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Known for being a surfing destination, Montanita is a village on the Santa Elena Peninsula. Enquire with us today and let us plan your holiday to Ecuador.

Montanita is a coastal town offering visitors a lively atmosphere, with beaches, restaurants, bars and nightclubs. Stretching to the north to La Punta, Montanita has evolved from a sleepy fishing village to an exciting and vibrant place to be, perfect for parties. For the ultimate in celebrations, the best time to visit Montanita is during the Carnival which takes place every February.

Along the coast of Montanita is Olón Village, which is an ideal place for beginner surfers. There is also the cloud forest Cordillera Chongón-Colonche, home to wildlife such as howler monkeys and jaguars. Olón Village offers a calmer side to the party town vibe of Montanita and has a more relaxed feel to what Ecuador has to offer.

In addition to being a premier surfing destination, holidaymakers can take part in a range of other water based activities such as scuba diving and fishing. Enjoy the wonderful outdoors and venture to catch sights of wildlife as Machalilla National Park and Valdivia Aquarium nearby. 

The evening brings Montanita alive with a riveting nightlife. There are a number of clubs, bars and restaurants throughout. The atmosphere is laid-back and you can find yourself dancing the night away in your flip flops! There are a diverse range of people in Montanita and it is particularly popular with backpackers.

Interested in a holiday to Montanita, Ecuador? Fill out an enquiry form and we will be in touch to help you plan your holiday.


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