Galapagos Information - Columbus TravelSan Cristobal Island

Isla Lobos (Sea Lion Island)

This small island is named after the sea lions that rest and play on its rocky shores. It is also home to blue-footed boobies, great frigate-birds, brown pelicans, lava gulls, common noddies, yellow warblers and small and medium ground finches. There is good snorkeling in the clear waters of the channel and this is one of the best sites at which to swim with sea lions underwater.


Highlights: Swimming with sea lions
Animals: Sea lions, boobies, frigate-birds, pelicans
Difficulty: Easy
Landing: Wet

*Note that the listed activites may differ depending of the time of the day of your visit, cruise itinerary and National Park regulations.

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