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Is Manta Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Do not Drink :(

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Manta?

No, tap water is not drinkable.

Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Manta.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Ecuador, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.


Drinkable water security in Ecuador boasts of some of the best beaches in South America. With plenty of pristine beaches, the beautiful Pacific Ocean and a wealth of marine life, it is easy to see why visitors often choose to stay in Manaus rather than on the mainland. The majority of travellers staying in Manaus will be expats or local residents, as the city is renowned for its low crime rate and welcoming population. Taking time to check out the excellent range of hotels in Ecuador can make your holiday a memorable one, as you enjoy both the attractions and beaches in this vibrant coastal city.

Tap Water Quality In Manta Ecuador Tap Water Quality is an important factor, as this can determine whether you swim in clean, hygienic waters or risk contamination from harmful chemicals and pollutants. By drinking safe tap water yourself, you can save up to 774$ a year by saving plastic bottle waste, which can add up to a landfill load. Also, drinking pure water can redu

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.3 in USD (1.5-liter)


Manta tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 58% Moderate
  • Water Pollution 67% High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 42% Moderate
  • Water Quality 33% Low

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Manta, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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