All Ecuador Beaches and beach towns
Here is a list of the main beaches in Ecuador:
Galapagos is one of the world’s most endemic locations, with land in its most pristine state. It’s an adventure of detachment and reconnection with nature.
Ecuador and Galapagos travel guides
A tour along the Ecuadorian coastline to explore its beaches, gastronomy and the cultural baggage of Ecuador beach towns.
Beaches in Ecuador by province
Ecuador has 6 provinces (states) covering all the beaches of the Ecuadorian coastal region and the Galapagos:
Ecuador Surfing Route
Ecuador has plenty of waves and a circuit of surfing beaches in all the coastal provinces of the country and the Galapagos Islands.
Ecuador Coastal Adventure
Adventure tourism has been promoted as an alternative to cultural tourism. Check out here the activities that can be done in the Ecuadorian coast:
Ecuador Beach Map
Along the Ecuadorian coastline you will find around 100 beach towns, most of them not crowded and located in small villages that still preserve the traditions of the “costeño ecuatoriano“.
This entire journey from north to south is known as the “Ruta del Spondylus” (Spondylus Route).
And a small portion of this trail is the “Route of the Sun” (Ruta del Sol) , a beautiful tourist walk that includes the beaches of Manabi and Santa Elena, and where you will find the most beautiful beaches in Ecuador.
Cultural Tourism on the coast of Ecuador
Ecuador’s historical and cultural heritage is remarkable, particularly on the coast, where the first cultures of the Americas were established. The cultural activities available in the Coast of Ecuador involve discovering its gastronomy, history, legends, customs and traditions.
Ecuador is a small country located on the west coast of South America. It has four regions, each one with its own ecosystem. That is why Ecuador is also known as “The country of the four worlds.” One of them is the Coast Region.
The Ecuadorian Coast covers more than 70,000 km² of extension and has countless beach towns that still preserve a local coastal lifestyle. They are also surf destinations for nationals and foreigners.
These beaches are located in 6 provinces. Many of them have been a local tourist destination for many years, but others are still not known.
Our goal with this website is to visit each beach town and promote Ecuadorian beach life.
Winter (December – May): 24 ° C – 30 ° C.
Summer (June – November): 19 ° C – 24 ° C.
Public transportation is cheap and you can reach almost all the beaches in Ecuador
El Oro: 07
Los Ríos: 05
International: Aeropuerto Internacional José Joaquín de Olmedo (Guayaquil)
Local: General Ulpiano Paez (Salinas); Eloy Alfaro (Manta); General Rivadeneira (Esmeraldas).
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