Las Tintoreras, Puerto Villamil

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Get in touch with the local aquaculture population with a visit to the islet of Las Tintoreras. The turquoise waters of the bay are sheltered, providing a perfect spot for sea lions, sea turtles, marine iguanas, stingrays, and reef sharks to hang around. At low tide, the bay is connected to a small shallow pool of clear water, where you can get an up-close look at the sharks. Survey the marine life from a lava deck above, or grab your snorkel and jump right in. To visit Las Tintoreras on your trip to Puerto Villamil, use our Puerto Villamil trip itinerary maker.
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  • This was a fun tour. Just got into Isabela and had time to go on this tour. It does not take more than a few hours. Snorkel and walking tour along with a boat tour around the area. They took us around...  more »
  • I enjoyed a private tour here by one of Galapagos' top naturalists . It looks like a magical sculpture garden of frozen lava peaks coated with white deposits from sea shells and minerals in the ocean....  more »
  • Saw all what usually verse in that tour, except them sharks, that by the current warm seek others sites. The incredible snorkeling!
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