Just north of the Mercado Sur is the Olmedo monument honoring José Joaquín de Olmedo (1780-1847) an Ecuadorian poet and the president of...
At the southern end of the malecón stands a handsome steel structure, sometimes called the Crystal Palace. When this Belgian-designed...
Captain Henry Morgan
Named for the infamous pirate (who never made it to Guayaquil), this replica sailboat makes hour-long river trips ($7) from Tuesday to...
An indistinguishable chifa (Chinese restaurant) on the block south of Parque Bolívar, serving low-cost and filling dishes.
Guayaquil Vision information
Runs double-decker bus tours of the downtown and surrounding suburbs (1½ hours). There are five tours a day starting from the Plaza Olmedo on the malecón; the first is at 10:40am. There are four other hop-on and hop-off points.