first stop the visit the hummingbird Garden. A unique spot a local farm to see from 10 to 20 species of hummingbirds ( depending on the season or time of the day) and try local tropical fruits.
Then, you will reach the Mindo Protected Reserve area (1,300 meters above sea level). Located northwest of Quito, this is one of the highest biodiversity places in the world, this area is also known as the birdwatcher’s paradise. Here you can enjoy of many unique activities which include canopy, rappelling, tubing, a chocolate factory, the Hummingbird Garden, waterfall hiking, orchid garden and many more (cost of activities not included). Have a wonderful time enjoying everything this beautiful cloud forest offers.
After a fun-filled day, you will return to Quito.