Snorkeling tour and whales watching - Machalilla National Park

Snorkeling tour and whales watching - Machalilla National Park

Take this excursion in a boat to one of the most attractive points of Machalilla National Park, where you can do snorkeling and appreciate closely the wonderful marine life that inhabits the reefs of Salango Island or Islote Sucre. You will also have the beautiful opportunity to observe humpback whales (only in June, July, August and September). A great excursion to know the fauna in its natural area.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Malecon Julio Izurieta, Mal. Julio Izurieta, Puerto López, Ecuador

Early in the morning we will depart from Puerto Lopez, where we will take our boat and meet with our guide.

Pass By: Ensenada de Salango, Ecuador

Once on board our boat, we will sail and enjoy a fascinating dance, the Humpback Whale Dance (only in the months of June to October).

Stop At: Salango Island, Ecuador

After this fascinating show we will continue our tour to Sucre Island or Salango Island (depending on the weather conditions) we will make a stop for snorkeling, in this site we will be able to observe beautiful coral reefs along with a great variety of fish, turtles, moray eels, starfish, among other animals in their pure natural habitat.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Puerto Lopez, Ecuador

After carrying out our programmed activities, we will return to Puerto Lopez, thus ending our great adventure.

Duration: 30 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Wear a coat/wind jacket, comfortable shoes, bathing suit and towel"
"Wear a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen"
"Show up 15 minutes before departure at our offices."
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time: 10:00 AM
Duration: 4 Hours
Start location: Machalilla Tours, Malecon Julio Izurieta, y, Puerto López 130315, Ecuador

Cancellations and refunds: All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


  • Professional Guide
  • Motor Boat Transportation
  • Snaks on board
  • Use of snorkeling equipment

Not Included

  • Transfers to/from meeting point
  • Personal expenses
  • Lunch and drinks
  • Gratuities


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