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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. 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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“bird reserve” (4 reviews)
“cloud forest” (16 reviews)
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Mindo, Ecuador
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The weather had something to do with it. With no clouds you lose a little bit of the experience. The lateness of our tour, our choice, had something to do with the fact that there were no birds around. But it all just seemed a...More

Thank Richard L
HernandezRichard, Propietario at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear cloud forest visitor. I feel so sad to know about that experience. By the other hand, in MY birding tours we do start early and it will depend on the itinerary and type of tour you have booked. For birding I do carry spotting...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

We had a fantastic day on the Cloud Forest tour booked with Richard Hernandez. He picked us up from our hotel and told us all about the history and geography of Ecuador while driving us to the cloud forest via Pululahua volcano crater. We hiked...More

Thank Andrew M
HernandezRichard, Propietario at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much. Your visit is so important for us. Gracias !

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Richard arranged a pick up for us which derive us 3 hours from quito to mindo, he set up a sweet mountain biking excursion which was thrilling and informative, then we repelled down 3 huge waterfalls which was exhilarating, we then snacked and drove to...More

Thank Louelife
HernandezRichard, Propietario at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Happy to hear that you have enjoyed the full day adventure. Thank you very much !

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 StevenW197
HernandezRichard, Propietario at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Visits like yours made it possible that the cloud forest day tour was beautiful and wonderful. Thank you very much !

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
HernandezRichard, Propietario at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your worth visit made all this Cloud forest a magical place. Thank you very much !

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

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HernandezRichard, Propietario at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming to visit Mindo cloudforest and let us be your naturalist guide. Muchas gracias !

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!

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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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marlatoolsonpotter
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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