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Concha de Perla

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Puerto Villamil, Ecuador
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Full-Day Isabela Island Tour
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  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
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Puerto Villamil, Ecuador
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Concha denperla offers a lovely short walk and you can slip into the bay at the end and swim with the young seals that are sometimes there

Thank Pavane M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous place to snorkel in Puerto Villamil. Swam with a sea turtle along with so many tropical fish. Water is cold, so bring a wet suit. Our kids loved seeing the sea lions on the board walk.

Thank Exploradora154
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really neat location - great swimming or snorkelling right off the dock. Cute little sea-lions flaked-out along the boardwalk that you have to step over, and the mangroves are neat. Not the best snorkelling compared to some of the other locations, but still very neat...More

Thank Ember28
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The walk provides many views od iguanas, birds, fish and other wonders of nature. The trail is about two miles long. Arrange for a cab to pick you up at the end of the trail since you could get tired in the sun.

Thank BCBSA1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take your snorkel gear & jump into this cute cold protected place. A few turtles , sea lions & lots of fish. Worth it!

Thank Maria G
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is a place right off the pier on Isabela where you can go snorkling. There are rocks around it which acts like a wave break so no need to worry about the rough seas. Even though we didn't see turtles or penguins (but other...More

Thank CanadaGlobetrotter06
Reviewed 10 October 2017

As you at the dock, it is right there. Snorkle with turtles, sharks, rays and other fish. Worth renting fins and mask if you don't have them. It's free. Everyone goes there.

Thank Mecalay
Reviewed 8 October 2017

On our way down to check out the snorkelling there was a sea lion just giving birth to a beautiful little baby, it was the most amazing sight, after the baby was born she picked it up in her mouth and shook and dragged it...More

Thank pppbooma
Reviewed 18 September 2017

The walk to Concha de Perla is beautiful along the boardwalk through the mangroves. You may have step over or around napping sea lions. There is a deck with 2 sets of stairs to the water. There are hooks on a post for hanging bags,...More

Thank jetsonsyvr
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is the only snorkel site near the tour areas that is free to the public on Isabela. While visiting Isabela, we snorkeled here twice. Once at high tide (couldn't see much, water was a bit churned up, etc.), and once at low tide (was...More

Thank Alma R
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