Discovering Mindo

Discovering Mindo

3 Days / 2 Nights Discovering Mindo

Included in Tour:

  • Lodging at Casa Divina Lodge, including all taxes
  • All transportation including transfers Quito hotel - Casa Divina - Quito Hotel on first and last day 
  • All meals from lunch on day 1 to lunch on day 3
  • All entrance fees and activities mentioned in the itinerary
  • Local, Licensed, English-speaking Bird Guide (the tour guide will meet you at Casa Divina Lodge)
  • Drinking Water
  • Coffee and Tea Service at the lodge

Not included in Tour

  • Entrance fee to Inti Ñan Solar Museum (about $4 per person)
  • Beverages at Casa Divina Lodge
  • Tips
  • Extra activities


Pick up at hotel in Quito. Stop at Inti Ñan Solar Museum


Arrive Casa Divina Lodge. Check in


In-house Lunch at Casa Divina Lodge.


Depart for hike to Mindo Ziplines Tour. A great way to see the canopy level of the cloud forest This is a VERY fun activity for the whole family. You are safely secured into a harness and sent off over the tree tops on a double-cable system through a 10 cable course.


Return to Casa Divina Lodge.


Dinner and Lodging at Casa Divina Lodge.


Guided night walk. During the hike we can observe insects, frogs, fireflies, listen to the owls and watch the bats fly by.

(the early morning visit to the cock-of-the-rock lek is a trip highlight for many visitors, but you may choose to stay in bed a few extra hours and continue the itinerary from breakfast on)

5.00amDepart for Reserve Paz de Las Aves.
5.45amArrive at Paz de Laz Aves. (1.700 m. /5.577 ft.) Cock-of-the-Rock Lek observation. 
9.00amReturn to Casa Divina Lodge. Breakfast.
10.00amDepart for walk to Mariposas de Mindo Butterfly Farm. Continue on to tubing down the Mindo River. A short 20-min ride down the   Mindo River on a raft of innertubes bound together, led by a guide.
1.00pmReturn to Casa Divina Lodge. In-House Lunch. 
Free Afternoon.
7:00pmDinner at Casa Divina Lodge.
8.00amBreakfast at Casa Divina Lodge.
8:30amDeparture for hike up to Nambillo Waterfall and Cable Waterfall Sanctuary. Hiking, swimming, photo opportunities.

12.30pmReturn to Casa Divina Lodge.
1.00pmIn-House Lunch. Check out. End of Tour.
2.00pmDeparture back to Quito hotel.