Saunders Island, West Falkland

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Island · Nature / Park
Home to the first British settlement in 1765, Saunders Island shelters a diverse wildlife that includes penguins, ducks, albatrosses, and elephant seals. Animals gather here year round to breed, and Birdlife International has designated the island as an Important Bird Area. The ultimate off-the-beaten-path destination, the island provides a permanent home to a total population of less than 10 residents. To visit Saunders Island and get the most from your holiday in West Falkland, create itinerary details personal to you using our West Falkland day trip site.
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  • We stopped here as part of an expedition/cruise of Antarctica and the sub-Antarctic islands. Within moments of our zodiac landing we stood on a small rise with simultaneous views of 4 types of...  more »
  • The Neck is my favourite Place at the Sauders Island. The Neck cottage was an amazing and comfotable experience. The Neck is a superb Wildlife location.  more »

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