BROCHURE KONTIKI - Flipbook - Page 17
Enjoy an unforgettable experience snorkelling,
kayaking and paddle boarding in Isla de la Plata
and the islets of Ayampe and Salango surrounded
by marine species including manta rays, humpback
whales, marine turtles and marine birds, with
endemic species like the blue-footed boobies.
Discover the origin of ancient cultures, dance
to the beat of coastal rhythms and experience
the traditions of local communities including the
weaving of Ecuadorian Toquilla straw hats, the
finest straw hats in the world and now declared
Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.
Walk along the shores of white and black
sand beaches and learn about their special
wellness properties. Experience an ancestral
purification ritual to connect our souls with
nature itself in a mystical local ceremony.
Learn by doing
Experiential gastronomy connects
us with the roots and traditions of
local communities and makes them
our own. For our more adventurous
travelers, the expedition includes
fishing and gathering of local species
that we will later prepare with our
chef, staying faithful to the traditional
recipes of each region.