Mashpi Lodge is located 70 miles, or three hours’ drive, northwest of Quito. The lodge provides complimentary shared transfers to/from Quito, and private transfers may be available at an extra cost.
The Ecuadorian Chocó has no distinct seasons. The temperature is typically between 65°F and 75°F year-round. Because of its rain forest ecosystem, the area receives rainfall perennially and has a humidity level of around 60%.
Guests are supplied with rubber boots, waterproof ponchos, and basic walking poles.
It is recommended that guests bring the following:
Children of all ages are welcome at Mashpi Lodge. Child rates apply to guests age 12 and under sharing a room with two adults. Extra beds are available upon request.
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