(16,000 inhabitants) is a small fishing village set in an arched bay on the Pacific coast in the Ecuadorian Manabí Province Puerto Lopéz is the machalilla National Park headquarters.
Cost of the tour per person in a group: $75
Cost of the tour in a private tour for 2: $220
Itinerary: Lighthouse, Frailes beach, Agua Blanca, Puerto Lopez.
This tour is a full day tour, there is a 120km drive to Puerto Lopez, so it is not recommended for tourist that do not enjoy a long drive.
We are going to start at 8:30am, heading south our first destination will be the lighthouse in San Lorenzo, this wonderful path will take us to a view point that will show us one of the most espectacular views along the coast, then we will be heading to Agua Blanca community, this is a native reservation, home for the descendants of the cultures that settled along this coast, and also an archeological settlement located 112Km from Manta, this place is home for 110 species of tropical birds and other wild life, the next stop will be Puerto Lopez, we will be checking its boardwalk and the whale skeleton; finally we will end the tour with a visit to Frailes beach, at this protected beach we will spend some relaxing time to enjoying the ocean at the best beach in the province.
You can bring food to have a picnic at the beach.
Note: You can choose to visit Pacoche or Agua Blanca
real state Manta Ecuador