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Day trips and Walking Tour

We did several tours with CarpeDM. A day trip to Cotopaxi and to Quilotoa, as well as a walking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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4D/3N in the Guacamayo Lodge

We booked our jungle trip with this agency. Damien (I think that was his name) did a really good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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New to the CarpeDM family in 2015 - Caiman Eco-lodge and Casa CarpeDM. Founded in 2007, we pride ourselves in providing great value in our programs ranging from: Galapagos Cruises & Island hopping, Amazon, daytours, climbing, biking, trekking, community projects and more. Our 3/3/3 program also ensures your time has a lasting impact. Located in the Heart of Historical Quito our passion for Adventure & Ecuador can found minutes away from Plaza San Blas. Our team looks forward to sharing the best of Ecuador with you!
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did several tours with CarpeDM. A day trip to Cotopaxi and to Quilotoa, as well as a walking tour. We absolutely loved the philosophy and the people who are working there (special thanks to Stefanie & Ali?!😊) Absolutely recommend it, we enjoyed the trips...More

Thank Valentina1324
carpedm a, The CarpeDM Team at CarpeDM Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Valentina1324 Thank you so much for your review It is great to hear you did several tours with us and were impressed with all of them. Stefanie and Ali always do their best to make sure everyone has a good time. If you are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our jungle trip with this agency. Damien (I think that was his name) did a really good job in explaining us the whole journey and the little differences between every lodge and the transportations. He was honest and didn't wanted to sell us...More

Thank Chrissen2503
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These guys are amazing. They provided options for jungle tour and recommended the best option that was so reasonably priced and the communication was awesome. I booked it from USA and everything was done via emails. Fantastic team at CarpeDM. Highly recommend them!

Thank Kgoradia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Solo traveller in later twenties. Booked a day tour to Cotopaxi for 50 dollars. This included not only transportation but also breakfast, lunch and mountain biking, which in my opinion a very good deal. only thing you pay may be water or snacks that you...More

Thank Kazufumi A
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I went to Otovalo with Andres as our guide. The pacing of each activity was very good, and Andres was great at answering everybody's questions/ needs. While I wasn't sure of what to expect, as I am not much of a shopper, I was really...More

Thank Morffeus
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I pretty much did 3 things with CarpeDM. 1. Walking tour: highly recommend. I can't remember our guides name, but if I remember correctly, it is his father's and grandfather's name. He was very informative and sweet. 2. Cotopaxi day trip: If you only have...More

1  Thank Morgan L
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We booked our 8 day Galapagos trip with Carpe DM after looking at LOTS of places. Dorian was super helpful and patient with us and got us the best deal we could get (almost the same price as going direct with the boat). We also...More

Thank Pete D
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Enjoyed a day in Cotopoxi with Andres. He is the coolest. Andres I still have your gloves lol sorry I forgot to give it back.

Thank Seti Y
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I got sick on the day I was supposed to take this trip and sent an email very late at night to say I could not go. They were very understanding and emailed right back to say I could go another day. It was such...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Free walking tour of quito organised by carpediem was excellent. The guide consuelo was brilliant the tour was very informative and interesting and we covered most of the city including the main sights and attractions/ politics/history/architecture and cultural norms etc.. lasted hours great value for...More

1  Thank Laurie M
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Gerald V
7 November 2016|
Response from mrsrTampa_FL | Reviewed this property |
Most certainly. They did a wonderful day tour of Quilotoa for us and we were very pleased. I am certain they can accommodate a day trip to Mindo for birding. Their hostel is also a GREAT option. Very reasonable price... More
18 September 2016|
Response from Audra C | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend staying in Cotopaxi for AT LEAST one night. That's the amount of time I stayed but I wish I had stayed longer. It's quite far from Quito (assuming that's where you're located), and Cotopaxi National Park... More
Bill O
4 September 2016|
Response from carpedm a | Property representative |
Dear Bill, Thank-you for your message. Unfortunately, we are not aware of any possibilities for fishing. If you like to send us a direct message via our website, we can ask around and get back to you. Anything else... More