Mindo's Cable Car and Waterfalls

Mindo's Cable Car and Waterfalls

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The Tarabita was built to help travelers admire the forests of the Mindo Nambillo Ecological Reserve, soaring 150 meters above ground. Take a brief cable car ride, above the breathtaking scenery, allowing you to shorten the walk, and see it all in a day.

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  • Visit best kept secret Waterfalls
  • Adventure across the top of a forest in a cable car
  • Explore the natural sanctity of this forest
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On the Tarabita, you travel between mountain tops, stopping at the falls entrances. The destination begins the walk towards the Nambillo waterfall, which is roughly a 15 minute walk. This spot is magnificent for swimming and photography. Feel free to spend some time here soaking in the beauty. Next, take a hike to either the Sanctuary of Waterfalls or the exclusive path to the Reina Waterfall. The Sanctuary of Waterfalls is roughly a 30 minute walk, and Reina Waterfall is roughly a 60 minute walk. Both tracks are surrounded by virgin forest, where you will have the chance to spot wildlife and unique flora along the way. This round trip, allows you return on the cable car, so you can spend more time adventuring in the forest.
  • Entrance fees
  • Local taxes
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Food and drinks
  • Local guide
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems

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Meeting point

Customers should arrive to the place of activity on their own. Address: Ruta San Lorenzo-Via a las Cascadas, Mindo, Ecuador From town, ride your bike with the rental included in your Bucket Pass, or take a short taxi ride for about $6, or a enjoy scenic uphill walk (7km).

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
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