Located on a scenic plateau, the lodge features breathtaking views of the surrounding forested mountains and their unique ecosystems. The design and style enable total immersion through its floor-to-ceiling panoramic glass windows. Like a cathedral to the natural world, Mashpi is a perfect blend of luxurious comfort and engagement with one of the world’s most stunning environs.
DAY 1 Depart from Quito, arrive at the Lodge at noon. Afternoon activities: Hike through the forest + Gliding above and through the forest canopy aboard the Dragonfly aerial cable car. Night Activity: Your guides will accompany you in search out tiny frogs, snakes, insects and even tarantulas. ( Meals L,D)
DAY 2 After breakfast, you could hike towards a waterfall, bathing in the tremendous crash of water, head to the Hummingbird Garden, or discover the winged wonders of the Life Centre’s butterflies. Afternoon activities: Sky Bike + Climb up the Observation Tower. Evening Activity: A series of different lectures such as the “Secret Wildlife of Mashpi: The Camera Trap Project,” “The Choco: A Biological Hotspot”.( Meals B,L,D)
DAY 3 Morning activity: Explore the forest trails and waterfall. Return to the hotel for check out at 11:00 a.m. You will be given a complimentary box lunch to enjoy during our drive back to Quito. ( Meals B,BL)