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Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours

Mindo, Ecuador
+593 98 619 3500
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US$125.00*
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Private Mindo Cloud Forest Tour Including a Chocolate Factory Visit from Quito
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Discover the Nature wonders just 2 hours drive from Quito, you can visit here on a day trip or stay overnight at one of the several confortable lodges in the town. Richard Hernandez takes you to different attractions like Pahuma orchid reserve,butterfly garden,cable car, hike to hidden waterfalls, birdwatching spots.Highly recommended for Nature Lovers. MINDO CLOUD FOREST
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Richard is an outstanding guide, host and person. He is extremely knowledgeable about the flora and fauna of this fascinating cloud forest. He's personable, has excellent English and is flexible about adapting his tours to the needs/interests of the clients. We were picked up in...More

2  Thank Steven W
Reviewed 28 December 2016

About Richard: My husband and I visited the Mindo Cloud Forest with Richard. He was very knowledgable and an excellent naturalist and guide. He gave us information throughout the trip not just about the flora and fauna of the cloud forest but also about historical...More

2  Thank swati k
Reviewed 20 November 2016

If you are looking for someone who is passionate about the cloud forest and birds then Richard is your guy. He provided us with detailed information on what to wear and what to bring on the tour, called the day prior to confirm all of...More

1  Thank Rain-Proof
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I was in Ecuador for a first time visit and wanted to visit Mindo based on the experience of others and was fortunate to learn of Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, and even though I inquired only a few days in advance, Richard Hernandez was...More

2  Thank louiscfl27
HernandezRichard, Owner at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

I sincerely appreciate you have taken a time to share your experience in the Cloud Forest. Thank you very much for your visit ! I hope to see you again.

Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Best trip ever. Great tour guide. Long drive but well worth the trip and outstanding views. Highly recommend the zip lining and especially the tubing. Fabulous fun and finished the day with tour and visit to chocolate factory. Great lunch, beer and best brownies ever!...More

Thank patty v
Reviewed 9 May 2016

I did a day tour to the cloud Forrest and Mindo and it was very nice. Richard is very nice and knowledgable. I feel that I learned a lot. Mindo and the cloud forest are definitely worth a visit. They are not to far from...More

2  Thank Curleysue M
HernandezRichard, Owner at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2016

It was a pleasure to have you here in the Cloud Forest. Thank you very much for your visit.

Reviewed 13 April 2016

I highly recommend Richard's tour of the Cloud Forest. In addition to being a wonderful guide, a knowledgeable naturalist, and a great driver - he was also wonderful company and a great presence on our trip. He is very flexible on customizing the trip to...More

4  Thank Kyra R
HernandezRichard, Owner at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2016

I appreciate very much your visit. Thank you for letting me be your guide in Mindo Cloud Forest. Muchas gracias por tu visita!

Reviewed 24 March 2016

We saw 30 different humming birds, and numerous other birds. Richard Hernandez was very knowledgeable and knew were to find the birds, His English was excellent. I would highly recommend him for your bird watching tour. We took the Choco Birding day tour His price...More

4  Thank PDHeindl
HernandezRichard, Owner at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2016

It is very nice to know that you enjoyed the wonders of the cloud forest. Thank you very much for your worth visit.

Reviewed 15 February 2016

I was in Ecuador doing biological research, and had a free day to explore. I was fortunate to find Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, and even though I inquired only one day in advance, Richard Hernandez was still able to arrange a tour for me....More

3  Thank raphus21
HernandezRichard, Owner at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2016

I am so glad to hear that you had a great visit of the Cloudforest. Thank you so much!

Reviewed 16 October 2015

Richard Hernandez picked us up from our hotel in Quito and drove us to the Pululuhua crater to take some pictures of the houses and farms inside the crater and then a quick trip through the shops. Our next stop was in the Mindo cloud...More

2  Thank Comesta2day
HernandezRichard, Owner at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2016

Thank you for your visit of the Cloud forest and let me share with you what I love. I appreciate your worth value interest in nature. Kindly Richard Hernandez

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marlatoolsonpotter
Can you go on the Mashpi Lodge bike zip line without staying at the Lodge?
15 June 2016|
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Response from HernandezRichard | Property representative |
Hi there. You have to stay there at the lodge. The price for one night with 3 meals (L, D and B), soft drinks and pick up/drop off from 5 stars hotels from Quito is USD. 1,178 plus taxes (14% government tax + 10% service... More
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