Manta is one of the Bigger Coastal Cities of Ecuador, with over 200,000 inhabitants. Known for its Tuna production, Manta is also famous for hand-building entire fishing vessels, which you can see for yourself if you walk along the beaches South of the Harbor.
Manta also has an Airport with good connections to Quito and Guayaquil. The large Mall del Pacifico has just been opened in 2017, and the city now features 2 movie theaters and more "Big City" Entertainment.
Manta has an hourly Bus Connection to Olon by the Manglaralto Bus Company. The trip takes about 3-4 hours.
By Taxi, Manta is only 2 hours from Olon. Click to see Pricing and Availability of Private Transportation.