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Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay Santa Cruz
One of the most beautiful beaches I've ever been to, with perfect blue water, iguanas, and mating sea turtles.
Once there, you will see beautiful white sand beaches, blue water, all kinds of critters and amazing snorkeling, canoeing and swimming.
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Playa de los Frailes Machalilla National Park
You will be able to visit 3 beaches, of which Los Frailes is the largest one, and walk along a few miradores with stunning views on the coast line of the national park.
Its people are very friendly and nice with people who visit its beaches, most of the people who live there are engaged in artisanal fishing, from the pier several fishermen can be seen on their boats.
Puerto Chino Beach San Cristobal
One of the most beautiful tropical beaches
You can lay on the beach here, swim, surf, boogie board, or just walk around and enjoy this lovely little beach.
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La Loberia San Cristobal
We went to about half a dozen beaches while on San Cristobal.
The beach was full of sea lions who were very friendly and inquisitive, I also got to see a number of sea turtles and of course the incredible marine iguanas.
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Isla Portete Mompiche
The first day I arrived in Esmeraldas, I was able to observe its incredible beaches of natural environments and virgin forests, surrounded by green landscapes with beautiful vegetation.
Wonderful ocean, high palms, a very quiet place for walking along the beach and enjoying the nature.
El Garrapatero Puerto Ayora
All the beaches on Santa Cruz close at 5:00, so make sure you get there with enough time to do what you want before the ranger kicks you out.
There were less than 10 people there when we visited and I was shocked given the fact that it was one of the nicest beaches I have seen.
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Playa Santa Marianita Manta
Excellent, tranquil and extensive beaches with 20 minute proximity to major cities as Manta .
Stayed at beso del Sol excellent owners and accomodations right on the beach pool and modern apartments owners are English speaking and very helpful
Playa de Chipipe Salinas
The city is considered the most important, popular and visited spa in Ecuador, for its beautiful and cozy beaches, first class hotels, clubs, bars, discos and sports centers for tourists.
This beach is located in the province of Santa Elena, is one of the beaches most visited for its transparent water and the warm climate that exists in the province.
Cerro Brujo San Cristobal
We swam or snorkled at half a dozen beaches in our 8 day tour of the Islands.
This beach was one I the most beautiful beaches I've ever seen.
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Playa Mann San Cristobal
Only a short walk from the center of town this is a great little beach to go for a swim and share the water with some of the playful local sea lions.
Stunning beach with lots of wildlife just a pleasant 15 min walk from town.
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Playa Las Salinas Salinas
The water of the ocean is warm year-round and the most popular beaches are Chipipe and San Lorenzo, divided by the Salinas Yacht Club.Chipipe beach is quieter and wider while San Lorenzo beach is more crowded, wit...
Salinas is the ideal place to enjoy the sun and the beach, offers a great variety of landscapes, beautiful beaches, sports and entertainment.
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Playa Montanita Santa Elena
Is undoubtedly a beautiful destination that is suitable for tourists from all over the world to visit, and are amazed at its beaches and titanic waves that continually challenges the most daring to try to run a wave.
Enjoy the sandy beaches and sip on a fresh coconut!
Playa de los Alemanes Puerto Ayora
The beach is a wonderful place to see turtles, iguanas and lots of fish so go snorkeling for sure!
Beautiful beach on the way to las grietas, you can see sting rays, little sharks, fish, even sea snakes.
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Playa el Murcielago Manta
Playa el Murciélago is located in the province of Santa Elena in the in the coast region of Ecuador, it is a recognized beach; because it is located in the Ruta del Spondylus like others recognized beaches.
Principally, this is one of most visited beaches by tourists national and international, where people can relax and have a lot fun.
Playa de Olon Santa Elena
Olon has great beaches for playing with family's, excellent surfing especially for newbies or long board, and beautiful countryside.
One of the widest, nicest, cleanest beaches we have visited in South America.
General Villamil Beach Playas
In my opinion, their beaches are beautiful but due to the large influx of people that visit it, it is one of the most polluted beaches, especially on holiday, you can see the sand and the sea full of trash, social...
My experience was great, I can even say that it is one of the beaches that I visit frequently.
Playa Tonsupa Esmeraldas
Playa de La Estacion Puerto Ayora
The answer is a simple: NO; there are better beaches around the island, such as Tortuga Bay, Playa Mansa, Playa El Garrapatero, and Hidden Beach.
A sweet underrated little beach.
Punta Pitt San Cristobal
Pristine Beach and great hike on the Northern shore of San Cristobal island
swim in beach nearby; all 3 types of boobies sighted
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Punta Espinoza Fernandina
Visited on a low tide...and the green, algae covered rocks contrasted superbly with the blue skies & water, the brilliant beaches and the stark black lava flows.
After getting off the zodiac and wading through some water, came to a sandy beach surrounded by lava rocks.
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Playa San Lorenzo Manta
Playa las Bachas Santa Cruz
Playa Las Bachas,(aka Las Bachas Beach, aka Barges Beach) on Santa Cruz Island in the Galapagos Islands, so named because of the barges left by the USA when WW II ended, is very beautiful.
After our visit to North Seymour, a swim in this pristine beach was amazing.
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Playa Punta Carola San Cristobal
This is one of the beaches they don't recommend you swim in because of the tides, so I'm a bit confused by some of the other reviews...
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Playa Montanita Manglaralto
Montañita is a beach located in Santa Elena in the Spondylus Route it is great place especially for the tourism, because they look for a good place to practice surf and Montañita is best place to practice it.
This beach is one of the most known in our country because each year they organize event related with extreme sports like surfing and many people come to our country to be part of it.
Playa Punta Centinela Santa Elena
A very quiet beach option North of the very busy Salinas area...
Gardner Bay Espanola
The beaches are beautiful and the Galapagos government makes sure that there aren't a lot of other people on the island at the same time.
The beach is wonderful, sea lions, iguanas, crabs, finches, mockingbirds, pelicans etc. Snorkelling I saw so many fish, sting rays, and a reef shark.There is also part of a whale skeleton on the beach.
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Playa de Atacames Atacames
Many beach vendors walking with beer, sun glasses, fruit, hair braiding offers.
Playa de Las Palmas Esmeraldas
This spa is recognized by all the people who visit every year on holidays and for the beauty of its beach.
The beach is completely different and the most important... clean.
Tagus Cove Isabela
Going from the flat beach to 170 steep steps did leave me winded.
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Playa de los Perros Puerto Ayora
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