QUITO or GUAYAQUIL – GALAPAGOS ISLANDS : BALTRA – SANTA CRUZ
Tours take off from Quito or Guayaquil to the Galapagos Archipelago. After the flight, our guide will be waiting for you at Baltra Airport, to go with you to Puerto Ayora, on Santa Cruz island. When you arrive to the hotel you will have a welcome lunch. In the afternoon, you will visit Charles Darwin research station, which is the breeding center of giants Galapagos tortoises, it includes visiting the interpretation center Van Stranler where our guide will give you an extensive scientific speech, about the islands formation, arrival and species evolution, weather factor, etc. After that, you return to the Hotel by the “ Malecon ” visiting the handicraft market and shops. Overnight in a confortable hotel.
SANTA CRUZ – ILE ISABELA – PUERTO AYORA
After the breakfast, navigation to the Isabella Island, the biggest one of the Galapagos Archipelagos. Discovery of the process of reproduction of the turtles. Then visits of the Lagoon of the Pink Flemish. Launch in local restaurant then transfert to « Concha y perla », a magnificent bay composed of pristine waters. Apnea session (snorkel) in the middle of the fish, aquatic turtles, penguins among others animals, seabirds. Or depending of the availability expedition on the Plazas Island ( only the Wednesday or Friday ). Night.
Breakfast, then transfer to to Baltra then navigation to the Plazas Island where you can observe the biggest colony of Sea Lions of the Archipelago, and also Ground and and Marine Iguanas and many Seabirds. Lunch on the boat, then back to Santa Cruz Island and visit of the Punta Carrion Site, to observe others animals. Back to Puerto Ayora, Dinner in the restaurant of your choice then night at the same hotel.
SANTA CRUZ – SANTA FE ISLAND – ESCONDIDA BEACH – PUERTO AYORA
Breakfast then ground transfer then navigation to Santa Fe Island. From the boat, observation of a giant cactus forest, colonies of sea birds such as pelicans, gulls, sea lions…
Apnea session and bathing with manta rays, sea birds and tropical fishes. After having such on board, navigate back to Santa Cruz, until the Escondida beach to rest, bath before returning to Puerto Ayora and to the hotel.
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND – FLIGHT TO QUITO OR GUYAQUIL
Breakfast then transfer in bus or in taxi to the airport of Baltra. On the road, stop by the twins craters located In the highlands of Santa before the transfer. Then flight to Quito or Guayaquil.
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Supplements by person : 5th Day Extension : On Santa Cruz Island, visit of Lobería Sites – Punta Estrada – Grietas or Tortuga Bay ( or other on request )
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