This program offers you the possibility to be in the magic cloud forest. Mindo is situated approximately two hours west of Quito.
The Mindo Nambillo reserve has a primary forest with an immense biodiversity that includes one of the greatest concentrations of bird species anywhere in the world. In addition to the vast array of birds, many of which are endemic to the Chocó bioregion, the area is home to over 375 types of orchids and a wide variety of bromeliads, butterflies and other insects.
During this day, you will travel to the northwest of Quito to visit the amazing Cloud Forest of Mindo where you live great adventures: First you will visit a butterfly farm, where the local guides will explain you about the metamorphosis of this insect and will introduce you to a different world, the butterflies' world where they can eat from your hands. After this interesting experience you will enjoy of the canopy tour, an amazing journey on which you will travel through 10 cables of different sizes that permit you to fly from tree to tree like a bird; then you will experience the tubbing feeling the adrenaline in your bodies while you will go down along Nambillo river.
After this full morning of activities you will go to Sachatamia lodge located close to Mindo where a delicious lunch will be waiting for you. In the afternoon you can walk through the trails of this reserve and see the tiny and colorful hummingbirds. Late afternoon return to Quito.
DOES NOT INCLUDE: soft and alcoholic drinks, tips and personal expenses.
THE RATES INCLUDE: Private transportation, bilingual guide, Lunch, entrance fees