This city possesses warm beaches to enjoy outdoor activities and a great archaeological heritage that is reflected in the presence of the huacas.
Also, it possesses natural areas, as the Parque Nacional Cerros de Amotape, where native flora and fauna can be observed; the Santuario Nacional del Los Manglares, with its wonderful aquatic forests and the tropical forest of the Pacific Ocean.
In its resorts with warm waters all kind of nautical activities are realized. It is outstanding the cove Zorritos, an ideal place to rest and to practice the fishing, where is possible to enjoy the gastronomy with fishes and fresh seafood.
Attractions: Resorts, archaeology, forests, natural areas, mangrove swamps, flora, fauna, gastronomy, handicraft.
Resorts, archaeology, forests, natural areas, mangrove swamps, flora, fauna, gastronomy, handicraft.
Surf, fishing, camping, nautical sport, photography, hiking, trekking.
How to get there:
All year long.
When to go:
Airway, to Capitán FAP Pedro Canga Rodríguez Airport. By land, through Panamericana Highway which connects the city with Ecuador.
Weather: Warm and wet.
Services: Food, transportation, accommodations.
Puerto Pizarro, Hervideros.