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Address: SE Isabela Island | Nr. La Union Rock, Puerto Villamil, Ecuador

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Nice excursion

We enjoyed this excursion, is a nice place to visit, good snorkeling with extremely good visibility and many fishes and other species. Is a must to go excursion when staying in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Frittole
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68 reviews 68 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed this excursion, is a nice place to visit, good snorkeling with extremely good visibility and many fishes and other species. Is a must to go excursion when staying in isabela

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This was a great snorkeling area. We saw penguins, sharks, sea turtles, all kinds of fish, The visibility was great, the water was warm, and the tunnels were so interesting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a one day trip on a small boat. First we stopped in the middle of the ocean to admire a rock with lots of birds. Then we ride against the wave into the bay, it's a 5 minutes rough ride but full of fun if you like roller coaster...... The bay is very calm, with clear water. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

As a novice snorkeller this was the most amazing location for my first go. There were 10 of us on the boat, along with a guide, the captain and another support and we were well looked after. The captain was very adept at navigating some pretty big surf and the guide kept us fully informed throughout the trip. There were... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We saw so much wildlife! We got up close with white tipped sharks and sea turtles and blue footed boobies. Saw a sea snake and lots and lots of fish. I find the name "Tunnels" misleading... it's more like lava bridges... but still it's awesome. Highly recommend, yeah it sucks it costs so much to do it, but it's worth... More 

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

- Bring a Gopro camera with a flotation device - Bring snacks (food and drink) - Wear plenty of sunscreen

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Definitely go with Rosedelco, they were the best! We swam with turtles, sharks, penguins, a young albatross and golden rays. And best of all we saw two large seahorses. The guides took photos of everything we saw and copied them to a memory stick for us at no charge. We highly recommend Los Tuneles with Rosedelco!

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

On our second day on Isabela, my friend and I booked a joint tour of Los Tuneles through our hotel (Iguana Crossing) and it was absolutely the highlight of our stay on the island. Do not miss this! The day we went, there were 8 others on the tour - to make 10 total (not including the guides). You start... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

It's expensive for $80 (?), but in my opinion, you can't not go to Los Tuneles while on Isabela. The landscape is really neat--you can see exactly what it's like in the pictures, but there are so many arches and tunnels that it's a really fun experience to weave your way through them on a boat, looking at boobies and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We went for a snorkeling trip in February, 2015 and it was amazing. We chose the Rosedelco agency, which was great but be aware they don't speak English. As a matter of fact, on the galapagos surprisingly not many people speak English. It is still manageable and if you are good with hands and gestures you should be alright. During... More 

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