North Seymour Island, Baltra

Must see · Island · Nature / Park
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. To visit North Seymour Island on your holiday in Baltra, and find out what else Baltra has to offer, use our Baltra.
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  • We stopped here as a land-visit during a dive liveaboard cruise on the Humboldt Explorer. Dagmar, a guide from Santa Cruz, met us on the boat to show us the island. When we visited in September 2020.....  more »
  • Baltra Island but best know as South Seymour) is one of the ways you can get onto or out of the Galapagos Islands. We had learned a little about it's history from our ship guide. It has a story to....  more »
  • Only a small island, to the North of Baltra, but such a stunning concentration of nesting birds! We were wandering among nesting Frigates, stepping over yellow land iguanas, with a huge amount overhead and coastal flying. A wonderful place.
  • Wow, this island had most of the stuff the Galapagos is famous for. Loved all the nesting birds. Iguanas showing the complete life cycle. Many sea lions. There were so many activities on the island it seemed like a Disney park. No food vending or anamatronics.
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