Ecuador although small, is blessed with a long coast of 640 kilometers, divided in seven provinces, five of which have beautiful beaches, the most famous ones being in Esmeraldas and Manabi.
If you’re looking for adrenaline filled days in the coasts of Ecuador, you will not be disappointed, not only are water sports practiced along the coasts, but also the beautiful scenerie will surprise you. With comfortable temperature all year long (An average of 24° C), it’s always a good time to enjoy the coast!
One of the top places for adventure filled days is Montañita, with huge and fast waves it’s a surfers paradise where many championships take place all year long, but this isn’t the only water sport available, kite surf and windsurf are becoming more popular with every day that goes by, if you haven’t done it already, you should give it a try!
This friendly town is always bubbling with life, you can walk the colorful downtown filled with shops, bars, restaurants and discos or the surrounding towns nearby where you’ll find local and foreign artisans selling beautiful handcrafts. The nights are filled with live music and a lot of dancing in this bohemian little town.
If you’re looking for something more relaxed, you can go diving, sailing or paragliding to enjoy the scenery under the warm sun.
Nearby is Puerto Lopez, where you can see the arrival of families of humpback whales from the antarctic to mate and give birth in the warm coast, you can see these giants jumping from the sea. It’s an unforgettable experience that will make your heart beat faster. Live an amazing experience on trips with the Ecuador & Galapagos experts.