The Galapagos Islands

Isla Genovesa

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Stay with us – Isla Genovesa is also known as Booby Island due to the sheer number of goofy-looking Nazca and red-footed boobies that live here. This island is a must for bird-watching enthusiasts, with great frigatebirds, short-eared owls and many more in residence.

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Approx. 10 days
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Isla Santa Cruz (1 days) → Isla Bartolomé (1) → Isla Genovesa (1) → Isla Santa Cruz (1)
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Birdwatching on Genovesa Island
Isla Genovesa

Birdwatching on Genovesa Island

Horseshoe shaped Genovesa Island is your prime destination for a bit of birdwatching. Created from a collapsed caldera, the island is home to Nazca and red-footed boobies, magnificent frigate birds and more.

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