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A waterfront walk.

Getting off a cruise ship, we turned left at the terminal to walk along Malecon de Mantra. Traffic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aglassortwo
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Melbourne, Australia
Walk from cruise ship

If you arrive by cruise ship, and are not buying panama hats or are on a tour, this is a great walk... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
Teresa H
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Texada Island, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Getting off a cruise ship, we turned left at the terminal to walk along Malecon de Mantra. Traffic is very busy along here so be careful when crossing the avenue. Otherwise there is a pedestrian overpass some distance further down. Things along here to see...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

It is a great place if you like swimming in blood and guts from eviscerated fish. The stench of the local fish processing and p canning factories make it difficult to breathe.

Thank ScottC4748
Reviewed 25 January 2018

If you arrive by cruise ship, and are not buying panama hats or are on a tour, this is a great walk along the shore. Fish market, restaurants where you can pick the catch of the day, ship yard, tuna statue. Early is best for...More

Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Manta is a small city, however the places to visit are very worth going to. Make sure you dine in their small shops, good food and great service.

Thank paolabbg
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The seafront Avenida Malecón is the defining avenue in Manta. It hugs the coastline and runs roughly east to west, from Playa de Tarqui, over a small bridge to Manta Harbor and Playa Murciélago. Almost everything of interest to tourists in Manta is located on...More

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