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Parroquia Nanegalito, Tulipe, Tulipe, Ecuador
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

There's not many historical sites in this part of Ecuador so it was a pleasant stop to visit here. The site is of the Yumbos nation and covers three distinct periods of settlement: 2000-500BC; 800-1690AD and after 1870. The gaps seem to be due volcanic...More

Thank Ali921
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The signs near Nanegalito hinted that 'Tulipe' was an archaeological site, but it was a great surprise to find such a well-manicured park when I first visited about three years ago. About once a year I return, wander the grounds, ponder the culture that once...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 25 January 2016

I am an ecuadorian and always I associated the Yumbo indian tribe to the oriental region, but everyday I learned something and in this trip I copuld learned that jumbos were from the western rain forest area of Ecuador. Visit this place and lear about...More

Thank Raul V
Reviewed 11 January 2016

The water temples of the Yumbo culture of more than 1000 years of age were discovered in 1978 and are precious. The museum on site built in 2007 gives an ample introduction to the history, geography and the Yumbo culture. Not expensive and there are...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2015

Someone spent a lot of time laying this indoor/ outdoor museum. Beautiful facilities (including nice clean bathrooms) and grounds. Cost is minimal ($3/per adult) and includes English speaking guide. Security guards in parking lot to watch car. 1. Lovely planted gardens and guide explains what...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2014 via mobile

I'm spending several weeks in Ecuador, and am doing some volunteer ESL teaching in a school in Tulipe, a most pleasant village of about 200 souls. The main attraction in town is the museum, which is devoted to sharing the story of the Yumbo people,...More

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