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North Seymour Island, Baltra
(4.8/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
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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  • My reason for choosing this island to tour was specifically to see blue footed boobies. I had done my research and never saw any indication that there may be a seasonality to the bird population. Alth...  more »
  • We did a day trip here from Santa Cruz. There were lots of Frigates and blue footed boobies. We were lucky enough to see baby bobbies being feed and cleaned by the parents. Seeing the frigates with th...  more »
  • Places are mostly different when we imagine and see them. Except these 2 islands our day tour visited. Nature channels on TV don't prepar you for the smell of guano, but otherwise you feel yourself in...  more »