Ecuador Travel
Guayaquil
Guayaquil
Guayaquil
Guayaquil

Guayaquil

min 69.8°F max 101°F
13ft

Guayaquil is located at the south coast of the Pacific, on the banks of the majestic Guayas River and crossed by several estuaries such as El Salado. “La Perla del Pacífico”, as it is known, is endowed with a host of attractions that will make your visit an unforgettable experience.

Among the places you should know in the main port of Ecuador the Malecón Simón Bolívar, one of the most successful urban recovery projects in the Americas, consisting of more than 2.5 km of public areas, culture, entertainment, green areas and history, among other attractions.

A few meters away you will be able to fall in love while walking through the cobbled and narrow streets of Las Peñas, the first neighborhood of Guayaquil with more than 400 years of history, where its characteristic wooden houses painted with bright colors stand out. Walking through the cobbled and narrow streets of Las Peñas (the first neighborhood of Guayaquil with more than 400 years of history) and falling in love with its characteristic wooden houses painted with bright colors, is a task that no traveler can fail to fulfill. In addition, after climbing the 444 steps of Santa Ana Hill and reaching its lighthouse, you will enjoy a unique view of the city.

Variety of museums, parks, discotheques and shopping centers, added to the joy of its people, easy mobility and very accessible prices, make Guayaquil an unmissable destination for both the national tourist and visitors from other regions of the world.

The Pearl of the Pacific awaits you.

 

These are the activities we have for you!

Nature

The flora and fauna of Guayaquil are amazing and can be appreciated anywhere in the city. Between the different species stand out: the endemic orchids, the parrot of Guayaquil and the iguanas, reptile that can weigh up to five kilograms and measure more than two meters in length.

Landscape Photography

Many people like to capture moments, this through photography, but others are simply passionate about this activity, for these, coming to Ecuador will be a delight for their eyes, since…

Culture

Plaza del Centenario, Malecón Simón Bolívar, Morisca Tower, Las Peñas neighborhood and Santa Ana Hill, make up an incredible cultural route to which several theaters, museums, churches, artists of all kinds, bars and live shows are added.

Urban Tourism

In urban planning, urban tourism should be considered. Walks through the cities allow you to learn more about the culture and traditions that surround this multifaceted country. Also, tourists on…

Religious Tourism

Ecuador is a nation that has a vast historical, cultural and natural heritage. It is a country that offers much in its small territory: nature, adventure and beautiful architecture, within…

Art and culture

The historical and cultural heritage that Ecuador has is amazing. The architecture of its historic centers displays aesthetic uniformity, giving them a captivating air. Ecuador is a multicultural country made…

Gastronomy

Guayaquil's is undoubtedly one of the richest cuisines in Ecuador. Its secret lies in the combination of tradition and innovation, which considerably expands the range of options for visitors. Here the dishes have a strong component of seafood. A delight!

Encebollado

Of contemporary origin, It is a hot soup with albacore, cassava, onion, and cilantro. It is served accompanied by chifles (fried plantains) and in some places with white rice and bread. It is a traditional dish from the coast, originally from the province of Guayas. The first form of encebollado was cooked in the city of Guayaquil as an economical…

Encebollado

Related destinations

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…

Read more
min 69.8°F max 91°F
min 0ft max 157ft

Machalilla National Park

The Machalilla National Park is one of the most extensive protected areas of the Ecuadorian coast that is located in Manabí and that includes the cantons of Montecristi, Jipijapa and…

Read more
min 74.3°F max 76°F
min 0ft max 2755ft

Cuenca

The city of Santa Ana de los Rios of Cuenca is synonymous of culture and heritage, elements that added to the warmth of its people ends up falling in love…

Read more
min 44.6°F max 77°F
8398ft

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…

Read more
min 77°F max 48°F
min 0ft max 167ft
This website uses cookies

We use cookies to customize ads and to analyze our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our analytics partners that may combine it with other information that you have provided to them or that they have collected from your use of their services.