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Mindo Hummingbird tour - Mindo full day tour





07:15 am

Pick up from your hotel in Quito

08:30 am

Visit of the Reserve at 2200 m above sea level, chance to see the endemic “violet tailed sylph” and others.

10:00 am

Hummingbird paradise (1800m above sea level), chance to see “white whiskered hermit” the endemic one and others.

12:30 am

Visit of the Reserve at 1780m above sea level. Chance to see the endemic “purple velvet coronet

12:00 am

Another Cloudforest Reserve  at 1800 masl, great chance to see the “brown inca” endemic too.

13:30 pm

Lunch and opportunity to see: “green thorntail” no endemic but unique hummer in this particular place and two other species too.

15:00 pm

We leave the area.

16:00 pm

Back to the hotel in Quito



Includes: English speaking-naturalist guide/driver, 4WD ground transportation.
Not included: Entrance fees (USD. 40), Lunch (USD.10),drinks, gratuities.






1 day tour Mindo Full Day of hummers



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Note: Special Promotion prices will only be applied with payments in cash (local payment) or bank wire.
Important: Prices based in private tour service.





Choco endemic bird species and Mindo hummingbird list

List of endemic bird species of the Choco Region

List of Hummingbirds of Mindo Cloud Forest



Berlepschis Tinamou

White-necked Jacobin

Plumbeous Forest-Falcon

White-whiskered Hermit

Dark-backed Wood-Quail

Green Violetear

Brown Wood-Rail

Sparkling Violetear

Dusky Pigeon

Speckled Hummingbird

Pallid Dove

Green-crowned Brilliant

Indigo-Crowned Quail dove

White-bellied Woodstar

Rose-faced Parrot

Purple-throated Woodstar

Banded Ground Cuckoo

Green-crowned Woodnymph

Colombian Screech Owl

Rufuos-tailed Hummingbird

Chocó Screech Owl

Tawny-bellied Hermit

Cloud forest Pygmy Owl

Andean Emerald


Purple-bibbed Whitetip

White Whiskered Hermit

Brown Inca

Purple-Chested Hummingbird

Collared Inca

Velvet-purple Coronet

Buff-tailed Coronet

Brown Inca

Velvet-purpled Coronet

Gorgeted Sunangel

Gorgeted Sunangel

Hoary Puffleg

Green-fronted Lancebill

Violet-tailed Sylph

Wedge-billed Hummingbird

Chocó Trogon

Brown Violetear

Orange-fronted Barbet

Fawn-breasted Brilliant

Toucan Barbet

Violet-tailed Sylph

Pale-mandibled Aracari

Booted Racket-tail

Plate-billed Mountain Toucan

Tooth-billed Hummingbird

Choco Toucan

Hoary Puffleg

Lita Woodpecker

Black-breasted Puffleg

Choco Woodpecker

White-tailed Hillstar

Double-banded Graytail

Empress Brilliant

Pacific Tuftedcheek


Uniform Treehunter


Stub-tailed Antbird


Esmeraldas Antbird


Yellow-breasted Antpitta


Pacific Flatbill 


Orange-breasted Fruiteater


Long-wattled Umbrellabird


Club-winged Manakin


Black Solitaire

Beautiful Jay


Chocó Warbler


Scarlet-breasted Dacnis


Yellow-collared Chlorophonia


Scarlet and White Tanager


Glistening-green Tanager


Rufous-throated Tanager


Gray and gold Tanager


Blue Whiskered Tanager


Moss-backed Tanager


Ochre-breasted Tanager


Scarlet-browed Tanager


Dusky bush Tanager


Yellow-green  Bush Tanager


Black-chinned Mountain-Tanager