Laguna las Ninfas, Puerto Ayora

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Stroll the wooden pathway under bright green mangroves at Laguna las Ninfas. Study the water for sea turtles and baby sharks, and pay attention to descriptive signage to learn more about the trees. Away from the busy harbor (but an easy walk from the town center), the inlet supports many bird species, such as waders and warblers, which nest in mangrove treetops. The lagoon's blend of fresh and salt water teems with marine and freshwater fish, playful sea lions, and stingrays. Plan your Laguna las Ninfas visit and explore what else you can see and do in Puerto Ayora using our Puerto Ayora trip itinerary planner.
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  • check this place out if you are a birder, go early or late, well done boardwalk around a lagoon with a nice flow of water thru it. 
  • Quiet place that invites you to relax and observe the incredible landscape of water and mangroves. If going to last hour of the afternoon can observe the entry of water salt to the Lake and the dusk
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  • I visited this lovely pond at 5:00... the time the parks normally closes, but when Angel heard I had come from so far and was curious, he was kind enough to walk me through and locked the gates behind...  more »