ONLINE GUIDE TO BIRDWATCHING IN ESPÍRITO SANTO
QUINTA DO MENDES
The Quinta do Mendes is part of the Calibri Circuit, situated in the county of Santa Teresa. This ciscuit has several attractions related to Eco and Agrotourism, aimed at tourists as well as at local residents.
The Quinta do Mendes is in the implementation phase of restaurants specialised in lamb and rural bed&breakfasts and is already open to birdwatchers who want to improve their photos and make 'lifers' with essential species belonging to the Atlantic Forest. Examples include the "beija-flor rajado" and the "coruja preta".
Having an altitude of 935 meters, the Quinta has a wonderful sunset with temperatures similar to that of mountains, inviting tourists to see the sunrise and dawn in this paradise, which is located 22km of the city centre.