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At 84 km (52 miles) from Quito you will find one of the most beautiful valleys of our country. Located northwest of Pichincha province, this wonderful land has subtropical humid weather that makes it the protective mantle of the biodiversity.

The Mindo-Nambillo forest with 19,200 has. (47,444 acres)  is the air purifier that is  closest to Quito.

Mindo is worldwide acknowledged by its great variety of species, being the highlight the more than 400 birds species existing here.

The average temperature of Mindo is between 18 and 22ºC (64 and 72 ºF).

Here you can find a diversity of options to enjoy and live among nature.

Volunteer placements:
  • Teaching English in schools and high schools
  • Work in a boarding school with children10 to 16 years old
  • Agriculture
  • Farming
  • Psychology
  • Orientation
  • Painting
  • Sports
  • Carpentry
  • Social Assistance work


Psje Andres F. Cordova N-24-117 y Jose Berrutieta
Sector "La Gasca"
Quito - Ecuador
Phone: 59323202033
Cell: 59393459111
Local Phone(US):