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Galápagos Islands, Ecuador (Day 3 of 5)

Lots and lots of lava, another stunning beach, snorkelling, Galapagos Penguins, more sea lions, and an amazing encounter with Galapagos Hawks, 6 - 10 June

semi-overcast 32 °C
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Day 3 itinerary
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First excursion was to Sullivan Bay to see the wildlife and some amazing lava formations
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Stingray in very shallow water
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A Great Blue Heron fishing on the beach
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Getting ready to walk on the lava
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Then across the Bay to Pinacle Rock
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Our first close encounter with the Galapagos Penguin
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Our welcome committee
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Then a short walk up hill to the lookout point
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Where Juan, our guide, made some distressed food noises and enticed these beautiful Galapagos Hawks a little closer to us. After about 15 mins we had 9 circling around us. Sometimes it felt like we were the ones being watched!
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Then to Golden Beach for some snorkelling with penguins, and a wide variety of tropical fish
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Back on Encantada enjoying the evening sun
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Posted by ayrestours 11:11 Archived in Ecuador

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