Day 1

Transfer in + High Land.

You will arrive at Baltra airport and have a personalized welcome (sign with your name and companion) to Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island. Let's leave the airport to get on a bus that will take us to channel Itabaca to get on a barge to cross (the maximum time surfing 10 minutes). When you get to Santa Cruz Island we will begin the journey through what is called the top of the island. We take the road to visit the ranch where you can see the Galapagos tortoises which is visited autonomously (our driver takes them to the three places and waits for activities). Then, we will visit the Charles Darwin Research Station, famous for the captive breeding of giant tortoises, called Galápagos that live an average of 150 years. It was created in 1964, has an Interpretation Center of natural history. The station is the operations center of foreign scientists who come to the islands to deal with research programsThe tour will end at the hotel selected for the check. in


Night of lodging in selected hotel in Santa Cruz. 

Day 2


Ferry from Santa Cruz to Isabela.

In the afternoon we will go to Puerto Ayora wharf where we will take a water taxi to the speedboat, a journey of approximately two and a half hours, which will take us to Isabela Island. Once on the island, we will transfer you to the hotel.

Wetlands Tour.

Duration: 3 hours


The Wetlands are a complex of trails, located south of Isabela Island, Galápagos. They have a great variety of flora and fauna, as well as the spectacular landscapes of the bay. We will visit nine trails that include the following sites: wall of Tears, Orchilla Hill, Estuary, “Poza Escondida”, “Poza Redonda”, Love Channel, “Mirador de los Tunos and Pozas Verdes”, “La Playita” and the Cemetery. After a pleasant time in the wetlandas we will return to the hotel.


Accommodation night on Isabela Island

Day 3


You have the option to choose between visit Tintoreras or Sierra Negra Volcano:

Tintoreras Tour.

Duration: 3 hours

We will visit a small island called Tintoreras. The Navigation (20 min) starts at the dock aboard a small boat. The islet takes its name from the white fin sharks known as Tintoreras. This is considered one of the most fascinating species of Galapagos, in the same area we will find: sea lions, marine iguanas, blue footed boobies, crabs, sea turtles, pelicans and the peculiar Galapagos penguins. Then we will move to a sea inlet on the islet where you can snorkel, the site is ideal for this activity because a variety of fish, starfish, sea urchins, manta rays, and beautiful sharks and sea lions swim in the site.

Sierra Negra Volcano Tour.

Duration: 4 hours

The Sierra Negra Volcano is considered the oldest volcano in Isabela. The 12-km walk takes about 3 hours. The walk is made on a path of medium difficulty with a steep slope. The Sierra Negra Volcano has the second longest crater in the world, approximately 6 miles in diameter and 300 feet deep and is one of the most spectacular views in the Galapagos. The tour continues to the Chico Volcano where you can feel the warm earth as we approach, because this is a volcano is active. In the afternoon we return to the hotel.


Accommodation night on Isabela Island

Day 4

Ferry from Isabela to Santa Cruz.In the morning from the hotel, at the accorded time, we will go to the pier of Isabela to take the speedboat to take a water taxi that will take us to Puerto Villamil, which will take us back to the Island of Santa Cruz.


Bay Tour

Duration: 4 hours

In the afternoon we will meet in the lobby of the hotel to go to the "Lobería", a small island located two miles away, where the sea lions are. They are very friendly and like to swim with people. Then, we will move to the Shark Channel, a fissure or crevasse crack formed by magmatic chamber, where you can observe the completely harmless sharks "tintoreras ravine". Among the lava rocks you can also observe oceanic birds. The third destination to visit is the Love Channel, another fissure, fantastic for photography of exceptional scenic beauty.

Then we will go to the "Franklin Bay" where you will find sea turtles, golden rays, eagle rays and a mangrove area where pelicans and herons nest depending on the season.


"La Grieta" is the next place to visit. Here you will take a fifteen-minute walk on the lava rocks where you can see Darwin's finches, shorebirds and the lagoon, endemic and native vegetation. The cracks are still the channels of sharks and love, only inland, where the water is less salty. Here you can do snorkeling and swimming gully.

Finally, visit "La Playa de Los Perros" where you will have the option of hiking. This beach was named for the large number of dog crabs found in the area, along with the largest marine iguanas on the island of Santa Cruz. Once all the activities are finished, we will return to the hotel.


Night of lodging in selected hotel in Santa CruzTortuga Bay.

Duration: 3 hours


The activity will start by meeting in the hotel lobby at the arranged time to move, to the dock to board a boat that will transport us to a beautiful turtle nesting beach. Tortuga Bay is known for being one of the longest white sand beaches, where you can practice swimming, diving, kayaking or walking. As for its fauna, you can see marine iguanas, sharks and sea turtles. Once the activity is finished, we will start the boarding by boat to return to the pier.

Free lunch.


Night of lodging in selected hotel in Santa Cruz. 


Day 5

Charles Darwin Station:

Duration: 2 hours

At the arrangeed time, after breaksfast, we will visit to the Charles Darwin Research Station, famous for the captive breeding of giant tortoises, called Galápagos that live an average of 150 years. It was created in 1964, has a Natural History Interpretation Center. The station is the center of operations of foreign scientists who come to the Islands to deal with research programs.


Transfer out.

At the agreed time we will go to the airport to take the return flight.


IT INCLUDES:
  • Transfers Airport- Hotel- Airport
  • Accomodation nights in tpurists class hotel.
  • Breakfast
  • Activities to be carried out according to the itinerary
  • Transaportation 
  • Snorkeling Equipment
DOES NOT INCLUDE:
  • Air ticket
  • Entrance to the Galapagos National Park
  • Ingala Card (USD 20)
  • Galapagos National Park Entrance (USD 100)
  • Other services not especified in the program
  • Tips
  • Extra drinks



Photo Gallery

Location

SAN CRISTOBAL , SAN CRSITOBAL GALAPAGOS

Get Directions

Terms and Conditions

• Confirmation will be received at time of booking • Children must be accompanied by an adult • Dress code: sportswear • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund • IMPORTANT: Full day are tied to availability

Real-time Availability

Instant Confirmation

Secure (SSL) Payment