Mindo Cloud Forest Private Day Trip

Quito, Ecuador

Experience Rating
icon8 to 9 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

A guided tour makes it easy to visit the Mindo cloud forests from Quito in just one day. Visit a butterfly garden, bird-watching area, and optional zipline course along with your guide, who points out the rich diversity of wildlife like orchids, ferns, and bromeliads throughout the day. This tour also includes a stop at a chocolate factory to learn how one of Ecuador's most important exports is produced from bean to bar.
  • Private Mindo Cloud Forest tour from Quito
  • Discover the rich diversity of plant and animal wildlife in just one day
  • Guide provides insight into the local environment you might miss on your own
  • All transportation with hotel pickup and drop-off included

Private transportation
English speaking guide
English Speaking Driver/Guide for tours based from 1-3 passenguers
Bottle of water
Visits as mentioned above
Lunch (Available to purchase with addtional cost)
Entrance fees (Available to purchase with additional cost 25 usd per person or it can be paid directly)
Personal expenses

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
The tour is based in private, therefore if your hotel, apartment or house is not mentioned in the above list don´t worry; feel free to write down the address where you´ll stay and we will provide the pick up without any additional charges as long as you stay in Quito town.


  • Mariscal Sucre Airport, Quito Ecuador

Departure Time

10/1/2018 - 12/31/2021
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Stop At:  
n the morning we'll be picked up from our hotel by our driver guide to take the Northwest of Quito with direction to Mindo one of the most visited cloud forests in Ecuador. To get to Mindo will take us around 2 hours, once we arrive to the town we will visit a great place in order to admire many species of hummingbirds. The next stop is at butterfly garden where we will see the 4 stages of the butterfly life, surrounded by 1200 colorful butterflies at the same time. Our next point is the artisan chocolate factory; here you will have the opportunity to know the process to produce a delicious and pure chocolate from the cacao bean. The Lunch will be served at local. If we have time there is a chance to have fun doing Canopy (Zip-Line/optional). Finally we return to Quito.
Duration: 4 hours 
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
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