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Reserva Bosque Seco Lalo Loor

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Excellent trails with Abundant Wildlife

The excellent trails for all abilities offer a good way to get an introduction to the Ecuadorina... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2018
Jim E
Nice trip

Laro Loor dry forest is excelent place with lot of animals and birds. We enjoyed one day in this... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2018
Jan M
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May 2, 2018
“Excellent trails with Abundant Wildlife”
Feb 25, 2018
“Nice trip”
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Bosque Seco Lalo Loor is a private reserve that protects the very few remaining patches of low land dry forest in coastal Ecuador. Mainly, we function as a biological research station but also invite travellers, students, or anyone interested in eco...more
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Pedernales, Ecuador
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

The excellent trails for all abilities offer a good way to get an introduction to the Ecuadorina coastal forest. The forest has several differnt species of monkeys but we mostly saw Howlers. Lalo Loor is only minutes from the beach and if you make a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jim E
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Laro Loor dry forest is excelent place with lot of animals and birds. We enjoyed one day in this nice place. The staff of Laro Loor is very friendly.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jan M
Reviewed April 22, 2017

The Bosque Seco Lalo Loor or Lalo Loor Dry Forest reserve is a great place to visit, especially when you've had enough of the beach. We spend the night here in the beautiful new dormitory building, that has six rooms with 2 bunk beds each....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank orchidbee
Reviewed November 20, 2015

First approach to this place lets you know that this is true Ecuador on the sea-side, but it's not long before you find yourself in the full heart of the forest. Surrounded by the excellent bird-sound and wildlife common to the area (including Bigote and...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Paul C
Reviewed June 17, 2015

A different experience in an amazing bio-sphere that is a Tropical Dry Forest. Many trails and expert guides to show you the forest and explain many of the diverse flora. A marvelous experience for young and old alike.

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Larrypioli
Reviewed July 29, 2013

If your traveling ruta del sol, ruta del spondylus in north manabi you cant miss this place. Its much more then a dry forest. its where a tropical coastal dry forest meets a humid forest. brings in own unique flora and fauna. great for a...More

Date of experience: December 2012
2  Thank Mike H
Reviewed April 11, 2012

The reserve is situated 25 Km south of Pedernales. The road is good and in the own vehicle is only half an hour drive from Pedernales. By paying a small entry fee it is possible to visit the reserve with a biologist guide. The guide...More

Date of experience: April 2012
1  Thank Stefano1953
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