City tour in Manta
Manta surely is the best spot to start a tour to explore this province; we are going to start visiting the fish market, at this point we will learn how our fishermen bring the fish in to our cost and table, then we will visit the boat factory, were you will see some of the fishing boats being built, after this we should be heading to the "Tagua Factory", we will be witnessing how buttons and figures of this material are made, and believe it or not they are made of coconut that only grows in tropical areas, also known as vegetable ivory then our vehicle will take us to Montecristi This town is located 15 minutes from Manta, known by the "Montecristi" hats or Panama hats for men or women. This city has become an icon for Ecuadorians, many visitors come to see how the "Montecristi" hats are woven; also we will visit Ciudad Alfaro, a complex that was built in order to honor our ex president Eloy Alfaro, who regardless of having a wealthy life, he fought agains the inequality in 1895, and this is also the place where we signed our last constitution in 2008.
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Duration of this tour 5:00 hours.
Have a break at the "food court" in Montecristi and try our delicious fresh coffee.
Cost per person in a shared tour:
Group of 10 to 14 : $55
Important: No deposit needed on shared tours
Includes: Entries and plenty bottled water
Cost of private tours depends on the number of participants.
Get a discount if you are staying in Ecuador longer than one day.
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