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Mosquera Islet

Mosquera Islet

A beautiful white sand beach, full of sea lions

Information about Mosquera Islet






Mosquera Islet, like may similar islets in the Galápagos, was formed by a volcanic uprising. Over the centuries it also attracted corals, and along with the rocks that form the islet this helped to capture the sand from the currents that flow between Baltra Island and North Seymour Island.

Mosquera is home to one of the largest populations of Galápagos Sea Lions on the archipelago, and you will be able to watch their playful antics and admire their sense of relaxation as they sunbathe on the beach.

There have been occasional sightings of Orca (Killer Whales) in the waters off Mosquera Island, probably attracted by the large number of Galápagos Sea Lions on which they prey.

Interesting facts about Mosquera Islet

Playful Galápagos Sea Lions

Pictures of Mosquera Islet

Mosquera Islet
Mosquera Islet

Possible Activities in Mosquera Islet

scuba diving


zodiac fleet

Zodiac rides



Highlights Close to Mosquera Islet

Animals in Mosquera Islet

Our trips to Mosquera Islet

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