"A land of real and fake surfers" Top 5 Page for this destination Montañita by CaptainAmerica
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Montanita was once a tiny fishing village, one amongst many others, on the beautiful and desert Pacific coast of Ecuador.
But apart from its extraordinary landscape and climate, Montanita has big and sometimes perfect waves to offer. This is the main reason why it became a surf and tourists spot, one of the most reknown in Ecuador and probably in the whole coast of South America.
Therefore, do not expect to be alone on a desert beach. It should be noted, however, that the village and the beach are never really crowded and that the stay is very enjoyable; it's full of good restaurants and breakfast cafes, good bars with music, the atmosphere is cool and calm and it's a good starting point to more desert villages and beaches.
They are some remaining fishermen in Montanita. You don't see them in the part of the village where the hotels and... more travel advice
As already mentioned, Montanita is an excellent spot for surfing. The best period is from December to May; when I was... more travel advice
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