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La Loberia

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Address: Salinas, Ecuador
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US$155.00*
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Full-Day All-Inclusive Tour to Barcelo Colon Miramar in Salinas from Guayaquil
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US$550.00*
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Amazing!

I saw more sea lions than on Galapagos Islands. And they are most of days there.Truly beautiful expirence. Every day sunshine.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 November 2016
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

I saw more sea lions than on Galapagos Islands. And they are most of days there.Truly beautiful expirence. Every day sunshine.

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Thank RogulaD
Varazdin, Croatia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

I've spent many days on la Loberia beach. Part of it is a cliff where there are male sea lions that were exiled from Peru. This attracts lots of people. Yet the beach adjecent to it is not crowded. It is a surfing beach, and swimming there is not allowed due to high currents. Don't attempt on swimming out from... More 

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Thank SpaciousEarth
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

There are seals and the entire area had been rebuild. It's more pleasant to walk nearby and there is a walk area that connect the Loberia and La Chocolatera (not sure about el morro).

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Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We went to the Loberi'a while on a family vacation. If you are into nature and seeing things in their natural habitat then go here. There is a colony of sea lions that inhabit the rock there. REALLY cool to see them. Ecuador has done a great job setting up a view site while preserving the Lions' space and anonymity.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

Amazing experience to see the sea lions in their natural habitat. Incredible views to the ocean - nature at it's finest

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Gainesville
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

A place you must to visit. wild seals in a great place... You can see whales too if you are lucky. Nice place for pictures

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Cali, Colombia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Nice view from a rocky point, can see Salinas , airport and different beaches from there. Need to go driving from salinas.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Maybe there is a better time of year to go here. The sea lions were sleeping on distant rocks; the current is too strong for swimming at the beach; and it's really really hot.

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

Marvellous beach, if you want you can walk to the chocolatera. The view from the viewpoint is priceless, On top of that you can watch the sea lions in the nature relaxing on the stone right in front of you.

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

Having been to the Galapagos, this was a bit of a let down, but it is cool to know that some sea lions live off the mainland coast of Ecuador.

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