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Banana Plantation Hacienda


Day visit from Guayaquil:

Yes, often done so.

Driving time from Guayaquil:

More or less 1.5 hours per way.

What is it?

This type of coastal haciendas have simultaniously different monocultures, which include bananas that are usually sold to one of the major exporters of the country. You will see the whole process, from plantation to packing and transportation.

What can you do there?

Sightseeing. Best combined with another activity for the day.

Possible / Suggested Overnight Town:

Guayaquil or on route to Cuenca or Machala.