Mindo and Amazon Birding

Day 1: QUITO

Arrival to Quito International airport, where our representative will be waiting to transfer you to the hotel Casa Aliso.

Day 2: QUITO - MINDO

Breakfast included at the hotel.

Pick up from your hotel for private guided City Tour of Quito; visit the colonial area to enjoy the Independence main Square with its awe Cathedral, the Government Palace and Archbishop Palace. Visit the beautiful gold church of “La Compañia” (1606), which has the most ornate and richly sculptured façade and La Compañia churchs considered a finest example of the Baroque architecture in America. You will also see the church of San Francisco (1535).

Continuing the tour to the north of the city where the Equatorial Line is located, you will find a monument marking the latitude 0º 00' 00''. This tour includes a visit to Inti-Ñan solar museum and lunch at local restaurant. Then, drive northwest to Mindo Cloud Forest, check in and overnight at Sachatamia Lodge. B/L/D

Day 3: MINDO CLOUD FOREST

In the morning explore the Cloud Forest Reserve; walk on the differed trails to observe flora and fauna of the area. Drive to Mindo town to visit the butterfly farm. Overnight at Sachatamia Lodge B/L/D

Day 4: MINDO CLOUD FOREST

Early in the morning opportunity to enjoy the “Cock of the Rock” ritual, then return to the Lodge for breakfast and drive to Bellavista Cloud Forest Reserve to walk on the trails an observe flora and fauna specially birds. Overnight at Sachatamia Lodge. B/L/D

Day 5: MINDO - QUITO

Breakfast included at the Lodge, return to Quito and visit en route Yanacocha Reserve (subject to weather conditions). Overnight at Casa Aliso B/L 

Day 6: QUITO - AMAZON RAIN FOREST

After breakfast, private transfer to the airport of Quito airport for Coca flight (around 30 minutes).Met a local representative from Napo Wildlife Center, 4 nights at Napo Wildlife Center Lodge, all included. FB

Day 10: AMAZON – QUITO

After breakfast, transfer to Coca airport for Quito flight. Upon arrival to Quito private transfer to the Hotel Casa Aliso for overnight B

Day 11: QUITO

After breakfast, private transfer to Quito airport for return flight or extension to Galapagos Island

END OF OUR SERVICES 

- Private transportation
- Professional English speaking guide
- Entrance fees to museums & National Parks
- Meals as itinerary specification
- Transfers in / out to hotel / airport
- Accommodation in double rooms (First Class Hotels)
- Air ticktes Quito / Coca / Quito (Amazon Lodge)
- Personal items
- Alcoholic drinks
- Tips
- Meals not mention on the itinerary
- Insurance of any type
PRICES START FROM $2486 PER PERSON
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