In the middle of a national park this beach is a hidden gem. You are able to park your car (pending availability) inside the park right by the beach or grab a moto-taxi (motorized rickshaw) for the 2.7km from The highway or you can walk. The beach is ample and clean. The water is on the warm side with tame... 更多
This beach is delightful. So clean and inviting. It is flanked by cliffs on both sides, but is a lovely sand beach with open ocean views. Free admission, but at the entrance, you have to register as a visitor (with passport number or other id). There is a nice little path to walk to a black-sand beach, and to the... 更多
Beautiful beach, it's not at all crowded. We went on Mother's Day and there were maybe 50 people there. Entrance and parking are free. You do have to register at the gate with passport number. They have bathrooms, changing areas and showers(but lots of bees) by showers. You can rent an umbrella for $4.00 USD. Bring water and snacks no... 更多
We got a bit lost getting there as we didn't tell the bus driver we were going to Los Frailes and they don't announce the stop and they stop for 5 seconds. Thankfully a local spoke to the bus driver after we missed the stop and we got off not far from the entrance to Machalilla Park. Note: You need... 更多
We had the beach to ourselves for an hour before anyone got there.You can walk along the beach on the far side where there is a trail up to the lookout with gorgeous views. Lots of wildlife and Sunshine.
I have visited many beaches in U.S., South and Central America, and I think this is one of the best in the entire west coast of the continent. The water temperature, the scenery, the quiet environment, all make it a wonderful retreat from everything. For sports enthusiasts you can snorkel jog ablong the 2 mile coast and. or swim the... 更多
My wife and I visited this beach in November of 1994. We were dropped out on the main road by a bus and walked the path to the beach where there was NOBODY else on the beach all day long. We didn't see a single person. Jump ahead 21 years to Dec. of 2015 and it is a tourist trap.... 更多