Best of Ecuador‎ > ‎Coast‎ > ‎Highlights‎ > ‎

Cerro Blanco Forest Reserve


Day visit from Guayaquil:

Yes, often done so.

Driving time from Guayaquil:

More or less 45 min. per way.

What is it?

TCerro Blanco is a private dry coastal tropical forest reserve whith a bit over 6.000 hectars of surface, whith a big diversity of flora and fauna that is beeing protected by different private companies, including a cement company. It is still one of the few primary forests in this area. It offers different paths with different levels of difficulty and lenght.T

What can you do there?

Hiking, bird watching, mountain biking, camping. Best combined with other activity for the day.

Possible / Suggested Overnight Town:

Guayaquil, La Libertad, Montañita, Puerto Lopez, Salinas.