Your Travel Experience with Galapagos PRO
Visit the cloud forest
Early morning you will leave Quito for Mindo. In 2 hours you will be in the middle of a cloud forest where it is considered one of the most biodiverse areas in Ecuador and home to some of the most amazing hummingbirds and butterflies. Once in Mindo, you will start the day at the famous Butterfly Farm, where over 100 species can be found. After that, you will climb up a hill to go for a cable car ride, where you will enjoy a 360-degree view of the forest. Across the river, you will find a trek to one of the most breath-taking waterfalls in Mindo. Feel free to bring your swimsuit and take a dip in the cool waters! After all the activities in nature, you will head to Mindo Town, to enjoy your lunch and have some spare time, there are many restaurants to choose from. At the end of the tour, an unforgettable chocolate experience awaits you, where you will learn the process of transforming cocoa into chocolate. This experience is organized by a socially responsible local business and run by a group of women.
Lunch is not included in this tour
Pick up approx 07h43 - Hotel KAIA (Valladolid N24-742 y Julio Zaldumbide)
Other pick up points: Sheraton, Dann Carlton, Le Parc, Wyndham Garden, Swissotel, NH Collection, J.W. Marriott, Holiday Inn, Río Amazonas, Nu House, Reina Isabel, Mercure Alameda, Hilton Colon. The pick-up time varies according to the pick-up location and you will be given the specifics the day before your tour.