Las Tintoreras, Puerto Villamil

4.4
#1 of 8 in Nature in Puerto Villamil
Get in touch with the local aquaculture population with a visit to the islet of Las Tintoreras. The turquoise waters of the bay are sheltered, providing a perfect spot for sea lions, sea turtles, marine iguanas, stingrays, and reef sharks to hang around. At low tide, the bay is connected to a small shallow pool of clear water, where you can get an up-close look at the sharks. Survey the marine life from a lava deck above, or grab your snorkel and jump right in. Our Puerto Villamil trip itinerary planning site makes visiting Las Tintoreras and other Puerto Villamil attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Lovers and future lovers of lizards will definitely get their money's worth on this island. You definitely have to pay attention to where you're stepping:-) We also enjoyed snorkelling-even if we didn't see sharks. But that's just nature's risk.
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  • We caught a tour comprised of several tour shops combining to fill our boat. Tito was our guide. We first had a boat tour of the island where we saw numerous penguins, blue footed boobies, sea lions a...  more »
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