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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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  • There are some birds that you are never going to find on your own and Antpitta's definitely are mysterious, beautiful birds that fit that category. We saw five different species of Antpitta's as well ...  more »
  • I arranged a morning visit with my own guide. the guides from Paz are engaged in making sure visitors are in the right place to see some lovely birds. it's a beautiful valley. you'll be with numerous ...  more »
  • Amazing biodiversity of birds. They do great work there reforesting the area to maintain all the beautiful birds, plant, and insect diversity of Ecuador.