North Seymour Island, Baltra

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 trip itinerary tool .
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  • This was one of the highlights of our trip. April provided for a unique opportunity to see many nesting Boobies and Frigate birds along with babies. So special to walk amongst an uninhabited place and...  more »
  • If you want to see blue footed boobies and frigate birds this is the island to go to. We visited here with Windrose Luxury Yachts on a day trip and was fantastic. Saw birds up close and plenty of time...  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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