The Cloud Forest Tours & Holidays

The Cloud Forest Small Group Tours & Tailor-Made Holidays

Stretching from Quito to Colombia, the Northern Sierra is taken up by 'cloud forest' the name given to a particular type of ecosystem that plays host to vegetation found between 900 and 2,500m on the slopes of the Andes. These forests have high levels of biodiversity with plunging valleys filled with tall, orchid-festooned trees and a plethora of plants, birds and mammals, making the region a delight for anyone with an interest in ecology. The Bellavista Cloud Reserve spans ...

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Superior | Lodge

Bellavista Cloud Forest Reserve Lodge, Bellavista Cloud Forest

A truly unique place to stay in this idyllic natural area, the Bellavista is an ecolodge in a wonderful location. Guests can stay above the forest canopy; some prefer the wonderful four-storey,…
Superior | Lodge

El Monte Sustainable Lodge, Mindo

Located in the heart of the lush Mindo Cloud Forest, the quaint El Monte Sustainable Lodge offers a riverside haven for nature lovers on the banks of the Mindo River. Here you will find simplicity and…
Ultra | Lodge

Mashpi Lodge, Mindo

A modern luxury lodge set in more than 3,000 acres of cloud forest in northern Ecuador just 2 ½ hours from Quito, Mashpi Lodge is an intimate base from which to explore the biodiversity of this region.…


Travel to Ecuador & Galapagos with like-minded people on one of our small group tours (usually max size 12), featuring knowledgeable local guides and an expert tour leader.