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“fun to see”

Santa Cruz Fish Market
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USD 1,895.00*
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Galapagos Cruise: 4-Day Tour to Santa Cruz...
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Reviewed 14 May 2018

very fun to see the sea lions, pelicans and all other animals trying to manipulate the fishers to get some fresh fish .. they are quite good comedians to get what they want

Thank 323martinep
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"lobster"
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"fun to watch"
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"catch of the day"
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"for sale"
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"hanging around"
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"daily catch"
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"great spectacle"
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"hanging out"
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"free entertainment"
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"daily life"
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

This is a lively place to while away a few minutes. It's not big. Just a table or perhaps two. But very interesting and a real insight into the life of the fishermen and what they do. Of course watching the sea lions, pelicans and iguanas hanging around was also interesting!!! Loved seeing the sea lions getting given scraps and taking off with it or even fighting the pelicans for big scraps. A new way of living for these animals. Of course if you want to purchase fish you can also do this. Many guest houses are happy to cook it up for you! It is just a short walk from the main pier and on the way to the Tortoise breeding/recovery facility.

Thank nzTrina
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

This place is great to grab a bite to eat in the evening! They are various restaurants in this market that offer a wide range of seafood options as well as meat, pork, and chicken.

Prices are fairly modest. We stopped by here 2Xs and tried two different restaurants. Both were phenomenal. One made me a cazuela on the spot with fresh seafood!! Beyond delicious!

Thank jemz98
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

This place was neat, and we'll worth stopping by to look at. Come back multiple times a day if you want to see lots of axtion.

Thank Nicholas K
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Visiting here became an obsession. Glad we stayed around the block and could check in frequently. Plenty of animals, sea lions, pelicans, herons, iguanas all hanging round to peruse the fish catch. Bring your camera.

Thank LLLofPA
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