At Los Frailes beach, 1 km to the south of Machalilla, the first morning sun rays slip through the treetops until they reach a white sand beach.
In this village you can find a wide variety of the traditional sweets of this region: alfajores, encocados and much more.
Even though crowning it its not for beginners, is easy to get to the refugee that is usually covered with snow.
Surf has its own capital in Ecuador. Because of its waves, Montañita is visited by different nationalities. La Punta is a referent for surfers. This is the capital of surf in Ecuador thanks to its ocean currents. One of the most outstanding places is La Punta, a coral background located to the north of the village´s center.
Cajas National Park is a wide water mirror where feet sink through the trails. There are 807 water bodies distributed in almost 30.000 hectares.