• Beaches

    Clean, safe, sandy beaches
  • Surfing

    Fantastic surf all year round
  • Whale Watching

    June through September humpback whales are in Ecuadorean waters. See them close up on whale-watching tours costing $20-25 per head.
  • Windsurfing

    Winds up to 25 Knots
  • Kite Surfing

    Get some air in Manta
  • Jet Skiing

    Get that adrenaline rush!
  • Diving

    Amazing marine diversity
  • Horseback Riding

  • Sunsets

    Magnificent orange sunsets
  • Island Hopping

    Cruise the Galapagos Islands on a luxury yacht
  • Galapagos Islands

    Incredible fauna and flora
  • Paragliding

    There are several excellent places along the Ecuador coast for paragliding
  • Bird Watching

    Not just marine birds. Ecuador is a bird watchers paradise.
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Discover the best Ecuador beaches for your passion

From the tiniest geckos to the giant humpback whale, Ecuador is among the twenty most bio-diverse countries on earth, and the coastal region is no exception.

Home to the famous Galapagos Islands, Ecuador has designated about 400,000 hectares of ocean as marine preserves, and has more than forty national parks and ecological reserves which account for 10% of all Ecuador land masses.

Along 2,237 km of coastline, Ecuador has over 100 beaches. From broad sandy beaches, to mangroves, to tropical jungle right up to the water. The warm ocean is teeming with over 500 species of fish and marine mammals, including many endemic species.

Ecuador beaches offer almost any type of activity you can think of: surfing, sailing, fishing and scuba-diving to name a few. Explore this site and you’ll find the best beaches for pursuing your passion. We invite you to blog about your experiences in Ecuador and share Ecuador beach travel tips.

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Ecuador has the best beaches for year round fun in the sun