Ecuador Travel
Surf
Surf
Surf
Surf

Surf

With beaches with a level of waves for all tastes, Ecuador is a country recognized as a surfing destination. Proof of this is that there have been world championships. The warm temperature of the water on the Ecuador Coast makes the waves very competitive in the context of surfing worldwide.

Montañita.- It is the surf capital of Ecuador and one of the best beaches in the Pacific Coast. With big waves, and in a multicultural environment, it is the perfect place for lovers of this sport. Period: All year. Difficulty: high.

Canoa.- This town is known mainly for its bohemian and warm style. Canoa has an extensive beach, ideal for surfing, but you can also perform other activities such as paragliding, sky water and more. Best season: February – April. Difficulty: Medium.

San Cristóbal.- In the Galapagos Islands, this island is considered an excellent place to practice this sport. The favorite place for surfers is Punta Carola, whose main feature is its large waves. Recommended season: All year round (although recommended from December to April). Difficulty: Medium.

Where to do it?

San Cristóbal Island

The name of San Cristóbal island is due to the patron saint of sailors, named after the year 1973. Its historical name is Chatham, the same that was assigned by…

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Santa Cruz Island

It is the first most inhabited island in Galapagos, it is located in the center of the Galápagos archipelago at 1000 km. Of the continent. It is located in the…

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min 59°F max 89°F
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Isabela Island

Isabela is the youngest and most extensive island of the archipelago, it covers almost 60% of the total land of the Archipelago. The island is still in formation presenting recent…

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Floreana Island

If you are traveling to the Galápagos Islands, you must visit Floreana Island. Here you will find several adventure activities to do and also enjoy the wonderful nature that surrounds…

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Salinas

Salinas is one of the most important spas in Ecuador and the most visited in the province of Santa Elena. The city is known for its beautiful beaches and also…

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min 69.8°F max 91°F
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Montañita

Montañita, included in the World Network of Surf Cities in 2016 (WSCN), is a favorite area for national and international tourists to practice this sport. In the streets of this…

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Esmeraldas

It is the center of Afro-Ecuadorian culture. A colorful and vibrant city where nightlife shows the idiosyncrasy of its people. The Central Bank Museum maintains a sample of the rich…

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min 68°F max 86°F
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