Machalilla National Park
9.5 hours approx.
Timing is adaptable to travelers’ needs (Cruise ship schedules)
Easy to Moderate
From 79 USD per person
About this tour
With this day tour from Manta, step into the mysteries of the past at Machalilla National Park, a coastal wonderland and one of Ecuador’s largest national parks. Explore ancient tombs and artifacts from cultures long gone. Take a dip in the park’s legendary sulfur springs, where mineral-rich muds are renowned for their healing properties. Savor a hearty typical Ecuadorian lunch of fresh-caught fish with rice or comforting chicken stew. Finally, end your adventure relaxing on one of South America’s most beautiful white-sand beaches in Los Frailes.
At Machalilla National Park, immerse yourself in Ecuador’s natural and cultural splendor. Whether you’re intrigued by archeology, want to experience traditional sulfur springs, love wildlife, or just need a gorgeous beach escape, Machalilla offers an unforgettable experience.