Quito or Airport Area. Other locations in Ecuador available.
9:00am (estimated time) – Pick up from your hotel
Accommodation in Las Terrazas de Dana Lodge & Spa
All meals described in the tours
All entrance tickets
Snacks Box served during the shuttle service from/to Quito
Dana Experience “Water Refill Silver Bottle”
Spa services will have a 20% discount in any of the therapies
Water refill, coffee, tea
Laundry Service in Mindo
Tips & gratuities
Alcoholic and no described drinks
Travel and health insurance
Do not litter
Avoid light colored clothing
Use mosquito repellent
Refillable water bottle (we supply water)
Raincoat in rainy season
Flashlight or headlamp
Walking slowly and not make much noise
DAY 1 – Middle of the World, Hummingbirds Garden and Chocolate Factory
Pick up from your location. During the transfer to Las Terrazas de Dana Boutique Lodge & Spa in Mindo Cloud Forest, you will enjoy a snacks box.
Chance to stop and enjoy the amazing Middle of the World, the interesting Intiñan Museum, the wonderfull Pululahua Viewpoint and Los Armadillos Hummingbirds Garden.
Lunch at our restaurant.
After lunch, we will visit a different Hummingbirds Garden located in Mindo Town in which you will have the opportunity to check and know some unassociated species of hummingbirds than the ones you knew in Los Armadillos. A local Chocolate Factory will be our next stop. A guide will let you know all the details about the process to make chocolate and at the end of the tour you will taste different types of this exquisiteness.
Dinner and lodging at Las Terrazas de Dana Boutique Lodge.
After breakfast in your private terrace or our Restaurant area, and when you feel ready, hopefuly no more than 9:30, we will continue to the Chairlift which takes 20 minutes to climb up to the top area of Mindo’s Valley. You will enjoy awesome views of The Mindo Cloud Forest Ecosystem which is known worldwide for its biodiversity and birding. Mindo Cloud Forest is also characterized by the persistent low-lying clouds that deliver lots of moisture and hence thick plant growth. The next stop is the great Butterfly Farm in which you can see more than 1000 colorful butterflies flying all around you, their famed bamboo and pambil towers will let you admire the Cloud Forest from above.
After this wonderful morning, you will get back to Las Terrazas de Dana Boutique Lodge & Spa. At the Hotel, you will have plenty of time to pack your staff and check out at noon. Finally, your private transfer to Quito or Airport area will be ready for you. Our driver will pick you up.