Amollusk of an exquisite flavor that has a black shell and white pulp. Many say its aphrodisiac. Its recollected in full moon nights.
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.
The boats transport tourists to the show that whales protagonize. From this fishing town the boats leave, regularly in the day, taking tourists that are going to watch the whales from a short distance.
In this village you can find a wide variety of the traditional sweets of this region: alfajores, encocados and much more.
This birds paradise is located 79 km from Quito, where you can find up to 120 species of hummingbirds, among other species.