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North Seymour Island

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful morning’s tour. Lots of iguanas, frigate birds soaring in the thermals along the cliffs and on their nests, blue footed boobys and sealions. You can get close to nature here even though you have to stay on the path. A dry landing, but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have to make it here - especially if you are in search of the blue-footed boobie! This really lets you get up close and personal w/ all things birds. It is a little sad, as these birds are hanging out along a very tourist...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 5 December 2018

I had wanted to find the Blue footed Boobies on our trip and it wasn't until this island that I saw some. At first he wouldn't stand up to take pictures of him and then a man on our walk with "blue shoes" on began...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

This was our final stop on a back to back cruise to cover all the Bird rich islands being wildlife aficionados and mainly Birdos. Had I known how many species I would enjoy I would have only invested in one cruise. Do not miss this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

This was part of our day excursion and it was splendid. We saw the Blue Footed Boobies, sea lions, all varieties of frigates, land and marine iguanas. The setting was perfect and you get really close to the wild life. Great opportunity to take some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steven N
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Well I don't know how to describe this one! Our trip to the Galapagos in July was unbelievable. Our tour with Nat Geo was very well done! The 7 day cruise around the islands was just incredible! The variety of wild life, exotic plants, fresh...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CesLSU
Reviewed 20 August 2018

the wild life is good on this island and lots of plants. go with a guide and learn a lot.. see the water life also..

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

To see the Magnificent Frigatebirds and Blue Footed Boobies this is a good place to come to as there are loads here. With red coloured soil from the iron deposits, and in July/August a red carpet vine growing on the island it’s a very colourful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 854DP
Reviewed 27 July 2018

I visited in July 2018. I was on a day trip from Puerto Ayora. It was great to see all of the frigates and blue footed boobies. Along with their fledglings. Great all round day trip.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mandag2018
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Visiting North Seymour and Mosquera islands is like being in a documentary, where you can observe wildlife from arm reach without it noticing you. In our tour we saw an incredible variety of nesting and mating birds from extremely up close, whatching their rituals, their...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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LuRhe S
19 January 2018|
Response from on4bam | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We booked via a small company in Pto Ayora (Moonrise Travel, across the fishmarket) without knowing the operator. They were recommended by our host at Galapagos Suites. Moonrise Travel called a few companies to see if... More
27 March 2017|
Response from Lenke_13 | Reviewed this property |
My trip was booked by my accomodation, and don't know the travel agent, but the guide was very good! My accomodation was Patty Hospedaje, and Patty was extremely helpful. I would encourage you to contact Patty, asking if she... More