The National Park service restricts visitors allowed to visit Daphne and it is a select few that are able to visit this special place. Visitors venture up a steep trail to the crater rim. Finches, masked boobies, short-eared owls and Galapagos martins are visible along the way. Red-billed tropicbirds nest in the cliffs near the summit. Magnificent frigatebirds build their nests in the little vegetation that occurs on the Island’s slopes and near the crater rim.
- Activities: Bird watching
- Difficulty: Boat ride around the island
- Type of Landing: No landing
- Highlights & Animals: Intense bird watching opportunities including nesting blue-footed boobies, masked boobies , red-billed tropicbirds short-eared owls, Finches, great blue herons. Galapagos martins