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Playa Montanita, Santa Elena

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Beach Nature / Park
Chill out at Playa Montanita, the main beach of a lively resort town. Attracting a young international crowd, the beach offers a range of outdoor activities and is especially popular with impassioned surfers. Restaurants, bars, and cafes back onto the golden sand, with live music, good food, great views, and a party atmosphere spilling out onto the beach. For Playa Montanita and beyond, use our Santa Elena vacation route planner to get the most from your Santa Elena vacation.
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  • You can enjoy a busy little beach, watch surfers, go parasailing, rent boards and take lessons, or just relax under an umbrella in a beach chair. Unfortunately, at high tide, the ocean comes right up ...  more »
  • Despite it's long-time reputation for being a hot surfing and party location on Ecuador's coast, Montanita offers something for the whole family. For years, our children have enjoyed having their hair...  more »
  • Certainly Montañita nights are highly preferred by domestic and foreign tourists, I enjoy more the holidays held in the village streets. Montañita is a small town situated in the coastal region of Ecu...  more »