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Calle 18 | Avenida Flavio Reyes, Manta 130802, Ecuador
+593 98 354 9957
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Authentic tour of Manta area

We were looking for something more authentic than the ship board excursion. As my husband has some... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
Houston, Texas
Coffee and Gastronomy/Handicraft Tour

We spent two days with Narwell Tours. Fantastic time and money well spent. The coffee tour and... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
Savannah, Georgia
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Narwell Ecotours offers 1 day to 5 day tours in the beautiful region of Manabi, Ecuador. We also offer 10 and 15 day tours in the whole country. We are focused on the ecotourism values, we work with local people and we promote the natural and cultural wealth of the area. What we want is that our clients live an authentic and unique experience, and that they come back home delighted with an unforgettable memory.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good7%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“private tour” (11 reviews)
“cruise ship” (10 reviews)
“fish market” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Calle 18 | Avenida Flavio Reyes, Manta 130802, Ecuador
+593 98 354 9957
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

We were looking for something more authentic than the ship board excursion. As my husband has some mobility issues, a private tour to Pile,Montecristo, and the fish market was what we had requested from our travel agent. Juan gave use a great day--local color and...More

2  Thank TexPick
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We spent two days with Narwell Tours. Fantastic time and money well spent. The coffee tour and Handicraft tour were incredibly personal and gave a real taste of life in the area.

Thank bigcedarphoto
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Juan was waiting for our group of 6 when we left the cruise ship. He introduced us to Daniel our English speaking Tour guide and the driver. The private tour Van could easily hold 12 people, so we had plenty of room for the 6...More

Thank adlass
Reviewed 1 August 2016

My sister and I were in Santa Marianita and Manta for a recent vacation. We spent two days with Narwell tours, one with Denis at the Manta fishmarket and continuing to a rainforest hike, and one with Elsa and Denis on the coffee road. Both...More

1  Thank Jean M H
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Our small group enjoyed an outstanding shore excursion from our ship in Manta, Ecuador. Highlights included a hike through the rain forest, visit to the famous panama hat maker, and a short shopping trip. Our guide Gabriel was excellent. We were in Manta a few...More

1  Thank cabiker194
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We had arranged with Elsa for our Group of 12 Cruise Passengers to see the Pacoche Rainforest, Pile and Montecristi. Elsa was wonderful and our Guide for the day was Gabriel who was also wonderful. We started out at the Rainforest for the 1 hr...More

2  Thank Molly2533
Reviewed 22 April 2016

On our trips around the world we often search out opportunities to experience things that are more a reflection of the local culture and less a reflection of what someone wants us to see that is sterilized and touristic. We contacted Narwell with this objective...More

2  Thank John F
Reviewed 14 April 2016

During our stop in Manta the 20th of March we decided to contact Narwell to take us in one of their tours. During the time we were arranging the tour, we had one of the best attentions possibles, and their team always answered the e-mails...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We made our way to the Narwell pick up point we were directed onto a large coach where we were told we had to wait for other Narwell Tour Groups, we waited over 20 minutes for other groups to arrive. We were then driven to...More

3  Thank sentosa54
ElsaNarwell, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Narwell, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2016

Dear traveller, We really appreciate your comment in Tripadvisor, as it help us to improve our service. We are really sorry you did not enjoy your tour with us. As we already explain in the e-mails we sent to you, there were unexpected problems with...More

Reviewed 2 April 2016

Narwell Tours was the worst tour company I have ever had the displeasure of engaging. They were so disorganized, and piled us into a bus so that we could wait for more people to be transferred into our bus, not even in our group, then...More

1  Thank Marianna W
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