3 Days / 2 Nights Mindo Naturalist Tour
Included in Tour:
- 2 nights lodging at Casa Divina Lodge, including all taxes.
- All transportation starting with hotel transfer on day 1 and ending on day 3.
- All meals from dinner on day 1 to lunch on day 3.
- All entrance fees and activities mentioned in the itinerary.
- Local, licensed, English-speaking bird watching guide.
- Purified drinking water.
Not Included in Tour:
- Beverages at dinner
- Extra activities
The tour begins with a Quito Hotel pick up. On the way, stop at the Mitad del Mundo monument or Inti Ñan Solar Museum. Then continue heading down into the cloud forest, making your way to the Mindo valley.
Arrive at Casa Divina for check in and in–house lunch, and continue with a walk to the Orchid Garden (Jardín de Orquídeas) followed by some afternoon birdwatching at nearby feeders.
After dinner discover the sights and sounds of the cloud forest night life on the guided night walk.
Lodging at Casa Divina Lodge.
Early departure to Paz de Las Aves reserve where the lek of the Cock of the Rock can be observed, as well as other fascinating bird species. Return to Casa Divina Lodge for breakfast.
The day continues with a walk to Mariposas de Mindo Butterfly farm.
Lunch is served at Casa Divina Lodge and dessert will be waiting for you at the Mindo Chocolate Tour in the town of Mindo. Enjoy a free afternoon in town, or head up to the lodge for an afternoon rest.
Dinner at Casa Divina Lodge.
Optional birdwatching on the Casa Divina observation deck before breakfast.
Breakfast at Casa Divina Lodge. Depart for hiking at the Rio Bravo Reserve. Waterfalls, swimming and photo opportunities.
Return to Casa Divina Lodge for in-house lunch and check out.
Transfer to Quito hotel or your next destination. End of Tour.