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Shared tour on fixed departures:
Base 2 People : 370$
Base 3 People : 320$
Base 4 People : 285$
Base 5 People : 275$
Base 6 People : 275$
Base 7 People : 275$
Base 8 People : 275$

The Machalilla National Park - Communitary project

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Mini trips | 4 days | Level : All range | Culture and Discover | Feasible all the year

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The Machalilla National Park - Communitary project

The tour starts and ends in Puerto López.

This communitarian trip take us to discover the wonderful Machalilla National Park (the only one on the Pacific coast), with the communities of Salango and Agua Blanca, and the Silver Island (Isla de la Plata).

Whales and dolphins watching depending the season.


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PROGRAM.- The tour starts and ends in Puerto López – This communitarian trip take us to discover the wonderful Machalilla National Park ( the only one on the Pacific coast), with the communities of Salango and Agua Blanca, and the Silver Island ( Isla de la Plata), Whales and dolphins watching depending the season.


Note:
You will accommodate in guesthouse. You must know that the coastal (inhabitant of the Coast) does not spend much time at home. Comfort is not a priority for them accommodation on this lodge will be rustic and basic but always you´ll be in contact with people of the community and can discover their customs. If you prefer to have more comfort, you can choose between the 2 other mini stays proposed on our website. Thanks for considering...


DAY 1: ARRIVAL TO PERTO LOPEZ – SALANGO

Transfer from Puerto López to the community of Salango. Accommodation in the cabins in front of the beach. Visit of museum, beach and walk to the view point, tasting of fresh fish and sea food of the day.
Night at Salango. Community cabins  

Additional activities: boat ride, snorkeling and visit to the Salango Island, swimming, hiking….


DAY 2:  SILVER ISLAND (ISLA DE LA PLATA)

After breakfast, shipping in the boat to Silver Island (Isla de la Plata). From the middle of June through the end of October you can see the spectacular whales jumping. Arrival to the island, called with reason little Galapagos, because of its fauna. 3 hours hike approximately following a sandy path. Time for Snorkeling and to enjoy the box lunch. Return to Puerto López and continue to Salango.
Dinner and overnight in a Family House.      


DAY 3: AGUA BLANCA

Breakfast. transport to Agua Blanca community lodging in cabins of the community or in a family house. Chat about the community.
Visit of museum. Hiking though the dry tropical forest and exotic fruit plantations, crossing by the archeological site (burial urns, ceramics…) and this take us to the sulfurs lagoon to reach the view point. Lunch.

Dinner and night in Agua Blanca

Additional activities in the afternoon:
It’s possible to do horse riding by the humid tropical forest, bathing in the lagoon, massages with Palo Santo oil, sharing the time with the local people, visiting the handicrafts workshop….


DAY 4: LOS FRAILES BEACH

Breakfast. Departure from Agua Blanca to Los Frailes shores. Box lunch. Return to Puerto López in the afternoon. End of tour
   
NOTE: If you choose the tour during the months of July to September will have the opportunity to watch whales during the trip to Isla de la Plata, has no additional cost.

 

Departures all days

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Departure on 01/01/2013to 31/12/2040From Puerto LopezDays : all
Base 2 People370 $
Base 3 People320 $
Base 4 People285 $
Base 5 People275 $
Base 6 People275 $
Base 7 People275 $
Base 8 People275 $

Children under 8 years old:

Discount of 40 USD

 

The price includes ...

 

Naturalist guide (Spanish Speaking)
Meals
Lodging in cabins
Entrance fee to the museums and sites
Visit to the Silver Island (box lunch included)
Transport and activities mentioned

The price doesn't include ...

Additional activities:
Coastal ride in Salango: 15 USD (from 4 people)
Horse riding to San Sebastian Forest: Guide 40 USD for the group (max 6), Horse 10 USD, Box lunch: 3,50 USD
Massage with Palo Santo oil: from 10 USD per person

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Acommodation - Hotel and Lodge / Cruise

Note:
You will accommodate in guesthouse. You must know that the coastal (inhabitant of the Coast) does not spend much time at home. Comfort is not a priority for them accommodation on this lodge will be rustic and basic but always you´ll be in contact with people of the community and can discover their customs. If you prefer to have more comfort, you can choose between the 2 other mini stays proposed on our website. Thanks for considering...
 

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Communitarian trip - Lodging with the community


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