Fernandina Island – Galapagos

Galapagos Visitor Sites

Fernandina Island - Galapagos Islands

Fernandina Island Highlights

Fernandina Island is the youngest & most pristine island in the Archipelago. Formed by a highly active shielded volcano (La Cumbre), Fernandina is mostly covered with volcanic rocky scenaries, lava flows and little to no vegetation. Unspoiled animal life found with no introduced species by mankind boosts unique wildlife likeĀ  the tropical penguins, flightless cormorants & the world’s largest colony of Marine Iguanas are easily spotted in abundance on its rocky shores,

More Information: Fernandina Island – Wikipedia


Islands Overview:

Location: Western Galapagos
Extent of Island: 642 sq Kilometers / 247.90 Miles
Highest Point: 1,476 Meters / 4,842 Feet
Highlights: Youngest Island, No Introduced Species, Highly Volcanic

*Visit point inclusion is subject to cruise programs and logistics. These are regulated by the galapagos national park.