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    What to Expect
    Departure at 7am from Carpedm’s office we will have breakfast and then set off towards Mindo. The drive takes about two and a half hours. On the way we can stop outside the equator line monument site for anyone who wants to take a quick picture and then carry along the beautiful Mountain roads where you will notice the change in scenery as you go down in altitude.

    Our first stop is the Zip lines or Canopy as they call it here as you are literally above the canopy. There are 10 lines in total and if you are feeling brave you could even try the superman or Butterfly.

    What’s Not Included:
    • Canopy $20
    • Chocolate farm $10 
    • Hike WaterfallsAfter about an hour of adrenalin fueled fun you will head towards the Tarabita which is a cable car that takes you to the start of your waterfall walk. As you walk through the cloud forest you could see a variety of different birds and butterflies. if you bring a swim suit you could take a swim in the crystal clear water.

    Once you have dried off a little we will head for lunch. After lunch optional activities are either:

    1. Visit to chocolate factory (not included in price).  OR

    2. Visit to butterfly Farm / Hummingbirds (not included in price)

    What’s Included:
    • Lunch
    • Bilingual Guide
    • Transport

    What’s not included:
    • Breakfast and Extra Snacks/Beverages
    • $20 entry to ziplining
    • $6 entry to waterfall walk
    • $10 Entry to Chocolate factory Tour or
    • $8 Butterfly Farm
    • Umpa Lumpas
    • TIPS

    What to bring:
    • Waterproof jacket/rain jacket
    • sunglasses
    • sunscreen
    • binoculars * nice to have
    • camera
    • water
    • snacks
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    CarpeDM Adventures Office - Jose Antepara E4-60 y Los Rios OLD TOWN 
    Plaza FOCH - Q Restaurant - NEW TOWN Reina Victoria y Mariscal Foch
    Departure Time
    6.30am departing from Historical Town Quito CarpeDM Adventures Offices - Jose Antepara E4-60 y Los Rios
    7 am Plaza Foch Q Restaurant
    Duration
    8h
    Inclusions
    • What’s Included:
    • Transport
    • Guide
    • Lunch
    Exclusions
    • What’s Not Included:
    • Canopy/Ziplining $20
    • Chocolate Farm $10
    • Entry to Butterfly Farm $8
    • Entry to Waterfall $6
    • Additional Snacks / Beverages
    • TIPS
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • What to bring:
    • Waterproof jacket/rain jacket
    • sunglasses
    • sunscreen
    • binoculars * nice to have
    • camera
    • water
    • snacks
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We booked a daytrip to Mindo and it was perfect! Our lovely guide Andres took us to nice places to enjoy local fruits, to see many hummingbirds and nice waterfalls (great hike, guy). Set lunch was amazing, same like the visit at the chocolate-factory. This...More

    Thank Katharina J
    Justin C, The Carpedm Team at CarpeDM Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Katharina Thanks so much for your review, Andres is one of our in house guides and never fails to impress, with knowledge of the area and sharing his amazing country, we are so pleased you were happy with the tour, If you are ever...More

    Reviewed 18 May 2019 via mobile

    5 of us did the Mindo day tour with Andreas. He was really friendly and relaxed and had a lot of local knowledge - would recommend if you’re in Quito!More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank maddisimpson
    Justin C, The Carpedm Team at CarpeDM Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2019

    Dear Maddison Simpson It is so nice to hear you had such a good time with Andreas in Mindo, Andreas like all of our Guide always does his best to make sure everyone is as happy as you are, this is why it is so...More

    Reviewed 17 April 2019 via mobile

    The tour was well organized, informative and fun. Excellent driver and guide. Isabel at the reception was specially helpful and competent.

    Thank Simon T
    Justin C, The CarpeDM Team at CarpeDM Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2019

    Dear Simon Thanks so much for your review of your Cotopaxi day tour, its great to hear that Your driver Guide and Isabel here in the office made for a great tour.

    Reviewed 10 April 2019 via mobile

    I chose to stay at secret garden hostel because I read about carpe diem a travel agency attached to the hostel and Quito was my first stop in South America, so I was relieved to have some help at my doorstep. The staff were so...More

    Date of experience: January 2019
    Thank KevinH3455
    Justin C, The CarpeDM Team at CarpeDM Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2019

    Dear Kevin Thanks so much for your your review! its great to hear you have had a good time on your tours to Mindo, Cotopaxi and the Amazon with us, we are so pleased that you not only enjoyed the tours but also the service...More

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