Venture into the cloud forest of Mindo on this day trip from Quito and learn from a coffee-and-chocolate expert on your visit to a cacao farm. A guide explains the fascinating process of chocolate making, followed by a chocolate tasting and themed savory lunch. Start the day with coffee and a stop at a hummingbird viewpoint; finish with another flavorful tasting. Private round-trip hotel transport makes the journey more relaxing.
Enjoy the scenery of the Ecuadorian cloud forest in Mindo
Sip coffee at a hummingbird viewpoint plus a tasting with dessert
Savor a thematic lunch on a chocolate farm and tour with a guide
Travel from Quito hotels round-trip by private vehicle for optimal comfort
Hot Drink stop at a hummingbird viewpoint.
Chocolate tour with tasting and a little surprise.
Private transportation with pick up and drop off at your hotel in Quito.
Lunch of the day in the coffee farm
English speaking guide for the whole tour
24/7 support from our team.
Coffee and/or Tea
Coffee farm tour
Mandatory Travel Insurance
Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
Tips for guides
Departure & Return
Traveler pickup is offered We'll pick you up from your hotel in Quito. For pickups in the valleys, airport area, we charge a small fee.
What To Expect
Drive to the Andes mountains to the cloud forest.
Enjoy the changing landscape during the drive.
Snap a picture of the different species of hummingbirds at the first stop, while you drink a cup of coffee.
See and smell how the chocolate farmer takes the cacao beans and transforms them into delicious chocolate.
Taste all the different kinds of artisanal chocolate of the farm during the degustation, including their 100% pure chocolate!
Connect your lunch and chocolate experience during lunch time. The lunch offered at the chocolate farm is exquisite and surprising!
Become a coffee expert. See how the fruit of the coffee farm, through a process of fermentation, gets transformed into your favorite cup of coffee.
Enjoy a degustation of coffee, the up-and-coming coffee tea and a delicious dessert.
Breathe in the fresh air of the cloud forest of Mindo, before heading back to Quito.