Mosquera is a small and flat sandy islet between the islands Baltra and North Seymour. Despite its small size, it is home to one of the largest sea lion colonies in the Galapagos Islands. Mosquera Islet is a great place to observe the behavior of sea lions and pose with these curious animals for souvenir photos.
Besides sea lions, there are Sally Lightfoot crabs and different species of coastal birds.


Highlights: Sea lions
Permitted activities: Easy hiking
Tip: Always keep your distance from the animals, especially the male sea lions as they can be aggressive.

Activities and visits may vary according to the cruise.

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