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Darwin Island

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Darwin Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
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Must visit center if on the Island

We loved the town to walk around and also shop. Worth going to Darwin Center if you are on the... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
Lois L
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St. Petersburg, Florida
The Only Disappointment in the Galapagos

After a week+ visiting some of the most spectacular wildlife in the world in diverse/natural... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2016
Ingo46
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Seneca, South Carolina
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This isolated island is best known for its “big animal” diving – it is considered one of the whale shark capitals of the world.
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24 Jul 2016
“Must visit center if on the Island”
6 Feb 2016
“The Only Disappointment in the Galapagos”
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Darwin Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

We loved the town to walk around and also shop. Worth going to Darwin Center if you are on the island. Tour guide will explain what they are doing. Claimed the overs action platform

Thank Lois L
Reviewed 6 February 2016

After a week+ visiting some of the most spectacular wildlife in the world in diverse/natural settings, it was a disappointment to see the rough conditions of this station.

Thank Ingo46
Reviewed 3 April 2015

Boobies, frigates, sea lions stairs and shrubs. Visited Darwin bay as part of 7 day cruise on Metropolitan's Lapinta Yacht. Every island had something different to offer. We walked up prince phillip steps

1  Thank Bcr8tve
Reviewed 21 March 2015

We took a walk through as part of a larger tour of the Galapagos. Center looks like they were doing some very good work and it was fascinating to see the tortoises at different ages. It is a bit of a walk, which can be...More

1  Thank Darren L
Reviewed 1 August 2014

I thought the environment was beautiful. Tourist beware , no trash to be left anywhere except in trash cans. The city is quaint.

2  Thank Jogtheworld
Reviewed 5 June 2014

The Galapagos Island tour was so incredibly enriching in so many ways! The diversity of life is astonishing and I just hope people keep it clean and alive. So many wild animals. The sea turtles are wonderful. Definitely worth the trip.

4  Thank LisaFlyer
Reviewed 18 May 2014

Great experience, awesome landscape and wildlife. One of our best trip for wildlife experience Impressive geology Great natural guides You can have more details on natureetphotographie.fr

4  Thank Natureetphotographie
Reviewed 18 May 2014

My review of Wolf says it. If you are a diver and go to the Galapagos without doing Darwin and Wolf you might as well not go. Whale sharks, hammerheads, dolphins, etc. but not for a novice diver, also strong currents, cold water, big waves....More

2  Thank Ladonna I
Reviewed 16 May 2014

It was interesting but not a highlight of my trip. I would get a guide to show you around and to discuss the important aspects of this visit.

Thank d n
Reviewed 8 May 2014

Darwin Island (also known as Culpepper), honors the archipelago's most famous visitor, Charles Darwin. It is the northernmost island of the archipelago and is an incredible place for dedicated divers, along with its nearby neighbor of Wolf Island. To visit this Island you can only...More

16  Thank PSchicke
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