Land Transportation

Snorkeling equipment

Naturalist Guide

Meals indicated

4 Nights Lodging

Tour Description

Day 01

Your tour begins once you arrive from mainland Ecuador to the airport on San Cristobal island. Grab your bags and pay your National Park entrance fee to get started! Your guide will greet you just outside the security area, help you to your hotel and point out some important landmarks in town and a tasty lunch in a local restaurant. This afternoon, take to the water in our double-seated sit-on-top ocean kayaks and enjoy the view from a different perspective. This 3-hour tour takes you through the bay of San Cristobal until Tijeretas Bay. Enjoy a snorkel at Carola beach, before paddling back. Toast your first night at a local bar with an ocean view as we await the sunset.

Itinerary

  • Fly to San Cristobal
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  • Interpretation Center
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  • Cerro Tijeretas (hike)
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  • Punta Carola (snorkel)
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  • Conditions depend

Meals

  • Lunch

Day 02

Today’s adventure begins with an early departure on our comfortable speed boat. Enjoy the coastline views as we navigate 2 hours to our first stop: Galapaguera Natural. This hiking trail winds thru native vegetation complete with mockingbirds and finches, but keep your eyes open, this is the site where the endemic Giant Tortoises are released into the wild. Enjoy the peace and quiet and snap a few photos, the walk is estimated to be between 2-3 hours’ round trip. Upon return to the boat, we continue a short distance more to Punta Pitt. Get your snorkel gear on and discover the underwater world at Islote Pitt. Back on board, we’ll have a tasty lunch ready for you. Next, we’ll hike up the uniquely formed rocks to appreciate a beautiful ocean view. In this site, we can see Red-Footed Boobies, Blue-Footed Boobies, and Nazca Boobies, as well as other marine birds! We’ll return to town at 5pm approximately.

Itinerary

  • Daily Tour - Galapaguera Natural and Punta Pitt

Meals

  • Breakfast
  • Box lunch included in day tour

Day 03

Today includes some of the best snorkeling in Galapagos, a day trip to Kicker Rock! After breakfast, a comfortable speed boat navigates along the coast of San Cristobal, boasting views of the birds and landscape from a different angle. At the rock formation, we’ll snorkel thru the channel in search of a variety of sharks, fish, turtles, rays, sea lions, and more! Enjoy a box lunch on the boat afterward, and some quiet beach time to relax before returning to town.

Itinerary

  • Daily Tour - Cerro Brujo Beach y Kicker Rock

Meals

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch on board

Day 04

Discover an unihabited island today! A 2-hour navigation brings us to our first activity: snorkel in Gardner Bay. Search for starfish littering the ocean floor, a rainbow of reef fish, sea lions, sea turtles, rays, and even Galapagos sharks! Back on board, enjoy a cup of organic coffee from our very own farm as the crew prepares a delicious lunch. Continuing on to the next site, Suarez Point, we’ll disembark on the sandy coast and lace us our shoes for the birdwatching hike (1.2 miles). Endemic Albatross, Española Mockingbirds, Nazca Boobies, Galapagos Doves, Galapagos Hawks, and colonies of marine iguanas await you! Back on board we return to town in time for the sunset.

Itinerary

  • Daily Tour - Española Island

Meals

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch on board

Day 05

Enjoy your last morning with an early snorkel in the bay. We’ll assist you with your check-in at the airport as you continue your travels, or make your way back home.

Itinerary

  • Loberia beach Fly from San Cristobal

Meals

  • Breakfast

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