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Playa el Murcielago, Manta

(3.3/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Head down to Playa el Murcielago to try a range of water sports, or simply spend some time relaxing on the sand. The 1.7 km (1 mi) stretch of coastline, which contains several rocky outcrops, offers plenty of sunbathing space, with umbrellas available to rent. Popular with surfers and kite-surfers, the beach provides rental businesses catering to most water sports enthusiasts, and has demarcated areas for swimming, sports, and fishing. Even if you aren't a fan of water sports, you can watch the spectacle of others battling the waves. Add Playa el Murcielago to your Manta travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Manta tourist route planner.
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  • The location of the beach without a doubt is the best but that sad that none of the Government agencies involved in the care and conservation of the beach and of course the environment. It was bathing me in this beach when suddenly I realized that was floating piles oil or oil. I immediately had to go fear a reaction in my body.
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  • We were only in the morning wanting to see the Sunrise but it was not a good idea, still had other bottles and glasses of the party of the night, although cleaned it fast and gave us the opportunity to stroll and breakfast salad of fruits of a post on the beach.
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  • Perfect beach for running, lounging and just being outside. Shops, food and drinks close by on the beach