Elizabeth Bay, ISABELA ISLAND
Elizabeth Bay is a marine visitor site. As enter you the bay Galápagos hawks can soar overhear and schools of pompanos and dorados can be seen swimming underneath you. Las Marielas, the small islets just outside the bay, are home to the largest concentration of Galápagos penguins living in the Islands. You can also see a red mangrove cove, passing through the red root and green leaf breeding ground for fish.
- Activities: Two-hour panga ride
- Difficulty: Easy
- Type of Landing: No landing
- Highlights & Animals: mangrove forest (unique in Galapagos), Galápagos penguins, green sea turtles, brown pelicans, flightless cormorants, spotted eagle rays, golden rays, sea lions, great blue herons, lava herons, Madeiran storm petrels, rays