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Lalo Loor Dry Forest Reserve

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Address: Pedernales, Ecuador

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Got woken up my monkeys!

The Bosque Seco Lalo Loor or Lalo Loor Dry Forest reserve is a great place to visit, especially when you've had enough of the beach. We spend the night here in the beautiful new... read more

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Madison, WI
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Madison, WI
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Bosque Seco Lalo Loor or Lalo Loor Dry Forest reserve is a great place to visit, especially when you've had enough of the beach. We spend the night here in the beautiful new dormitory building, that has six rooms with 2 bunk beds each. (There's also a room with a double bed I'm told, but there was someone staying... More 

Thank orchidbee
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Reviewed 20 November 2015

First approach to this place lets you know that this is true Ecuador on the sea-side, but it's not long before you find yourself in the full heart of the forest. Surrounded by the excellent bird-sound and wildlife common to the area (including Bigote and M, who I hope still remain), the reserve will always hold a special place in... More 

Thank Paul C
Jama, Ecuador
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Reviewed 17 June 2015

A different experience in an amazing bio-sphere that is a Tropical Dry Forest. Many trails and expert guides to show you the forest and explain many of the diverse flora. A marvelous experience for young and old alike.

1 Thank Larrypioli
Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2013

If your traveling ruta del sol, ruta del spondylus in north manabi you cant miss this place. Its much more then a dry forest. its where a tropical coastal dry forest meets a humid forest. brings in own unique flora and fauna. great for a pit stop up or down the coast

2 Thank Mike H
Quito, Ecuador
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2012

The reserve is situated 25 Km south of Pedernales. The road is good and in the own vehicle is only half an hour drive from Pedernales. By paying a small entry fee it is possible to visit the reserve with a biologist guide. The guide makes a briefing in the small museum by talking about the plants and animals living... More 

1 Thank Stefano1953

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