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Galapagos Tours

Galapagos Tours

Galapagos Paradise 5 days / 4 nights

Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer Airport - Los Gemelos Craters - El Chato Reserve / Tunnels

Arrival at Baltra Airport. Assistance and transfer to the hotel in Puerto Ayora on Santa Cruz Island. Along the way we will visit the Twin Craters, a rock formation that has a great variety of flora and fauna. Then we will go to the El Chato Reserve, where we can appreciate the emblematic giant tortoises or Galapagos in their natural state. To end our visit we will go to the lava tunnels, geological formations that refer us to the volcanic origin of the islands.

Day 2: Seymour Norte Island - Bachas

After breakfast, we will go to the Itabaca Canal dock to board the yacht that will take us to the North Seymour Island, here we will walk along the trails until we reach the interior of the island to explore the rocky coast, on the way we will observe some of the largest colonies of seabirds such as the Blue-footed Boobies and colorful frigates of the Galapagos Archipelago.

Later we will snorkel with the green sea turtles and the famous Galapagos Sharks. We will continue with the journey to Playa Bachas, to relax in the sand and sea of the Galapagos. Finally we will return to the hotel.

or Bartolomé Island - Sullivan Bay

This day we will transfer you to the dock of the Itabaca Canal to board the yacht heading to Bartolomé Island, famous for its turquoise waters and beautiful white sand beaches. Upon arrival we will climb a staircase and from the summit we will appreciate a spectacular landscape of the Rock Pinnacle, one of the iconic points of the Galapagos. It is the ideal point to observe the Galapagos Penguins and snorkel with sea turtles, white tip reef sharks, tropical fish, sea lions and many other unique marine species.

After lunch, we will go to Sullivan Bay, to observe some amazing lava formations, with an excellent sample of colors and typical shapes that contrast with other older lava types.

Day 3: Tortuga Bay Beach - Charles Darwin Station

After breakfast, we will walk an eco-tourist trail to Tortuga Bay Beach, a beautiful white sand beach, we will be able to observe marine iguanas, pelicans and seagulls among other species.

In the afternoon we will visit the Charles Darwin Station, where we will closely observe the giant tortoises in their natural environment. Also land iguana pens. Finally we will return to the hotel along the Malecon in Puerto Ayora, visiting the market and craft shops.

Day 4: Floreana Island

Breakfast at the hotel. Visit Academy Bay, we will take a walk to visit the colony of marine iguanas and blue-footed boobies. We will take a bus that will take us to the upper part of the island, to visit Las Cuevas that served as a refuge for pirates.

Later we will taste a delicious lunch in a local restaurant. We will continue with the journey to the black beach, where we will snorkel in the company of sea lions, sea turtles and tropical fish. At the end of the afternoon we will return to the hotel.

or Isabela island (with Islote Tintoreras)

We will visit Isabela Island, we will arrive at Puerto Villamil, we will disembark at the dock, then we will go to the Giant Turtle Breeding Center, endemic to the island. Later we will visit the flamingo pool to observe the majesty of these birds.

After lunch we will go to the south of Puerto Villamil, we will visit the Tintoreras Islet, a small bay with completely calm turquoise waters, where you can see sea lions, sea turtles, marine iguanas, rays, etc. Return to the hotel.

Day 5: Transfer Hotel - Airport

After a delicious breakfast, we will go to the airport to take the return flight to Quito or Guayaquil.

 

What to bring?

Photo camera, comfortable walking shoes, light weight casual stern, comfortable to wear and walk, sandals with thick straps, windbreaker or rain jacket, raincoat, swimwear, hat or cap, glasses, sunscreen, moisturizers.

Schedule

All days

Duration

5 days / 4 nights

Rates

Number of passengers
4 +
3
2
Fare per person
$. 799
$. 837
$. 899

Includes

- Accommodation in standard rooms.

- Breakfast buffet

- Menu type lunches

- Visits to the Islands (according itinerary).

- Reception / dispatch at the Galapagos airport.

- Sea and land transport.

- Naturalist Guides III (Spanish - English)

- Snorkeling equipment for navigable visits (mask and tube)

- Security Lockers are available at the Reception.

- Lobito Bus: Airport - Itabaca channel - Airport

Not included

- Air ticket

- Transit card: 20 USD

- Galapagos National Park Entrance Fee: Ecuadorian: 6USD / Foreigners: 100 USD

- Dock tax to Isabela Island: Ecuadorian: 5 USD / Foreigners: 10 USD.

- Dinner

- Other services not specified in the program

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