20 TOURIST PLACES IN EL ORO
PUYANGO PETRIFIED FOREST
Puyango Petrified Forest is a Protected Area , is a real tourist attraction, there is a museum guard, thoughwith some disorder, fossilized pieces of animals, fruits, fish, insects and mollusks. The forest has an average temperature of 22.5 º C
Location: Is located southwest of the province of El Oro, in LasLajas - Arenillas
Distance: 111 km from Machala.
River glides on smooth, shows different manifestations in its flow, presenting some sites decline torrent, forming Fords orbackwaters slopes which is exploited by bathers
Location: located in the province of El Oro, Canton Pasaje
Distance: 20 minutes of Machala.
SANTA CLARA ISLAND
Santa Clara Island, the largestseabird refuge from the Ecuadorian mainland. Also known as the Isle of the Dead, under which spotted from a distance, it appears as the figure of a man lying as if dead.
Location: The island is west ofPort Bolivar. The only access is by sea from Puerto Bolivar.
Distance: Located 90 minutes from Puerto Bolivar
REPRESA DESFOGADERO TAHUÍN
The objective of this work is tofoster the development of the province of El Oro, through irrigation, drinking water, generation electric, tourism and water sports.
Location: It is located southeast of Arenillas
Distance: 49.8Km from Machala.
This beach offers great ecological adventures, we can to see beautiful landscapes of the Islands, and this beach has estuaries, mangroves,crustaceans, birds, etc.
Location: It is located in the province of El Oro, Canton Santa Rosa.
Distance: 25 Minutes from Puerto Bolívar.
CASCADE OF CARMEN
It is called "Armadillos Cascade".30 Meters of height and width up to 100 meters, it is protected by large trees. The weather is nice.
Location: It is in the El Carmen, Canton in the parish San Ramón the Armadillo.