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Paz de las Aves Bird Refuge, Mindo

(4.5/5 based on 120+ 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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  • Landed at 5:45 at night in the mud, but it's worth it to see cocks of magnificent rock, then the antpittas, and after included in the price of admission to the Park an excellent small lunch
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  • Great experience to see a lot of local birds you would never see anywhere else. The guides for the property are able to bring in a lot of different types of birds in a well planned morning. The people...  more »
  • This simple but lovely small lodge is located 30mn away from Mindo on a 25 ha private nature reserve. It was created by 2 brothers working the land and so passionate about birds that they actually “be...  more »