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Floreana Island

A Pirate’s Paradise

Floreana is actually an inhabited island. In fact, it was the first of the Galapagos islands to be settled and has a rich human history filled with intrigue and mystery including whalers, wildfires and wildlife. With a little over 100 inhabitants, Floreana isn’t renown for it’s nightlife but there is a lot to see and do.

Kayaking is just one of the activities available on Floreana island.
Kayaking is just one of the activities available on Floreana island.

Floreana is a bird lover’s paradise. For the land-lovers, numerous hiking trails meander through the highlands and wander around early historical sites on the island. For the sea-lovers, the surrounding waters are teeming with marine life and provide for excellent snorkeling.

Floreana island Galapagos.
Floreana island Galapagos.
"Just got back from a 12-day trip to the Galapagos arranged thru Galapagos Alternative and everything was exceptional. From the tours, to the transfers, flights, and most importantly the people... everything was smooth. Highly recommend it!"
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