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GUAYAQUIL CITY TOUR & HISTORICAL PARK

parque-historicoThe city tour in Guayaquil consists in various panoramic visits and walks through the city. A first stop will be done at the Administration Plaza, around which you will observe the City Hall, the Monument Sucre and finally the Seminario Park, also known as the Iguana Park.
Later on, the bus will take us to the Southern Malecon 2000 where you will appreciate the Integration Plaza with its famous Southern Marketplace or Cristal Palace and then connect to the Olmedo Plaza very important for its monument to Jose Joaquin Olmedo, recognized poet of Guayaquil and ex president of the Republic.

Our third stop (the largest one) will allow us to see different important monument of the history of the city from the Morisca Tower. Among them, the monument of the 4 elements of the Planet. Then we will walk toward the Rotonda Monument with the statues of Simon Bolivar and San Martin. We will then proceed, in a panoramic way, the visit of the rest of the Malecon 2000, with its restaurants and recreation places for children. Optionally you can visit the garden area of the Malecon in which can be seen many tropical plants such as : Teca, Guaba, Mango, helechos, bromelias, ficus, almendra...

After the visit of the Malecon, the bus will take to the neighbourhood of the Peñas, oldest part of the city in which you will have the opportunity to climb the numerous steps until the Cerro Santa Ana and watch Guayaquil and the river Guayas like from nowhere else.
Finally we will end our tour at the Flower Marketplace with its colourful different kind of flowers.

After the City tour, you will enjoy a visit to the Historical Park, in which you will live an experience from the Antic Guayaquil with its characters, traditions and architecture. Located only at 30 minutes from Guayaquil, the Historical park is divided in 3 parts on 8 hectares of field:

The wild life zone :
Mixed of Fauna and Flora proper to the local ecosystem and re introduced extinguished species of animals. This area of the park intents to recreate the natural environment of this species that we can hardly see in liberty those days.

The traditional zone :
Sample of the rural architecture, homemade tools and others objects from the traditional rural way of life. In that zone you will also find a typical Hacienda and its mini-plantations with the many plants that was exported back then and contributed to the wealth of the Country and past centuries (Coffee, cacao, Banana, Cotton.)

The urban zone:
Showing the way of life in Guayaquil during the 1900, with all the architectural elements and constructions of the Public Plaza and Malecon as it was back at the time.

INCLUDED: Transport, Bilingual guide
NOT INCLUDED:
Lunch, Entrance to the Historical Park, its price varies according to the day

Price PER PERSON in US$ in PRIVATE BASIS: $85
Daily except Mondays and Tuesday

GUAYAQUIL CITY TOUR

Sguayaquilame as the first without HISTORICAL PARK

INCLUDED: Transport, Bilingual guide
NOT INCLUDED:
Lunch

Price PER PERSON in US$ in SHARED BASIS: $35
On Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
Price PER PERSON in US$ in PRIVATE BASIS: $57
Daily

 

MULTICOLOR MARKET TOUR

flowersGuayaquil being the economical capital of the country, it is the biggest commercial city. We will visit the famous roses and tropical flowers market. Later, as Guayaquil being one of the most important port of South America, we will visit the seafood market showing us the most a nice scene of colours and flavours. We will finish our visit at the Typical market, where you can find some souvenirs of our city.

INCLUDED: Transport, Bilingual guide
NOT INCLUDED:
Lunch

Price PER PERSON in US$ in PRIVATE BASIS: $57
Daily except Mondays

EXCURSION TO SALINAS BEACH

salinasDeparture from the hotel in Guayaquil and after approximately 2 hours, you will arrive to the city of Salinas where you will be able to choose between a beach day or a fishing day.

If the weather allows it, you will also make a brief visit to Punta Carnero, Ancon and Anconcito, where you will observe birds and pink flamingos.

INCLUDED: Transport, Bilingual guide, Lunch
NOT INCLUDED:
Beverages acoholic and no alcoholic

Price PER PERSON in US$ in PRIVATE BASIS: $140
Daily

 

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