6 Days + 2 Navigation - TURALEZA TOURING
Galapagos: Santa Cruz 6 Days + 2 Navigation
- Transfer Baltra Airport – Itabaca Canal – Baltra Airport
- Transfer Itabaca Pier – Hotel – Itabaca Pier
- Accommodation nights according to your itinerary
- Food (half board) on the island.
- Ground transportation according to visits
- Maritime transport according to itinerary
- Naturalist guides of the P.N.G.
Day 1.- Santa Cruz Island – Charles Darwin Station.
You will be received at the airport by our National Park staff guide; transfer to Santa Cruz; arrival and accommodation at the hotel; lunch. In the afternoon, we will visit the Charles Darwin Research Station and the Interpretation Center of the Galapagos National Park, as well as observe the turtles and land iguanas. Return to the hotel, dinner and accommodation.
Day 2.- Tour de Bahía y Tortuga Bay
Breakfast. At 08h45 we will departure to the pier to get inside boat and have the bay tour, where you will visit different points like the wolf habitat, the shark canal, the dog beach, the love canal, the Franklin Bay and the cracks where snorkeling will take place.
(It is important to wear shoes fit for walking)
In the afternoon we will visit the Tortuga Bay beach, one of the most beautiful ones. Here you can snorkel and see diverse marine species, enjoying a relaxing time.
Recommendation: be 15 minutes early in the dock to head towards the beach. Take water and snacks needed because there is no where to buy them.
Day 3.- Full day Santa Fe Island
Breakfast. We will have a 45-minute boat trip to visit Santa Fe Island, where you can appreciate and learn about the Galapagos marine life. Here you can see a wide variety of tropical fish, sea turtles, manta rays, marine iguanas and have the experience of swimming with sea lions. There is also an excursion to Playa Escondida (hidden beach) where you can take a walk to observe the flora of the island and enjoy the colonies of marine iguanas. In this heavenly beach you can have a moment of absolute relaxation. Return to the hotel and accommodation.
Day 4.- Santa Cruz – Isabela
After breakfast we will go to the dock to take a sea taxi that will take us to Isabela Island. Here a vehicle will take us to highland of Isabela. This wonderful place is called “Hard Field”. We will learn about the turtle breeding program inside a farm while enjoying the beauty of the place surrounded by endemic plants.
Afterwards, we will pass through the “Sucre’s cave”, a natural lava tunnel of 480 meters long located in an agricultural area of Isabela, approximately 14 km from Puerto Villamil. Here we will discover endemic vegetation along the tunnel.
Finally, we will go to the “Mirador del Mango” (mango viewpoint) a place up in the highlands where there was once a mango tree (a foreign specie introduced into the islands) and from where we can admire the landscapes of Floreana and Santa Cruz. Return to the hotel and accommodation.
Day 5.- Isabela
Early in the morning, we will take a boat ride to Los Tuneles, a natural underwater arch with tunnel formations that merge into crystalline blue waters. You will explore the bright landscape and enjoy a wonderful snorkeling time here, considered the most beautiful place to dive.
You will have the opportunity to see whitetip sharks, manta rays, parrotfish, yellowtail surgeonfish, seahorses and green turtles. Upon returning to the hotel, there will be time to relax and enjoy a moment in the pool or on the beach.
Day 6.- Isabela- Santa Cruz
Breakfast, then time to enjoy the hotel, and at the afternoon we will go to the dock and head towards Santa Cruz in a boat.
Día 7.- Gemelos (Twins) and Transfer out.
Breakfast. Visit the Gemelos, two fantastic volcanic formations where you can appreciate the exuberant endemic vegetation of the Island; after this, we will go to the airport.
End of services
Does not Include:
- Air tickets Quito or Guayaquil – Galapagos – Quito or Guayaquil
- Migration Control Card TCT or INGALA USD 20, or per person (paid directly at the airport)
- Entrance to the Galapagos National Park $ 100.00 Adults $ 50.00 Children (TAKE CASH WITH YOU)
- Entrance to Isabela Island $ 10.00 (TAKE CASH WITH YOU)
- Soft drinks and extra meals not specified
- Personal expenses.
- Services or activities not specified in the program
- Water taxi 0.50 cents per trip to go to the bay and turtle bay
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