Natural Resources: Machalilla National Park, Fishing, Flora, Fauna, Marina
Tourism: Whale Watching, Beach, Crafts, Diving, Cultural Events, Archaeology, Museums, etc.
The canton of Puerto Lopez is located in the extreme south-west of the province of Manabi.
Part of its territory is protected by the Machalilla National Park. It has a large inventory of tourist as well as ecological and cultural attractions. The canton offers various services such as travel agencies, tourism companies, naturalist guides, hotels, and restaurants that offer facilities and amenities for all visitorsl who want to know and share the thrill of adventure and discovery of this magical land.
The canton is made up of several communities, amongst them: