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We saw boobies!

We went all the way to Punta Pitt, but didn't see any Blue Footed Boobies. Yet we saw a small group... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2016
Blabbott
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Aurora, Illinois
Mindblowingly beautiful beach full of sea lions

With our Galapagos trip limited to just 8 days, we decided on a whistle stop 2 day stop off in San... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2015
Luke K
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Reviewed 1 January 2016

We went all the way to Punta Pitt, but didn't see any Blue Footed Boobies. Yet we saw a small group up close on the hill just above Puerto Chino Beach as well as a group of Frigate Birds. The visibility for snorkeling here is...More

Thank Blabbott
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

With our Galapagos trip limited to just 8 days, we decided on a whistle stop 2 day stop off in San Cristobal and almost missed Peurto Chino - I'm so glad we didn't. It's without doubt one of the most stunning beaches I've ever visited....More

Thank Luke K
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Galapagos is about no predators including us ! no fear ! this was the big thing I got from our 8 day trip, walk next to a sealion, a nesting blue footed booby, any marine or aquatic life not possible anywhere else, this picture is...More

Thank Leighw1967
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Many animals are here, and at times people too. Mostly the tourists are not in big groups but come in private cars or with a taxi and guide. We rode there on bicycles which was hard work on the way there as there is a...More

2  Thank JSinSthA
Reviewed 21 November 2015

This beach has sea-lions as well as people! Very secluded, you have to walk down a paved track for about 700 metres and you can sit on the sand or the grass or under a tree. The hill on the bay has blue-footed boobies.

Thank psychlura
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

Initially I was not thrilled with the length of the hike to the beach noted on he map at the head of the path as we had just finished a whole day hiking however it was so worth the hike to the beach. As we...More

1  Thank Tzippyfla
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Puerto Chino has beautiful fine white sand, but limited near-shore life to see when snorkling. In good weather wading can be wonderful, but depending on the season the flies on the beach are a huge, painful, nuissance. It can get crowded during tourist rushes, or...More

1  Thank Calli W
Reviewed 6 November 2015

This beach was a little walk from the road but worth it! Very clean, clear water and no more than 10 people were there so not crowded at all. We soaked up the sun, snorkeled and explored a bit. The only downfall - biting flies!...More

Thank Reina H
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Sept 28 After Galapaguera Darwin took us to this secluded beach with very fine sand like Bachas Beach on North Seymour Island. The sand is finer than our sand on Oahu. Because of the stiff winds and cooling temperature, we did not get wet. There...More

1  Thank alohatripper
Reviewed 17 August 2015

This beach is a true paradise! There are lots of unique birds, pristine water, big waves to have fun with, you'll remember this spot for the rest of your life! One very important advice, put sunscreen. And then, put some more, and if you've finished...More

2  Thank Fredi125
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