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“close to town”(9 reviews)
“sea lions”(32 reviews)
“local beach”(2 reviews)
Islas Galapagos, Ecuador
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to watch sunset, calm and shalow waters to swim, many sea lions. I came to this beach at the end afternoon and had a chance to watch a sea lion giving birth to its puppy. We can see people sunbathing sude by side...More

Thank Ricardo R
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

As on almost all beaches on San Cristobal there were lots of seals here lying around. There were a bit more waves here but ok to swim and snorkel. As it’s close to the city you can easily walk to here.

Thank TravelDNA
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Take care of the Rio tide but beautiful clear waters and great view from short climb above. Lots of sea lions

Thank 983lh
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This is the place to go if you want to have some drinks on the beach and be surrounded by sea lions. They get quite antsy in the afternoon and it’s very entertaining. It can be quite smelly though.

Thank Shannii
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Beautiful little beach, not far from the city center, where you can hang out/lounge/swim with seals and sea lions. Gets very crowded in the afternoon, and especially during sunset, because this is a great spot for viewing sunsets. There's a little restaurant right next to...More

1  Thank stephjac711
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Must visit!!! Absolutely loved visiting this beach. I would highly recommend catching a sunset here. It’s absolutely beautiful!! The seals are SUPER friendly! A baby seal actually kissed me! Definitely one of my favorite spots in San Cristóbal!

Thank jemz98
Reviewed 30 April 2018

One of the most popular spots in San Cristobal. Well earned reputations for its location and views. You can walk there and enjoy it without thinking too much.

1  Thank leo4gzs
Reviewed 15 March 2018

This is a nice beach but frequented by many so it gets very busy. We wandered down from our local B&B to watch sunset but found other beaches to swim in.

Thank Rochelle F
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Went w/ my 19 and 11 year old kids at around noon time. It’s a 10-12 minute easy walk from the town center. Beach is super clean, garbage disposal cans well placed along the route as well as on the beach. You can lay down...More

Thank Juan Carlos S
Reviewed 30 January 2018

We saw lots of baby sea lions here! We also went snorkeling and saw a couple sea turtles. Highly recommend... there's a couple stands to grab some true Ecuadorian food/drinks in addition to a couple street food stands down the road. It's within walking distance...More

Thank 687jacquelynj
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