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Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours

Mindo, Ecuador
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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. Richard Hernandez takes you to different attractions like orchid reserves, butterfly garden,cable car, hikes to hidden waterfalls, birdwatching spots.Highly recommended for Nature Lovers. MINDO CLOUD FOREST
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"flora and fauna"
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"day trip"
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"bird reserve"
in 4 reviews
"chocolate factory"
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"booked a private tour"
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"his enthusiasm"
in 3 reviews
"cloud forest"
in 19 reviews
"white water tubing"
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"great guide"
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"cable car"
in 7 reviews
"zip lining"
in 9 reviews
"local lunch"
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"knowledgeable naturalist"
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"grilled chicken"
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"butterfly farm"
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"beautiful waterfall"
in 3 reviews
"quick trip"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Richard did an excellent job of guiding the tour through Mindo Cloud Forest sharing information on flora and fauna every step of the way. His enthusiasm, knowledge and friendliness made the trip a joy. While we don’t often do tours, we’re glad we took this...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked an adventure tour with Richard Hernandez. This could not have been a more perfect day! Richard promptly picked us up at 6:45 am at our place in Quito, he informed us we had about a 2 hour drive to the Mindo Cloud Forrest....More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Carla from CarpeDiem tours was great & I would recommend her highly. She was our guide for me & Jacqui that was on my GAdventures Galapagos tour. She is friends with a couple that built a treehouse on their property & asked our driver to...More

Thank Carol N
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We booked this private tour the day before. Our hotel offered a tour to Mindo, but we wanted more control over the itinerary and didn't want to potentially be stuck in a large group. Plus, we wanted to do more than just drive by and...More

Thank Heather F
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

I searched high and low for a nature tour of the Mindo cloud Forest, rather than an activity tour with things like zip lining. Richard Hernandez did not disappoint. We had a full day of orchids, butterflies, hummingbirds and learned much about the ecology of...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

My wife and I had an excellent two day tour with Richard Hernández. He collected us from our hotel in Quito and then over the next 36 hours took us to a range of places where we saw and photographed all sort of wildlife including...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We booked a private tour and it was amazing and worth every penny. The hike to the waterfall was beautiful and our guide was extremely knowledgeable informing us about the plants, trees and birds along the hike. At the beginning of the trail we saw...More

Thank Cindylouhoo81
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Richard picked us up at the hotel and took us on a hike to the waterfall where we saw all kinds of orchids and lilies among other plants and trees, the butterfly farm, the hummingbird reserve, the chocolate factory and lunch at a local restaurant....More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

I toured the Cloud Forest with Richard Hernandez July 2015. Yes, it has been a while. The tour was fabulous and I want to thank him for a great day ! Richard was prompt, courteous, and very knowledgeable about his subject ! It was fun...More

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HernandezRichard, Propietario at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you so much for your visit. It was my pleasure, I did enjoyed your company while we were discovering the nature wonders. All the best for your future travels. Muchas gracias for your visit to Mindo Cloud forest.

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Our day trip tour with Richard Hernandez was excellent. Richard is extremely knowledgeable naturalist. The whole day was enjoyable. My favorite part was visiting the hummingbird sanctuary. Since this was a private tour, Richard was very accommodating to our needs. Richard loves what he does...More

Thank Tia M
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jennybiondi14
20 November 2017|
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Response from HernandezRichard | Property representative |
On the entire three days near 210 sp. Of course if it is not under the rainy season.
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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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