Mistic and magical Mindo Cloud Forest. Immerse yourself into the thick vegetation of tres, wild flowers and orquids. Cloud Forest is located on the edge of the Andes. Just 60 miles away from the Quito city. Do one of the best day trips from Quito in small groups. Enjoy the sub-tropical climate in the ever-green forest. This sector is within the 10 most important eco systems on earth. Visit the Hummingbirds' paradaise a nature spot, perfect to do birdwatching and see the White-naked Jacobin, Golden olive Woodpecker, Purple-throated Woodsta, Golden Tanager among others. Have fun in the ziplining station crossing from one mountain to another one above the greenwoods. Walk through narrow paths covered with giant tree ferns. Visit the waterfall route and do swimming in crystalline ponds. Fly over the cloud forest in a tarabita or cable car. Explore the Mariposario of Mindo (Butterfly Garden). Make and taste the best Mindo chocolate. You will frequently travel on a semi-private model tour.