Hummingbirds Xtreme

This Tour will introduce you to the various habitats where these little gems live.

Mindo Xtreme

This Tour will cover different ranges of altitude covering some of the most impressive birding areas of the country.

Andes, Yanacocha, Tandayapa

A seven day tour around most of the magical places near de the lodge.

Adventures and Visits

Try one of our Xtreme tours and see the wonders of Mindo

Xtreme sports like rafting, tubing, rapelling, mountain bike, kayaking, camping in the cloud forest, extreme trekking and other exciting adventures are organized within Septimo Paraiso. Visits to the butterfly farm, orchid house, acuarium and the Nambillo cable cart are also available.


One of the most wonderful adventures of your life

The Tandayapa and Mindo Valleys, just 84 km northwest of Quito, are amongst the best birding sites in South America. Around 430 species have been recorded, with 370 around Mindo alone, the birding here is excellent with species such as Toucan Barbet, Scaled Antpitta, Spillman`s Tapaculo, Little Woodstar, Long-Wattled Umbrellabird, Tanager-finch, Black-crowned Tityra, Golden-Bellied Warbler, Torrent Duck,White-capped Dipper and many more.

Birding at Septimo Paraiso is a magical experience, the overwhelming 322 species makes birdwatching here unforgettable. Birdwatching at its best!