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Enquire About Holidays to the Ecuadorian Cloud Forest

When Do You Want To Go?

Just outside Ecuador's capital city lies a steamy subtropical rainforest known as a cloud forest, filled to the brim with endemic wildlife and fascinating plant life like nowhere else on Earth. Visitors can spend their days hiking the forest floor in search of bromeliads and orchids, or high above in the jungle canopy spotting hummingbirds and tanagers, toucans and antpittas.

Most people choose to stay in a jungle lodge, nestled within its own protected area, and each with its own character. Due to the remote nature of the lodges, most programmes include all food and drink, as well as guided tours to explore the surrounds as part of the price of the stay. A few days here is the perfect indulgence for wildlife enthusiasts and those looking to re-connect with nature, and a real escape from reality

The Area

Despite feeling away-from-it-all, the cloud forest is only around an hour and a half from Quito, and easily reached by car. Speak to your Travel Specialist who can organise private or shared transfers from the city to the area.

Best Time to Go

The dry season starts from around mid-June and runs until October, and is generally considered a good time to travel. However, rain is always to be expected in a tropical rainforest, especially during the afternoons when you can expect short, sharp showers. There is rainfall most days between February and April.

If you would like to begin creating your perfect Ecuador holiday, Simply complete the enquiry form to get in touch.

Alternatively call our Travel Specialists on 020 8546 6222.

Looking for inspiration? Check out some of our Ecuador itineraries.

 

Mashpi Lodge


This 5 star resort nestled deep within Ecuador's beautiful Cloud Forest region exudes class and is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the escapism of the forest in true luxury.

Excellent service, extremely comfortable rooms and a programme of nature excursions makes Mashpi Lodge the best choice for discerning guests.

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Bella Vista Lodge


Set within its own 700-hectare private reserve, the Bella Vista Lodge offers excellent guided tours throughout the natural landscapes.

Whether it's a forest walk or an adventure above the canopy, there's plenty to explore with Bella Vista's experienced tour guides.

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Sachatamia Rainforest Reserve


You can't beat Sachatamia for amazing bird watching within the Ecuadorian Cloud Forest.

Exceeding 120 hectares of subtropical jungle, this large ecological reserve is a fantastic location for hiking or wildlife spotting, while the cosy wooden lodge boasts a fully equipped spa with breath-taking views from the hilltop.

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