Yarina Eco Lodge
No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
TripAdvisor Reviews Yarina Eco Lodge Quito
Travel Blogs from Quito
... about flights to Galapagos and as it turned out the LP was wrong once again. It was THE high season in Galapagos which meant there was only one seat left with any company on any of the next few days. However checking with the second company meant that by the time I came back to the Avianca counter, that last ticket had been sold. So I had to decide... Buy the ticket now and then figure out my itinerary on Galapagos or risk not ...
... to the sub-tropical
green around Mindo. Mindo was awesome and strongly reminded us a lot of home.
The highlight was our first stop where the owner of a property in town has set
up a lot of bird feeders and all around this very nice timber verandah we saw a
great range of different hummingbirds. We could have stayed here all the day. We
also visited an orchid farm, a butterfly enclosure and then went for an hour
... before heading off. The guide gives us the low down on the various plants in the rain forest and what they are used for. The forest is well flooded in spots so makes for interesting paths & rivers to cross. Get to try out some fishing in a river for a while. Eat some ants and fruits. Try some coco fruits. By the time we get back, I'm just fit for another cold shower and take it easy for the rest of the day. Wed 28th Went to visit an old Shaman ( A witch ...
... episode but at least I understood it. LOL. Anyway, I ended up back in the hotels restaurant for dinner again as i wasn't venturing out alone after dark, then settled in for a quiet night of reading and TV. Tomorrow, I leave my current hotel and move to the Contiki hotel, from where my tour begins in 3 days time. Can't wait to meet up with my fellow tour people over the next few days before we begin our South American adventure. Adios ...
... The allpacca gear seemed a bit over prices so Marian mainly just wandered and made a token purchase each. Unfortunately, we failed at finding a bar with the six nations final showing so I had to settle listening to the second half via my phone radio!! Man I would have loved to have been at home for the one night to celebrate that victory.
The next day we headed for Banos. Banos was great fun as we already had a crew of people there that we met in our hostel in Quito ...