12 may. 2014 - Answer 1 of 3: Hello friends. I will be spending a few weeks in Ecuador. I am tight on time and am trying to decide between Mindo and Banos. 15 ene. 2014 - hi, i'm leaving tomorrow for 11days trip, planning to visit quito, cuenca and mindo and possibly banos. since i will be using bus and don't want . Mindo or Banos? 24 Jun 2015, 01:41. Save. Hi Everybody,. I love scenery, hiking, architecture, countryside villages, food and cultures. not so keen on birds. I will be spending a few weeks in Ecuador. I am tight on time and am trying to decide between Mindo and Banos. My current itinerary. 3 mar. 2010 - Answer 1 of 3: Hi We have a couple of days to play tourist outside of Quito - where should we go? People say Banos or Mindo - anywhere else/ . 11 mar. 2012 - The two tourist towns closest to Quito are Baños and Mindo. . make chocolates in the kitchen one room over or sit outside looking at the jungle. 10 ene. 2015 - Or is just a few days better? (If so, which ones?) Better to stay in Ambato if we can? (I have some back-up lodging picked out) or Banos? 18 dic. 2014 - I had been hoping to see this Masked Trogon that Vinicio, our host, had said lives on the property or at least visits every day with it's partner. Get to know the high biodiversity of the Mindo cloud forest and take a refreshing dip in the waterfalls of Baños. This tour goes to a height of 4,810 m, it is .