Mindo Cloud Forest and Birding Tour

7 Hours |
Easy |
From: $109 per person |
Departures: Every Day

Nestled within the misty embrace of the Andean cloud forest, Mindo offers a haven for nature enthusiasts and birdwatchers alike. Traverse winding trails that meander through verdant foliage, home to an astonishing array of plant and animal species.

Discover the magic of Mindo as you encounter vibrant hummingbirds darting among colorful blooms, elusive toucans perched high in the canopy, and rare species like the iconic Andean Cock-of-the-Rock. With over 500 species of birds recorded in the area, including many endemic and migratory species, Mindo is a paradise for birdwatching enthusiasts of all levels.

Guided by experienced naturalists, delve deeper into the cloud forest’s hidden treasures, uncovering fascinating flora and fauna while learning about the delicate ecosystem that sustains them. From exhilarating canopy zip-line adventures to tranquil river walks and butterfly gardens, Mindo offers a wealth of eco-friendly activities to suit every traveler’s interests.

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of this biodiversity hotspot, where every turn reveals a new marvel of nature. Whether you’re a seasoned birder or a curious nature lover, a Mindo Cloud Forest and Birding Tour promises an unforgettable journey into the heart of Ecuador’s ecological wonders.”

Included & Excluded
  • Pick up/ Drop off
  • Private transportation
  • Certified Bilingual Guide
  • Lunch
  • Fees
  • Birdwatching Paradise: Explore a haven for birdwatchers with over 500 species of birds, including colorful hummingbirds, toucans, and the rare Andean Cock-of-the-Rock.
  • Lush Cloud Forest: Traverse winding trails through the misty embrace of the Andean cloud forest, home to a diverse array of plant and animal species of the area of Choco Andino
  • Thrilling Canopy Adventures: Soar through the treetops on exhilarating canopy zip-line adventures, offering a bird’s-eye view of the forest canopy and its inhabitants.
  • Butterfly Gardens: Visit enchanting butterfly gardens, where you can marvel at the vibrant colors of these delicate creatures and learn about their fascinating life cycle.
  • Chocolate Tasting: Enjoy the flavor of the Ecuadorian chocolate while visiting the local factory.
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