Lonely Planet Writer

Falkland Islands tops for wildlife and nature

Falklands best destination for wildlife and nature.
Falklands best destination for wildlife and nature. Image by John5199 / CC BY 2.0

The Falkland Islands have been awarded the Travel Agents Choice Award for the “Best Destination for Wildlife and Nature”. Tourism is one of the leading industries in the Falklands, along with fisheries, farming and oil. Tens of thousands of cruise passengers visit the islands in the summer months in addition to hundreds of land tourists who come to the destination for its pristine nature and wildlife. Read more: en.mercopress.com