Ayangue is a small coastal town located in the province of Santa Elena. Ayangue is a beach known for calm waters and a main focus on recreational and artisanal fisheries. Ayangue Beach is an excellent place for those who practice underwater sports, as well as enthusiasts seeking the ideal place to be astonished by the diversity of species that inhabit the depths beneath. Ayangue Beach is known as the “pool of the Pacific,” because of the way the mountains reach the sea creating a kind of natural pool. Naturally, people come here to enjoy the sun and the beach. Ayangue is considered one of the best diving locations in Ecuador. Around the beach you can find several restaurants offering all kinds of delicacies from the sea.