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Paz de las Aves Bird Refuge, Mindo
(4.5/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
A birdwatchers paradise, Paz de las Aves Bird Refuge attracts visitors with its variety of birds including toucans, ant pittas, cocks of the rock, humming birds, and tanagers. The family owned bird sanctuary, established in 2005, offers tours ranging from a couple of hours to overnight, allowing you to view over 80% of the bird species inhabiting the refuge. If you'd like to stay longer, reserve a room in the wooden cabin. To visit Paz de las Aves Bird Refuge and other attractions in Mindo, use our Mindo vacation planner.
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  • My friend Marie arrived UIO with no expectations for her two-week visit. She planned to help me settle into a new apartment in Mindo and also view the earthquake-ravaged area where I lived for 8 years...  more »
  • We were so lucky to be recommended to go visit Angel Paz's bird sanctuary 30 minutes from Mindo. We wanted to see the beautiful cock-of-the-rock, the "Gallo de la peña"!! Angel Paz has created an oasi...  more »
  • Hummingbirds in many colors and sizes totally close many other bird species of very nice owner, much explaining more rewarding visit!
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