COMUNA LIBERTADOR BOLIVAR – SANTA ELENA – ECUADOR
Libertador Bolívar is a town located 131 km from Guayaquil, north of the province of Santa Elena, has a length of 3
100 m of beach, its most common flora and fauna are: Cocus nucifera (coconuts), Musa x paradisiaca ( bananas), beach crawlers, gastropods (snail), Pelecanus occidentalis (pelican), Ucides occidentalis (Crab).
In this town, between Manglaralto and Montañita, in the province of Santa Elena, you will find huts, with palm leaves as a roof, to spread out your towel and rest.
It has a wide straight beach, with a slightly steep slope. On the beach there are wooden palapas with cade and in the background, the population and small
hills with dry forest vegetation.
Libertador Bolívar has three bars located on the beach that look the same, but at the same
time they are very authentic: hammocks, palm leaves, bamboo cane and lounge music during the day. And let’s be serious, the Ecuadorian Coast without music is not Ecuador!
Libertador Bolivar is one of the most authentic places in Ecuador, and small enough to enjoy a weekend of relaxation.
Its main economic activity is trade through handicrafts, typical gastronomy and tourism.
Libertador Bolívar is a colorful commune. The hammocks and multicolored lamps decorate the panorama and capture the attention of the drivers; women weave, men tend. Crafts made of shell, wood and cane captivate by applied creativity. The toquilla straw hat is inevitable, the raw material is acquired in Sinchal, a neighboring community, located in the small mountain range.
Paragliding is one of the sports that most attracts the attention of visitors and is practiced in Playa Bruja. The tour is conducted with an experienced pilot. The flight lasts approximately 15 minutes, no experience is needed.
Among its festivities on July 24 commemorate the birth of Simon Bolivar, so they carry out activities for the festivities: on July 20 Libertador Bolívar chooses his sovereign queen.