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Isla de la Plata is a small island off the coast of Manabi, Ecuador, part of the Machalilla National Park. Its name comes from the legend that Sir Francis Drake hid the treasures taken from the Spaniards here. You can reach it by boat from the city of Puerto Lopez, from which it is separated by about 40 kilometers. It was visited by William Dampier in 1684, who described it as a place inhabited by many large sea turtles. Subacuatica Fauna: Manta rays, turtles, dolphins, hammerhead, Remoras, Etc. We offer Dive Package for 5 days to 7 days, from 6 diving up to 10 dives. Dive Pack Details: 5 Night Package, 3 Days Diving Hotel Piedrero - 3 days of diving - 5 accommodation. - Breakfast and snack on board. - Transfers. - Camping at the foot of the beach. - Speaking guides. - Personalized assistance To the afternoon after diving and days planned in the package, we have a wide variety of activities which those who want a little more adventure and experience the beautiful Manabi, have the potential to do. These include: - Bicycle tours or transport to the paradise beach of the Friars, with a tour of its various trails and climb to the viewpoint of the park. - Bicycle tours or transport to the town of Agua Blanca, a community of Indians manteños, with a tour to their way of life, its history and traditional foods, with an evening of relaxation and natural "spa" in its pool of sulphurous water which with its mud leaves a perfect skin. - Surf lessons with native guides, which provide table, lycra and all the good vibes for an evening full of good times. - Paragliding in the mountains of San Pedro or Salango, with experienced local guides will take you to see Ecuador from another point of view. - Additional costs depend on the activity Rates: Package 6 dives in the Punta Piedrero Ecolodge hotel costs 1218.00 USD. The package with 10 dives in the Punta Piedrero Ecolodge hotel costs 1440.00 USD. These rates do not include flights.The dollar exchange rate is taken based on the tourist dollar. For detailed itinerary, please contact us.
We are a experience company with and excellent boat with permission to work inside of Machallilla National Park, captian and sailor with a lot of experience.
You’ll get directions to the departure location when you make a booking.
50% refund up to 5 days prior.