Follow the different "Hopstages" of our route to see the different highlights at each of our destinations.
BAÑOS TO MONTAÑITA
From Baños we will head to the resort town of Montañita. This scenic little paradise on the Pacific coast is popular with both travelers and local Ecuadorians for its gorgeous beaches and incredible nightlife. The weather is sunny all year round, and there's always good times to be had in town. Montañita is the perfect place to relax for a couple days and just enjoy the pleasant climate and beautiful scenery!
Top Things to Do in Montañita
Spend some time in the sun on one of South America’s best beaches.
Go snorkeling or scuba diving in some of the world’s most biologically diverse waters.
Enjoy some of the town’s legendary nightlife and meet travelers from all around the world.
Do some surfing or take surf lessons. Montañita has areas that are suitable for all skill levels.
Montañita has long been famous with surfers for its ideal waves, but even if you don't surf you'll find plenty to do here. With its gorgeous beaches and never-ending parties, you’re sure to have an absolutely amazing stay in Montañita. Spend some time experiencing Ecuador's coast and enjoy the perfect sandy beaches, lovely tropical greenery, and brilliant nightlife that this coastal town has to offer.
BAÑOS TO MONTAÑITA DEPARTURE DETAILS
Departures: Saturday, Tuesday, Thursday
Departures From: Library at Juan Montalvo Park (Located on Calle Juan Montalvo between 16 de Diciembre and 12 de Noviembre)
Departure Time: 10:30pm
Arrival Time: 09:00am (the following day)
Recommended nights in Montañita:
After you visit this coastal paradise, you’ll probably want to stay forever! We recommend at least one night in Montañita which should give you a full afternoon on the beach as well as a chance to try some local food.