Ballenita is the first resort of the Peninsula of Santa Elena, Ecuador. Just 3 minutes from the capital Santa Elena. Salinas 20 minutes and about 40 minutes from Montanita.
The name is because whales that travel in groups to carry out their mating observed. In Ballenita little more than 2,000 people engaged in artisanal fishing and tourism live.
The climate is dry Ballenita, its annual average temperature is 25 degrees Celsius.
Ballenita Beach comprises a length of 1600 meters of beach in combination with the warm waters and fine sand which give a suitable family to share with friends or just space.
The craft and fishing Ballenita movement provides an interesting space. Resulting in small restaurants with dishes, ceviches and variety of fish and seafood prepared with an exotic taste and craftsmanship, taught from generation to generation.