Top 5 Things to do in Mindo Ecuador

Top 5 Things to do in Mindo Ecuador

Top 5 Things to do in Mindo Ecuador

Nestled in the middle of the Ecuadorian Cloud Forest, Mindo is a small town offering a wealth of activities to its visitors.

From adrenaline-filled activities to birdwatching, there are many reasons that have made Mindo one of the most sought-after destinations near Quito.

Over the years we have visited the town of Mindo, and each time we end up discovering something new and exciting to do. If not, it is a great place to relax, disconnect from daily routine and enjoy some fresh air. 

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Which activities made it to the top Things to do in Mindo Ecuador by Visit Ecuador and South America?

Coffee Tour Mindo

Coffee Tour

Learn about the origins of coffee and enjoy a warm cup of coffee.
Birdwatching Mindo (1)


Mindo’s location makes it a great place for nature lovers, and a hotspot for birding
tubing in mindo


There are several fun activities available in Mindo for those in search of adventure, one of them is tubing.
butterfly farm mindo (2)

Visit a butterfly farm

One of the top activities for nature lovers is visiting a butterfly farm.
Mindo Chocolate tour (2)

Chocolate tour

A tour that allows its visitors to go on a journey through the history of chocolate making.
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We have created a list of the top 5 things to do in Mindo, so you can explore this small town where two of the most biologically diverse ecoregions in the world meet: the Chocoan lowlands and the Tropical Andes.

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