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La Loberia

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All reviews marine iguanas low tide nice beach fish on the rocks lots of sea lions taxi ride min walk the cliff lots of water sharp lava rocky beach few hours great spot follow the path green turtles couple of hours
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Snorkeling is OK at the beach but the currents are quite strong. I enjoyed the little hike beyond the beach. For this you'll definitely need proper hiking shows sneakers or sandals won't do. At the end you'll have a beautiful view of the lava stones...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank NilsEling
Reviewed May 14, 2019

The yellow tailed Damsel fish put up a good cordon. Water boots recommended at low tide. A sea turtle or two swimming around if not surfing waves coming in. Not recommended for weak swimmers when surf is high. Rip currents can drag weak along sharp...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Ciara T
Reviewed May 13, 2019 via mobile

The ocean is rocky which makes it interesting for snorkelling. We saw lots of fish and an octopus. It is very hot with little shade. There was a shade shelter but all the sea lions were using it so people couldn’t. Ha ha. Lots of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Jeanette P
Reviewed May 2, 2019

I was taken to this beach in the second part of my holiday booked with Disabled Access Holidays and organised by Latin America for All. I was pushed in an off-road wheelchair by Wilson Rojas, a self-employed, qualified Galapagos guide and Paul from Galakiwi, who...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Sheila D
Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

We took a taxi here from our hotel for $5 and arranged a time for him to come back for us. There is about a ten minute walk to the beach area from the parking. We went at about 8:30 am and there was only...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ketchuprequired
Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

What a day! We stayed in San Cristobal for 2 nights prior to taking a cruise and chose to spend our one full day at La Loberia beach. We arrived around 9:30am at low tide and stayed until 3pm when the tide came in, so...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

Snorkelled with big sea turtles. I also hiked around the headland close by and saw frigate birds and marine iguanas. Beautiful area!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank katieee26
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

Beach area was small, but the water was clear. A free adventure, good to get out and snorkle a bit. Saw a couple turtles and some fish. Not a bad day at the beach but nothing to knock your socks off. We hiked up to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank wanderingDHP
Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

Great wildlife viewing, wonderful beach, and nice trail to beach. Trail pass beach is rocky but nice. I loved this area. Lots of marine iguanas and birds. Nice snorkeling at beach. Lots of fish, turtles, and of course sea lions.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank firestorm6
Reviewed December 18, 2018

This beach is a short distance from the town. Recommend supporting Taxi’s and pay the $3 to get there. Large shallow lagoon with lots of fish, a few sea turtles and many sea lions.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from Ciara T | Reviewed this property |
There is shade. One shelter so get there early. Surf dudes can be a wee bit annoying: use up shelter space for flexing their muscles and waxing their boards. Problem was, none were actually surfing. Amateurs every one.