Pichincha
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Our most recommended Pichincha Zip-Line Adventures

  • Mindo Cloud Forest Small Group Tour from Quito

    1. Mindo Cloud Forest Small Group Tour from Quito

    Benefit from pickup at your hotel in Quito, and then get stunning views of the Andes Mountains as you drive north-west to the unique Hummingbird Garden. See 10 to 20 different species of hummingbirds, depending on the season or time of the day, and try local tropical fruits. Take a 1-hour walk into the cloud forest to admire the diverse flora and fauna up close. Look for endemic species of plants and animals found nowhere else on earth as you encounter a series of beautiful streams and waterfalls.  Reach the protected Mindo Cloud Forest Reserve to experience the astonishing beauty of one of the highest biodiverse sites in the world. Avail of all the activities at your own expense, such as a zip line across the forest canopy, or rappelling down rocks.

    Exceptional small group tour with flexibility to choose from multiple activities. Unique animals and scenery!

  • Mindo-Ziplining, Equator Museum and Chocolate Factory

    2. Mindo-Ziplining, Equator Museum and Chocolate Factory

    Mindo is a mountain area watershed or landmark located at the western side of the Ecuadorian Andes, where two of the most bio-diverse ecoregions in the world meet, the Chocoan lowlands and the Tropical Andes. This private tour is recommended for all types of adventurous travelers. Below you’ll find the standard itinerary. As this is a private tour you can modify it to your own preferences. You can choose between a chocolate tour in Mindo, tubing in the river (cold water!), a butterfly tour, a tour at the Inti Nan museum and much more! Hotel pickup and drop-off is included. All hours are approximate, except for the starting time. 7:00 AM Pickup at the hotel in Quito and start driving to Mindo 9:30 AM Coffee and delicious brownie at chocolate factory Quetzal (chocolate tour optional) 11:00 AM Canopy tour (10 lines) 1:00 PM Lunch at a local restaurant 4:00 PM Visit to the Intiñan museum,...

  • Mindo Ziplining

    3. Mindo Ziplining

    To begin your zip line experience, receive a briefing on the safety methods used during the activity by a highly skilled guide. The guide accompanies the group at all times throughout the activity. The first cable begins on a raised platform. You walk from the arrival site of one cable to the departure site of the next one. The walks vary between 13 feet to 492 feet (4 meters to 150 meters), and are somewhat intense in nature. Everyone walks together on the trails and waits at each platform, so you’ll be with your family and friends. Enjoy a total of ten unique cable rides which vary in length and catch spectaclar views of the forest canopy.

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What people are saying about Pichincha

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 16 reviews

Amazing experience full of variety with fun and helpful guides.

This experience is so fun with many options to choose from, tons of flexibility, and an expert guide. Diego, Andrea, and Gabriel were an incredible guide team. Zip-lining gave us incredible views and we got to do way more routes than we anticipated for such a good price. Then we did a coffee agricultural tour that involved everything from picking the coffee cherry and processing it all the way to drinking it fresh. We got to do a chair lift with more amazing views and ended at a very nice restaurant that also sold tasty Mindo chocolate. Diego was very knowledgeable and accommodating, Andrea captured all our best moments, and Gabriel got us everywhere very safely. Would highly recommend, very good deal.

The Mindo Cloud Forest left us completely fascinated. A natural place of great beauty. The additional activities we did (zip line and chocolate tour) turn out to be more than recommended. A special mention deserves the guide who accompanied us, Óscar. He coordinated the trip to the thousand wonders, was very attentive to us and made a two-hour car trip most enjoyable. We are totally grateful to you for the day we spent.

Mindo is worth a trip

I had booked the tour months in advance. Communication worked extremely well from start to finish. Punctual hotel pickup. The tour guide had a good knowledge and told us a lot of interesting things about our trip. We visit a hummingbird garden, a butterfly farm and learned a lot about chocolate making. The subsequent tasting of different chocolates was a real treat. I highly recommend the tour.

Trip is better than it sounds. Hummingbirds, hike to waterfall, cable car ride and ride down the mountain on the lift were all great.

Exceptional small group tour with flexibility to choose from multiple activities. Unique animals and scenery!