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Puerto Villamil, Ecuador
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Reviewed 12 December 2015

Activity options are limited at Isabela, so a spare afternoon will naturally lead you to the wall of tears. Not a necessity, but if you do, rent a bike for $3/hr but be careful with the thorns towards the end of the ride - it's...More

Thank William N
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Went there by bike. Had in total 4 hours with a lot of stops for some other spots. The wall is impressive but I imagined it was bigger. Still a good day programm

Thank oktschuss
Reviewed 24 November 2015

The walk itself is ok but if you are short on time, I would skip it. The history is interesting but there are more interesting things to do on Isabela

Thank Elena0906
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We walked this area and along the beach and saw many marine iguanas, seals, and a variety of birds including canary. The vegetation included cactus and cotton bush.

1  Thank Loz310
Reviewed 11 November 2015

The Wall of Tears lies about 6 km from Puerto Villamil. We rented a bike to get here. Beware, we had seven bikes, and in total 8 empty tires.. Seems to be a lot of cactus-spikes on the road :).. The ride is along the...More

Thank EvD86
Reviewed 22 October 2015

It is about a 10 Km journey to the Wall of Tears which we walked and were exhausted because did not know how far it was. Take lots of water. Allow 4 hours to you can veer of the path to La Playita, Playa del...More

Thank ScottyHNLGirl
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

We rode bikes up to this place and it was quite an intense bike ride up the mountain. Along the path on the way up there we Saw some huge tortoises. The wall itself is pretty cool to see as well.

Thank irishi
Reviewed 27 September 2015

The story here is that hosted prisoners were forced to build this wall in isolation, and many of them died during the construction. Morbid and not that visually appealing. It counts for a nice walk to and from there, and you get to see a...More

1  Thank leesarah85
Reviewed 26 September 2015

The story behind it is pretty amazing, but to just go and see it is just okay. I did not explore much around the area though - so there might be much more.

Thank Anita A
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We were told by our tour guide that this monument was beautiful, so we had to see it. We ended up taking a taxi part way and then biked the rest of the way. I guess it depends where you start, but I couldn't have...More

Thank Kat_R_Rini
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