Flora and fauna of the Falkland Islands

Antarctic Peninsula

Region: Antarctica

Destinations: Falkland Islands

​Carcass Island

In the north-west of the archipelago, is owned by Rob and Lorraine McGill. The traditional island high-tea with home-backed cakes and cookies should not be missed. A hike along the shore will give good views of Magellanic and Gentoo Penguins.

Saunders Island

A dramatically set island located in the north of the archipelago. The island has a large variety of wildlife. Four species of penguins can be found here besides a fair-sized colony of 11.000 breeding pairs of Black-browed Albatrosses.

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