North Seymour Island, Baltra

4.8
#4 of 17 in Nature in Galapagos Islands
Explore North Seymour Island and its abundance of wildlife, a great opportunity to intimately observe a vast range of animals in their natural habitat. Leisurely wander along the trail which homes large colonies of nesting frigate birds and blue-footed boobies. Keep an eye out for the remarkable mating rituals these birds are known for. At the isolated Bachas beach, snorkel along a protected cove where you can find large schools of fishes, sharks, sea lions, rays, and turtles. Stop at a small nearby lagoon to see feeding flamingos. Make North Seymour Island part of your personalized Baltra itinerary using our Baltra family vacation planner.
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  • August 3, 2017
    See so much life in its natural state is not easy; However on this island is achieved and in abundance. After a short sailing aboard the comfortable boat Sea Lion of Santa Cruz Island will reach first a snorkeling session on a beach where you can see incredible colors reef fish and if there is a lucky turtles and eagle rays as in my case. then the main dish the island of north Seymour, with several of the most famous birds is galapagos as booby footed and frigates Royal and common. Also yellow iguanas and sea lions. Incredible!
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  • July 23, 2017
    This was a pretty cool experience to see all of the birds on the island. We were there during mating season and were able to see a lot of the babies. If you want to see a lot of blue footed boobies yo...  more »
  • July 22, 2017
    Our visit to North Seymour Island far exceeded my expectations. I couldn't believe how up-close-and-personal we were with countless Frigates, Boobies and iguanas! I never needed the binoculars we brou...  more »

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