Cerro Tijeretas, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

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One of the few places where two species of frigate birds can be seen nesting in one colony, Cerro Tijeretas lures nature lovers with its clear waters and views of pristine surroundings. Follow one of many trails on the island to snorkel off the rocks and observe turtles, sea lions, and many species of fish. Head to one of three lookout points to find nesting frigates, a statue of Charles Darwin, and uninterrupted panoramic views of the vast ocean. Put Cerro Tijeretas and other Puerto Baquerizo Moreno attractions into our Puerto Baquerizo Moreno journey app , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Despite the low season there were quite a few tourists crammed onto the small pontoon allowing the launch for snorkilling. Other than that, the hike is still worth it with beautiful views. We went the wrong way because it is very badly indicated but with a little stubbornness we get there. The walk is not very long, about thirty minutes. On the spot it's really very pretty
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  • Approximately 15 mins walk from town Tijeretas is a beautiful area to swim and snorkel. To really enjoy you will benefit from a 5mm wetsuit - this will allow you to stay in the water for more than 20m...  more »
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