Mindo also known as the heart of the cloud forest, is located approximately an hour and a half by car from the city of Quito in the northwest of the province of Pichincha. In Mindo, people practice a very interesting sport such as bird watching, an activity that captivates foreign tourists, in this area, you can see more than 500 different species of birds, El gallo de la peña being the bird emblematic of the sector.
If you love to enjoy nature through a beautiful hiking in nature and also visit beautiful waterfalls, this place is for you. Mindo offers you the possibility of visiting up to 6 waterfalls in a single day and best of all, you can choose how long you want to walk and the number of waterfalls you want to visit; Within the cloud forest, vegetation is abundant, especially bromeliads, ferns, and orchids.
If you love adrenaline and extreme sports, Mindo also has a lot to offer you. A very interesting option is to practice tubing in the river. In this activity, you will have guides who will support you throughout the journey along the river and with the necessary equipment (life jackets, protective helmets).
Imagine having the possibility of taking your Spanish classes in Quito and traveling to Mindo on the weekend. Sounds amazing right!! At Ecuaidioma, depending on availability, we offer you the opportunity to go with us and enjoy a day of adventure in this incredible tourist place.