One of the National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World, Mashpi Lodge allows you to experience the amazing biodiversity of the Mashpi Rainforest Reserve, with the lodge perching 950 metres above sea level in the heart of a lush, green private reserve. Explore both rainforest and cloud forest and discover more about these unique ecosystems and their flora and fauna with experienced guides.

Why We Love It

Gain a deeper understanding of the unique and precious ecosystem and contribute to its conservation

Discover the abundance of species who call the Mashpi Rainforest Reserve home

Stay at a National Geographic Unique Lodge

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Day by day Itinerary of

Mashpi Lodge

Day 1

Quito - Mashpi Lodge

Depart early in the morning. On the way visit the Tulipe archaeological site. Arrive at the lodge at midday and enjoy afternoon activities. (L)(D)

Day 2

Mashpi Lodge

For those who want to enjoy the magic of dawn in the forest – which is when most birds are active and calling – early morning activities are organised before breakfast. Activities include aerial bicycle, canopy gondola and the Observation Tower in Choco Forest. (B)(L)(D)

Day 3

Mashpi Lodge - Quito

Take a final hike to immerse yourself in the magic of this peaceful area before returning to Quito. (B)(L)

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