Mindo Cloud Forest Private Tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Nature and Wildlife, Hiking and Walking, Day Trip / Out of Town, Adventure / Active


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3



English (conversational), Spanish (fluent)

Mindo Cloud Forest and Nature

Mindo Cloud Forest

It is one of the most visited cloud forests in Ecuador, It is a natural Reserve which has 14, 170 hectares that are protected and hundreds of bird species.
It is located approximately 100 kilometers from Quito, you can visit here on a day trip or stay overnight at one of the several comfortable lodges in the town. Mindo has touristic attractions like tubbing, orchids, butterfly gardens, bird tours, cable car, waterfalls. Highly recommended for Nature Lovers on.

The name Mindo comes from an indigenous language from the word "MINDALA", term from indigenous merchants - Yumbos - Mindo was an strategic stop from their journeys from the Coast to Quito.

In northwestern Ecuador, Mindo is located in a Biogeographical hilly area, It has large rivers and hundreds of streams irrigate


I will pick you up from your hotel

We continue in the north west direction from Quito, around 2 hours.

In Mindo we will go to visit:

- Butterfly garden
- Cable car
- Waterfalls
- Zip Line
- Bird Garden
- Chocolate Factory

We have the opportunity to have a lunch in Mindo with typical or international food.

We will finish the tour in your hotel

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Centrally located Quito hotel of your choice, please detail the name and location.

End location: In the hotel

Duration: 10 hours

Sometimes It can take more time, It depends the traffic and the weather


The Tour is by car for 3 people if there are more people we need to contract a VAN, please contact me before booking this tour, so I can customize a tour for you.

What’s Included

Other: - Private transportation
- Driver
- Bilingual tour guide
- Visit all the atractives that are described in the tour

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 USD - Entrance per person:

Chocolate factory: $10 USD
Butterfly garden: $7.5 USD
Cable car and waterfall: $5USD
Birds garden: $4 USD
Zip Line: $10 USD
Meals and drinks

What’s Extra

Other: - Drinks
- Food
- Fees

A Recent Review of this tour

Elizabeth is an excellent tour guide. She cared about us during our whole trip in Quito. When my wife got sick, Elizabeth did her best to help her.
Joram H.

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Private tour guide Elizabeth

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