Puerto Velasco Ibarra, FLOREANA ISLAND

Puerto Velasco Ibarra, FLOREANA ISLAND - The Galapagos Islands

The small town of Puerto Velasco Ibarra lies on the northwest side of Floreana. Descendents of the Wittmer family, made famous by The Galapagos Affair, still own and run a recently renovated and expanded hotel in the town. From Puerto Velasco Ibarra you can visit Black Beach and look for the medium tree finch, found only in the humid zone on Floreana..

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About Puerto Velasco Ibarra


  • Highlights & Animals: Medium tree finch
  • Activities: Walking
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Landing: Dry