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All reviews sea lions low tide fish wooden walkway small dock nice snorkeling short walk snorkel area snorkeling spot nice place to go a tad snorkeling gear great spot the water is crystal clear free attraction sting ray board walk
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good free place to snorkel and have a good time. We saw sea lions, big rays, turtles and fish. You can rent some gear yourself and go there.

Thank themocrazy
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Short walk from main pier. The walkway itself is lovely and was filled with sea lions each time that we went. The snorkeling from the end of the small pier was amazing.

Thank MDGPLNR
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I didn’t do the whole walk because it was late already, but i got to see the flamencos many of them which was incredible, i did almost an hour walk and still not the end so im guessing is pretty big very quiet and relaxing

Thank lquintanilla1006
Reviewed 22 August 2018

I didn’t personally do any snorkelling, but lots of people were. The clear sea means you can see much of the sea life from the little jetty and don t even need to go into the water. The board walk down to the water is...More

Thank Katrina H
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

The water here is a tad cloudy so go during low tide, you can see a lot more. I saw a lot of fish, some starfish, a ray, and an octopus. There's a wooden dock with a couple of benches where you can leave your...More

Thank Millet02
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to see sea lions and even get a chance to swim alongside them. Close to Puerto Villamil on Isabela Island its a popular snorkelling spot with everyone.

Thank D P
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This is a spot where you can do snorkeling on your own and you can swim among giant turtles and sea lions. It's not as good as Los Tuneles obviously but it can be done any time. I did it in the evening as the...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 15 July 2018

I was surprised that I didn't see more Sea Lions on Isabela Island (nothing like San Cristobal), but the one place we did get to see them on the board walk and beach around Concha de Perla. You can find them there blocking the paths...More

Thank crazy4travel01
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We enjoyed our snorkeling time at Las Tintoreras - saw alot of colourful fish, sea turtles, penguins, sharks and sea lions. One sea lion joined us to play and put on quite a show! The experience was outstanding.

Thank thirst4trvl
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Concha de Perla was the background to a very scary experience. First, it’s very convenient to the main Isabela boat dock and not too far from the town and many of the hotels. You simply walk a couple of minutes to a short pier-like structure...More

Thank Scott S
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