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Road into an Ecuadorian town.
Road into an Ecuadorian town.
Mindo, located in the cloud forrest about 2 hours from Quito. It's both scenic and quite. Perfect for a photographic tour or yoga retreat.
Chocolate Tour in Ecuador
Chocolate Tour in Ecuador
One of the fun distractions in Mindo, the choclate tour is a great way to see the uses for one Ecuadors major crops. We can take the tour after our yoga practice. Their are pleanty of with pleanty of opportuities during the tour for photography and choclate tasting.
Flora in Ecuador
Flora in Ecuador
You can see a wide variety of plants in the cloud forest surrounding Mindo. It's a nice way to relax before you get into your yoga routine in the Ecuadorian hills. Or you can photo tour the cloud forest with your camara for a photographic adventure.
Ecuadoran Cacao and the Chocolate tour
Ecuadoran Cacao and the Chocolate tour
It's amazing to see every step of the chocolate making process at one of Mindo's organic farms. Organic Chocolate in Ecuador is a great post yoga treat. Afterwords, there are pleanty of photo opportunites. Do a photo tour the of town and make the day last a bit longer.
Ecuadorian Green beans?
Ecuadorian Green beans?
Cacao beans before they are fermented to make chocolate as seen on our tour. Cacao is grown and processed in Mindo and all accross Ecuador. Yoga and natural choclate, what could be better?
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Humming bird nest in Ecuador
Humming bird nest in Ecuador
One of Mindo's many treats. A humming bird nest greats you during your post yoga tour.
Raw Cacao plant from Ecuador
Raw Cacao plant from Ecuador
Ecuador has lots of cloud forest, and near Mindo there is pleanty of opportunity to grow cacao and coffee. A photo tour of the area is a nice way to capture the wildlife and agraculture. While a quite yoga retreat allows you to really enjoy you moment away.
Fermenting Ecuador's cacao
Fermenting Ecuador's cacao
Away from Ecuador's capitol and nestled in the cloud forest, Mindo offers a picture perfect opportunity to tour the organic manufacturing process. Retreat to the cloud forest. take an exciting photo tour and keep your yoga practice all while enjoying the Andes.
Many ways to enjoy Ecuador's chocolate
Many ways to enjoy Ecuador's chocolate
At the end of our chocolate and photo tour you can try the chocolate you have just seen prepared. Or enjoy it as a post yoga retreat treat.
Relax in the Ecuadorian Andes.
Relax in the Ecuadorian Andes.
Want to cool down after yoga practice? It's called a yoga retreat for a reason. This photogenic scene of the Mindo cloud forest is emblemic of the many places we'll stop on your tour.
Your home in the Ecuadorian cloud forest
Your home in the Ecuadorian cloud forest
This is one of the many relaxed lodgeings in the Mindo cloud forest. A place to rest after a photo tour or a place to rejuvinate on your yoga retreat.
A hammock in the Ecuador shade
A hammock in the Ecuador shade
Tired of carrying your camera in the cloud forests of Ecuador? Mindo has a place for you to rest in the shade. If your feelig up to it you can practice yoga, retreat to the pool or just sit by the river for you own personal photo tour
Ecuadorian Laguna Pavillion
Ecuadorian Laguna Pavillion
Yoga retreat or photo tour, Ecuador has a way for you to relax and practice the things you love best. This pavillion in the Mindo cloud forest gives a welcome break from the sun.
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Frog Concert in Ecuador
Frog Concert in Ecuador
There are pleanty of photo opportunities during the day and night in Ecuador's cloud forest. Listen to the frog concert or take a evening phot Tour the surrounding wildlife. After word practice yoga at the lodge for a relaxing and rejuvinating evening.
Flora in Ecuador's cloud forest.
Flora in Ecuador's cloud forest.
You can see a wide variety of plants in the cloud forest surrounding Mindo. It's a nice way to relax before you get into your yoga routine in the Ecuadorian hills. Or you can photo tour the cloud forest with your camara for a photographic adventure.
Frog concert in Ecuador
Frog concert in Ecuador
After you arrive in Ecuador, you are only a quick trip from Quito to Mindo. The drive itself is worthy of a photography tour and once you've arrived in the clouid forest you'll be relaxed and rejuvinated and ready to retreat into your yoga practice.
Dusk in the Ecuadorian cloud forest
Dusk in the Ecuadorian cloud forest
As evening falls in Ecuador the frogs come out to sing. If your on a yoga retreat then you are ready to practice relaxation. The Mindo cloud forest at dusk is piture perfect and will be a photo tour goers dream.
In Ecuador the frogs can sing
In Ecuador the frogs can sing
Ecuador's cloud forest is filled with different sounds. After yoga practice you can listen to the frog concert. Tour the town of Mindo or just retreat into your hotel for the evening.
Wine at Dusk
Wine at Dusk
As dusk falls and the Ecuadorian chocolate melts in your mouth. You can look forward to an eveing sipping wine and relaxing in the post yoga glow.
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Tropics in the Mountains
Tropics in the Mountains
Ecuador has so much diveristy that it makes photography easy. This tiki small reasturant is high in the Andes mountains. It is a great place to grab a smoothie before a yoga session or after the chocolate tour.
Small towns in Ecuador
Small towns in Ecuador
Ecuador offers both big city lights and style along side of small town nuance and culture. Mindo is a quick 2 hours from Quito and offers the oportunity to practice yoga in a serene and picturesque envrionment.
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Active recreation
Active recreation
Ecuador offers pleanty of time to cool down between yoga and photography work. Tour the waterfalls around Mindo and relax while enjoying the scenic beuaty.
Ladder in Mindo
Ladder in Mindo
Here we are climbing a ladder after some yoga practice in Mindo.
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