Otavalo Market and Mindo Cloud Forest Tour 3-Days 2-Night

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Explore three stops on this multi-day tour, from the Otavalo market to the Mindo cloud forest with a stop at Cuicocha lagoon for 3 days and 2 nights. Without a doubt a trip that you couldn't miss.


  • Visit to the largest market in Latin America, Market Otavalo
  • Stop and excursion in the Cuicocha lagoon
  • Ticket for bird watching in the Mindo Cloud Forest Reserve


Day 1: This day begins the adventure on a trip to Otavalo from the city of Quito. On the way we will stop in Cayambe to try cookies, a traditional food. Miralago It is the best place to take photos of Otavalo and the Imbabura Volcano and our main stops will be the Otavalo market where you can discover handmade crafts and textiles. After touring the market we will have a delicious lunch at a local restaurant and continue to the Peguche waterfall, a 20 m (65.6 ft) waterfall, considered a ceremonial center, where purification baths are performed. Finally the day ends at Taita Gundo, a gallery of musical and cultural instruments. Day 2: This beautiful day is made for trekking in the Cuicocha Lagoon for around 4 hours. We will head to Mindo for lunch. Day 3: In the Mindo-Nambillo Cloud Forest Reserve Visiting the Nambillo Waterfall and we will pass through it on the Cable Car. The butterfly farm will be our second stop, here you will learn about the life cycle and the different varieties of butterflies, the Chocolate Factory in Mindo will be our last point to visit. Here we will begin the return to the city of Quito.


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