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This portion of Santa Cruz is so named because it is inhabited by many iguanas.
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

First sighting of a land iguana and what AJ experience. It’s a big trip inland and can get very hot, but the scenery is remarkable and it all worth it when you see a land iguana in the wild and their amazing colours.

Thank Granules2013
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

We took the" Letty ", a yacht operated by Ecoventura, the company that took us to Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands, and were accompanied by several frigate birds that hovered about ten feet above our heads as we sat on deck taking in the scenery. Some...More

Thank Jim R
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We did a naure walk to see the dragons (land iguanas). We saw some, and also plenty of birds. Very nice walk.

Thank Luc S
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

This was one of our last stops on the Celebrity Xpedition 7 Night Outer Loop Cruise we did in April. The landscape here is very dramatic. The volcanic rocks at the beach's edge jut out in front of a pointy peak (Dragon Hill.) The soil...More

Thank Jessica Rowse M
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our 2 hour walk here. The Orange land iguanas were fascinating to watch. They appeared on the track in front of us and were not disturbed by our presence at all. The walk to the top is not far at all. Great views.

Thank sophia27
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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We wandered around the tracks and saw lots of wildlife, walked up to the hilltop and admired the view of the bay

Thank Michael S
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

This was one of our stops on the Celebrity Xpedition. Landing from our Zodiak, we hiked around "Dragon Hill" where there are many land iguanas to be seen in their natural habitat. Interesting to learn from our guide how they live here. Nice views of...More

Thank ATL2World
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Reviewed 9 May 2016

All of the Galapagos sights are pretty fantastic, since most of them offer one of a kind animals. Yes, there are iguanas all over the world, but not the same ones as you'll find here. It's quite interesting to see the differences, even from island...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2016

Located in the northwest of Santa Cruz Island, Dragon Hill is known for its land iguanas and flamingos in a nearby lagoon. The landscape is filled with low brush, cacti, and few tall trees. Along the way, we also saw lots of marine iguanas and...More

1  Thank D C
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Reviewed 21 December 2015

Amazing place to visit all the wildlife in the Galapagos, this place mainly iguanas every where you look, going about their day not afraid of people, with the stunning red crabs on the near by rocks, very enjoyable hike!

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