Overview


Galapagos Sports & Adventure

(4 nights / 5 days - Departure: Daily)

• Transfer Baltra / hotel in Puerto Ayora, visiting the highland part of Santa Cruz Island (Includes lava Tunnels and a turtle reserve) + Visit to the Scientific Charles Darwin Station. (Transfer operates daily at 12h45pm)

• 2 nights of accommodation in Galapagos (Santa Cruz Island –Puerto Ayora) with breakfasts

• Excursion to Tortuga Beach (Hiking & Kayaks) & Bay Tour (snorkel)

• Transfer hotel/dock in Puerto Ayora, visiting “Cerro Mesa” (bike)

• Speedboat transfer from Santa Cruz to San Cristobal.

• Transfer dock(San Cristobal)/ hotel

• 2 nights’ accommodation with breakfasts (San Cristobal)

• Excursion on board a yacht to “Kicker Rock” (snorkel)

• Transfer hotel/airport

• Hotel taxes



Galapagos Sports & Adventure

Day 1:
Welcome at the Baltra airport and free transfer by bus to the tip of the Itabaca canal, where you will proceed by a public ferry service in the Island of Santa Cruz. Transport will be waiting in order to transfer you to Puerto Ayora, area where the hotels are located on the Island. On the way, you will have the opportunity to visit the lava tunnels and a Turtle reserve. Visit to the Scientific Charles Darwin Station, where you can learn more about the Galápagos Islands; the species that live in this enchanted place, its origin, the theory of Evolution, the conservation programs, and observe some Giant Turtles in captivity. Accommodation.
Day 2:
Breakfast at hotel. In the morning excursion to Tortuga Bay Beach, after 40minute walk (approx.) we will arrive to this magic place, one of the most beautiful beaches in the Galapagos, with white sand and green mangroves. “Playa mansa” is where we can swim and enjoy of the beach, 1 hour of kayaking is included. Free time for lunch (not included). In the afternoon, tour around the bay onboard a yacht, starting with a visit to “La

Lobería”, named because of the presence of sea lions. Here you will be able to swim or snorkel. Then we proceed with our tour to the “Canal del Amor”, a marvelous site where nature gives us an unforgettable view; at the end of this channel, just a few meters forward, a viewpoint where we can observe reef sharks; from here we continue with a short walk to see the marine iguanas that inhabit in “Playa de los Perros”. Punta Estrada will also be visited. Return to Puerto Ayora.

* Note: shipping used in this excursion is a boat engine with capacity for 16 people.

Day 3:
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer Hotel/ dock in Santa Cruz with a visit to “Cerro Mesa”. Departure from the hotel towards Cerro Mesa, located on the hills of the Island, from this point (if weather is appropriate) we´ll enjoy a panoramic view of the Island. At Cerro Mesa we can also observe frigates and small ducks in a pond, endemic plants and birds. Next, arrival to Puerto Ayora dock and speedboat transfer to San Cristobal (2h30min ride approx., guide assistance is not provided during this transfer). Transfer dock/hotel in San Cristobal and overnight.

Important: Additionally, biking is available to/from Cerro Mesa.

Day 4:
Breakfast at hotel. We´ll start the day with an early morning departure from the harbor towards Lobos Island, where an important sea lion colony inhabit the place, here we´ll have the opportunity to snorkeling and swimming. Then, we continue our way to one of the most important icons of the Galapagos, “Kicker Rock”, through this astounding rock (inside the canal) we´ll swimming and snorkeling, in addition to see birds as masked boobies, frigates, lava gulls among others. Box lunch on board, free time to enjoy the beach. Return to the dock.
Day 5:
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer Hotel / Airport (San Cristobal).
Important:

** Programs without airfare INCLUDE Galapagos from Quito or Guayaquil

** Programs not include taxes Galapagos Galapagos National Park or transit card TCT

** Services and lodging will be provided in​ ​Santa Cruz ​Island​ (Baltra Airport GPS)

** Programs Galapagos Galapagos Tours operation, subject to availability of spaces and change itineraries, departure day, Climatic conditions, Logistics and Operational. TRAVEL AGENCY Guarantees the number of excursions and visits to make, but not the itinerary or specific place to visit.


Attractions:

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VOLCAN SIERRA NEGRA

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BAHIA TINTORERAS

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CRATERES GEMELOS

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TUNELES DE LAVA

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