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Concha de Perla

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved Concha de Perla. It's a small lagoon starting in the place justifully called "Iguana crossing" on Isabela island. Indeed, there are a lot of iguanas crossing the road near the sunset, where the boardwalk begins. Then you'll walk along the lagoon and see...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The water was not that clear and no coral in the area. I only saw a few types of fish out there. Not that impressed.

Thank srisak2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was GRANDPAcking through the Galapagos and stopped a few nights on Isabela. This is just a short walk from town. Walk down to the Ferry Dock where you find more Sea Lions. Our path starts next to the Ferry Dock. Along the short path,...More

Thank GRANDPAcking
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Good free place to snorkel and have a good time. We saw sea lions, big rays, turtles and fish. You can rent some gear yourself and go there.

Thank themocrazy
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Short walk from main pier. The walkway itself is lovely and was filled with sea lions each time that we went. The snorkeling from the end of the small pier was amazing.

Thank MDGPLNR
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

I didn’t do the whole walk because it was late already, but i got to see the flamencos many of them which was incredible, i did almost an hour walk and still not the end so im guessing is pretty big very quiet and relaxing

Thank lquintanilla1006
Reviewed 22 August 2018

I didn’t personally do any snorkelling, but lots of people were. The clear sea means you can see much of the sea life from the little jetty and don t even need to go into the water. The board walk down to the water is...More

Thank Katrina H
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The water here is a tad cloudy so go during low tide, you can see a lot more. I saw a lot of fish, some starfish, a ray, and an octopus. There's a wooden dock with a couple of benches where you can leave your...More

Thank Millet02
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to see sea lions and even get a chance to swim alongside them. Close to Puerto Villamil on Isabela Island its a popular snorkelling spot with everyone.

Thank 854DP
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This is a spot where you can do snorkeling on your own and you can swim among giant turtles and sea lions. It's not as good as Los Tuneles obviously but it can be done any time. I did it in the evening as the...More

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