Important water resources surround Guayaquil, both fresh and salt water, which together with the artificial beaches help to compensate the hot weather. You will enjoy the aquatic and river tours, both mornings and evenings, on the Salado Estuary or the Guayas River. 

Nautical Tour on the Guayas River

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Departing from Malecon Simon Bolivar you can discover Guayaquil aboard a comfortable and safe vessel. The majestic Guayas River is one of the main water affluents of the Pacific coast and it has been a great means of transportation that has contributed to the development of the city and of the country. During this breezy journey you will appreciate the main touristic attractions that can be seen from the river: Barrio del Astillero (Shipyard Neighborhood), Torre Morisca (Moorish Tower), Municipal Palace, La Rotonda (historic monument), La Perla (ferris wheel), Barrio Las Peñas (Neighborhood) and Puerto Santa Ana.

Program Includes: Transportation, Tourist Guide, Ticket, Hydration, Box Lunch

Duration
2 Hours
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Keyword
City tour
Fluvial
Histórico
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Sir Henry Morgan Cruise Ship

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The ship departs from the dock located futher down Sucre and Malecon streets. Aboard the Morgan you can navigate the Guayas River to experience the amazing scenery of approximately 3 kilometers. You will learn about marine charts and maps, the first shipyard of America, bucaneers and pirates that invaded the city in the XVI century, and the liberation campaigns. There is an exhibition of reproductions and pieces from shipwrecks. This is a panoramic view of the city that you cannot miss. 

Program Includes: Transportation, Tourist Guide, Ticket, Hydration.

Duration
2 Hours
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Keyword
Histórico
City tour
Fluvial

Isla Santay River Circuit

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Isla Santay is located in the Guayas River in front of Guayaquil. The island is categorized as a RAMSAR Convention wetland for its great importance regarding the conservation of water and biodiversity. During this river journey you will be able to watch the emblematic avifauna of the marine-coastal ecosystems and mangroves like the Pink Heron, and the Cormorant.  You will also discover several types of mangroves while the group guide narrates stories, legends and traditions from the coastal communities. 

Program Includes: Transportation, Tourist Guide, Ticket, Hydration.

Duration
2 Horas
Íconos
Keyword
Naturaleza
Fluvial
Aventura
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Beach resorts Tour

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Guayaquil has many Public Beach Resorts between aquatic parks and natural beaches located on the bank of the Salado Estuary, which provide excellent facilities and services so domestic and international tourists can enjoy with their families while they cool down from the hot weather. During this tour you will have the opportunity to visit two beach resorts of your choice:

Options:

•  Parque Acuatico Sauces VI (aquatic park)

•  Balneario Puerto Hondo (beach resort)

•  Laguna del Sur, Parque COVIEM (beach resort)

•  Parque Acuatico Viernes Santo (aquatic park)

Program Includes: Transportation, Tourist Guide, Ticket, Hydration.

Duration
2 Hours
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Keyword
Ocio
Entretenimiento
Centro Turístico
City Tour
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Water Tour on the Estero Salado

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This is a fascinating tour through the mangroves in which you will discover the Malecon del Salado riding a boat. You will have the opportunity to appreciate several touristic attractions like the Puente El Velero (Sailboat bridge), the colorful houses located at the bank of Barrio Garay (Neighborhood), Parque Lineal (Lineal Park) and the Fuente Monumental de Aguas Danzantes (Monumental Fountain of Dancing Waters), a must see attraction at night.

Program Includes: Transportation, Tourist Guide, Ticket, Hydration, Box Lunch.

Duration
3 Horas
Íconos
Keyword
Urbano
Ocio
Naturaleza
Fluvial
Entretenimiento
City Tour

Aquatic Adventure (Paddle Board + kayaking)

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This is something for the lovers of outdoors activities in the water. You will be able to practice paddleboard, which consits in rowing standing on a floating board. Then you can do some kayaking and appreciate the different flora and fauna species. All the activities have specialized guides and instructors to provide a unique and safe experience. These activities can be practiced in two places: the Recreational Area Parque El Lago, Laguna Park and/or the lake in the ESPOL.

Program Includes: Transportation, Tourist Guide, Paddleboard, Kayaking, Hydration, Box Lunch.

Duration
4 Hours
Íconos
Keyword
Naturaleza
Ocio
Aventura
Entretenimiento
Deportivo
City Tour

Journey Puná - Guayaquil

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This river voyage departs from the Yacth Club dock that is located in Malecon Simon Bolivar. You will travel aboard a comfortable and safe vessel across the Guayas River towards the south part of the Gulf of Guayaquil while observing bird species and eventually some dolphins. Arriving at Isla Puna you will be welcome by the inhabitants of the island who will offer you a traditional lunch. During your visit to the island you can carry out community-based tourism activities and swim in the warm waters of the Pacific Ocean. 

Program Includes: Transportation, Tourist Guide, Ticket, Hydration, Lunch.

Duration
10 Hours Full Day
Íconos
Keyword
Gastronómico
Naturaleza
Fluvial
Aventura
Vivencial
Comunitario
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