Two days one night tour

The birdwatching and photography tour for two days in Mindo Ecuador is ideal for nature lover, who want to have a good list of birds and the best photos, in our reserve Paz de las Aves you will have the opportunity to observe more than 100 different species of birds in one day, our record is 155. In addition, our local guides Angel Paz and Rodrigo Paz are the ones who will accompany your visit in our Refugio Paz de las Aves. they know every corner of the reserve to show you the largest number of species of birds.

At night, The birdwatching and photography tour include one hour looking for owls such as Black-and-white Owl, Colombian Screech Owl and Mottled Owl.

Day 1

  • 3:30pm-6:00pm: We begin with a short walk for birding and photography to the Andean Cock-of-the-rock Lek and others birds including Tanagers, Quetzals, Toucans.
  • 6:30pm: Dinner will be served at the Birding Lodge in Refugio Paz de las Aves, If you are vegetarian or vegan let us know.
  • 8pm: The tour birdwatching and Photography tour include a short walk to look for owls, Angel and Rodrigo will show the owls close by.
Refugio Paz de las aves has more than 189 different species of birds like Antpittas, tanagers, quetzals.

Day 2

  • 5:50am: the first morning for birding and photography will have a cup of coffee with snack.
  • 6:15am: If the first day wasn’t good enough for the Andean cock of the rock. we can try again send day. but if you thing is enough, we will observe others birds near to the birding lodge.
  • 7:30am: Angel or Rodrigo will know the time where you can continue for birdwatching and photography for Antpittas and general birds.
  • 10am: At the end of the activities, The Breakfast will be served. Breakfast include (fruit, bolon, empanada, coffee or milk).
  • 11am: to 12:00pm The birdwatching and photography tour is over, we will do the check list.


Note: It is important to mention that the weather may change if there is any delay with birdwatching and photography tours.

Two days

Birdwatcher and photographers
$ 160 Per person
  • One night accommodation
  • Dinner and breakfast
  • Birdwatching or photo-tour
  • Owls hike
  • Local expert tour guide

Tree days

Birdwatcher and photographer
$ 299 Per person
  • Two nights accommodation
  • Two breakfast, dinner and lunch
  • Birdwatching or photo-tours
  • One Owls hike
  • Local expert tour guide

Half day

Photographers & Birdwatchers
$ 40 Per person
  • Tour start at 6am
  • Birdwatching
  • Breakfast
  • Shared tour guide
  • Tour ends at 11h30am