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Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours

Mindo, Ecuador
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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)
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"flora and fauna"
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"bird reserve"
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"day trip"
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"booked a private tour"
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"his enthusiasm"
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"chocolate factory"
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"cloud forest"
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"cable car"
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"local lunch"
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"knowledgeable naturalist"
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"beautiful waterfall"
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"an excellent guide"
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"quick trip"
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"hummingbird sanctuary"
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Reviewed 4 days ago 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

Thank collins_p
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank petercO8282LZ
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago 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

Thank geminilady69
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Reviewed 7 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

Thank pbooth2018
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HernandezRichard, Propietario at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 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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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Booked a private tour with Richard Hernandez for the Mindo Cloud Forest and my wife and I had an amazing time. He took us to a little seen waterfall (unlike other tour companies) that was prefaced by a beautiful hike up pristine lush paths with...More

Thank John B
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

We'd gone with Richard Hernandez on a day trip and were happy to book 2 days and an overnight with this - now I have to say - friend. His enthusiasm for nature and for the accomplighments of the people in Mindo sold us. He...More

Thank marysam365
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HernandezRichard, Propietario at Mindo Cloud Forest Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2018

It is always my pleasure. Thank you for letting be your guide. Gracias for your worth visit. Please come back, here you already have a friend. Sincerely thank you so much.

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

The people, the forests, the weather, the town, the birds....all is amazing at Mindo. It is not far from Quito and a bit hidden but worth the drive. All the places are moderately price and cozy, picturesque. If you wake up early enough you are...More

Thank carlosyfaby
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Our family of 4, 2 adults and 2 teenagers, had a wonderful time doing the adventure day in the Mindo Cloud forest with Richard. Richard made the logistics very easy. He picked us up at our hotel in Quito. He spoke English extremely well. He...More

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jennybiondi14
21 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
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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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