The Galapagos Islands are a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the most bio-diverse places on earth, but you don’t have to take a pricey multi-day tour to experience Ecuador’s wildlife haven. Discover Floreana Island on this full-day tour from Puerto Ayora, including highlights such as the Scalecias forest, Asilo de la Paz, and the Black Beach. Hotel pickup is included.
Uncover the diversity of the Galapagos on a full-day tour to Pinzon Island. Observe a number of animals in their natural habitats such as sea lions, giant sea turtles, dolphins, and iguanas. Spend the day snorkeling and learning about the various animals that inhabit the islands. Do a bit of fishing and enjoy the fruits of your labor onboard before ending the tour with more wildlife observation in La Fe.
The Galapagos Islands are a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the most bio-diverse places on earth, but you don’t have to take a pricey multi-day tour to experience Ecuador’s natural wonders. Discover Bartolome Island on this full-day tour from Santa Cruz, marvel at the extraordinary volcanic landscapes and enjoy spectacular views of the surrounding islands. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
If you are an animal lover than this day tour to Española Island is a must. Hike and snorkel in and around the island to observe iguanas, the famous Blue-footed Booby, sea lions, and many more animals in their natural habitats. Sit down to a delicious lunch as you take in the island’s beautiful natural scenery before heading back to San Cristobal Island.
Explore the iconic area of Bartolome Island on a full-day tour from Puerto Ayora. This volcanic island is rich in biodiversity both on land and underwater. Take in the beautiful landscapes from the viewpoint at the top of the island and discover the abundant marine life with a snorkeling excursion. Enjoy a boxed lunch and listen to informative commentary from your guide throughout the day.
Discover Santa Cruz Island and its surrounding bays on this half-day tour. Visit six key areas in this region including the Loberia, home to a sea lion colony and the ‘Bay of Franklin,’ where you can find sea turtles, golden rays, eagle rays, and mangroves. Take in the exquisite beauty of the island as you learn about the Galapagos Islands on this comprehensive tour.
Combine land and sea adventure in the Galapagos during this guided tour from Isabela Island. After a boat journey, during which sea turtles and rays may be spotted on the surface, take a guided hike to see blue-footed boobies and learn about geology. Finally, snorkel (equipment included) over underwater lava flow tunnels which are home to a variety of marine species which can be spotted in the clear water.
Around Los Tuneles you will find a highly contrasted colour for snorkeling with clear, calm water. Additionally, the lava flows that passed through this area had formed unique geological formations which are, of course, shaped like tunnels. You will get the chance to spot large quantities of seabirds such as the Albatros, Flamingos, Blue Footed Boobies and the magnificent Frigate bird. Besides, you can find species feeding such as tortoises, swimming iguanas, sea lions, manta rays, Galapagos penguins, lobsters, and sea snakes.
Visit two uninhabited islands in Galapagos aboard a luxury yacht. This Day Cruise will take you to Santa Fe Island and South Plazas Island. Get aboard a day cruise of unprecedented speed, in wonderful comfort, with catering facilities on board for snacks and lunch, space for everyone to relax, passionate naturalist guide and dedicated crew. Visit lovely Santa Fe island, home to the endemic Barrington land iguana and a amazing spot for snorkelling. Afterwards, sail to South Plazas Island to observe the colorful vegetation and wildlife. Visit two Islands in one day!
Santa Cruz may not be the largest island in the Galapagos, but this petite island still boasts plenty to explore. See its famous beaches, rock formations, and maybe even some of its native wild animals in their natural habitat on this 4-hour tour, which is limited to a small group of 10 people or fewer and includes hotel pickup.
Observe some of the best wildlife that the Galapagos has to offer on a full-day tour to Espanola Island. Beginning from San Cristobal, the well-rounded itinerary includes both land and water activities (and lunch) to ensure maximum animal sightings. Begin with a 2-hour hike to see albatrosses, blue-footed boobies, and more. Later, use complimentary snorkel equipment to get a clear look at the diverse sea life, such as marine iguanas.
Discover the vibrant flora and fauna of Isabela and Las Tintoreras on a 3-hour group tour. Morning pickup from your hotel spares you the stress of getting to the dock in time for departure. Once aboard the boat, enjoy a water tour of the bay, then head onwards to Las Tintoreras. Live commentary from your guide enhances the sightings of blue footed boobies, sea turtles, iguanas, and more.
With so much to see and do on the Galapagos Islands, it can be overwhelming to organize everything on your own. Make one of your adventures completely stress-free with a 3-hour morning tour to three top attractions on Santa Cruz Island. Lead by a license naturalist guide, you visit the volcanic formations of Gremelos and enjoy wildlife encounters at the Giant Tortoise Wildlife Reserve. Round out your island adventure with a short trek through a lava tube.
The Galapagos Islands are a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the most bio-diverse places on earth, but you don’t have to take a pricey multi-day tour to experience Ecuador’s wildlife haven. Discover Seymour North Island on this full-day tour from Santa Cruz and marvel at blue-footed boobies, sea lions, and other wildlife. Hotel pickup is included.
Visit an uninhabited island in the Galapagos for an exciting snorkeling and hiking adventure from Santa Cruz Island. This small-group tour, limited to four adventure seekers, visits North Seymour Island which is home to a number of Galapagoan birds and a colony of sea lions. Hike around the island and then strap on the provided snorkel gear to discover underwater species.
Santa Fe Island is a popular day trip for wildlife enthusiasts in the Galapagos. Home to rare iguanas, a giant cactus forest, and great snorkeling opportunities, the island has a lot to offer, and this day trip from Puerto Ayora lets you effortlessly explore its highlights. Tour Santa Fe Island with a guide who can share lots of insight about the local ecosystem and travel from your hotel with peace of mind.
In order to maximize your day of adventure, your guide visits your hotel the day before the tour for a briefing and wetsuit fitting. The following morning, private water transportation from Santa Cruise takes you to Santa Fe Island. After snorkeling with schools of fish, sea lions, and more, you’ll enjoy a lunch of your choosing onboard the boat. Finally, explore or relax on the remote Playa Escondida.
Get up close to iconic Galapagos Islands wildlife, including marine iguanas and masked boobies, on a full day tour to South Plaza Island from Santa Cruz. There’s no need to rush to a meeting point, as complimentary hotel pickup is provided. After a scenic yacht ride from Itabaca Canal, swim and snorkel with white tip sharks and sea turtles at Punta Carrion. Book the excursion in advance to maximize your limited time on the islands.
After pickup from your Puerto Ayora hotel, you’ll board a yacht bound for North Seymour Island. This day tour is a birdwatcher’s dream trip, with the likelihood to spot frigate birds, blue footed boobies, and swallow tailed gulls. Follow private guide on a hike around the island, before you enjoy swimming and snorkeling amongst the sea lions. Relax as you return to Puerto Ayora and are dropped off at your hotel.
Take a hike up the Sierra Negra Volcano on this 4-hour walking tour. The Sierra Negra is the oldest volcano on Isabela Island and experienced its last eruption in 2005. Walk along the rim of the crater and observe the local plant and animal life that has flourished in this rugged terrain. Learn about the geology of the area and the volcanic processes from your informative guide.
Don’t miss the opportunity to observe white-tipped sharks from Las Tintoreras lava formations on this 3-hour tour from Puerto Villamil. Designed to delight nature lovers, this tour gives you the chance to see Galapagos sea lions, marine iguanas, blue-footed boobies, Sally Lightfoot Crabs, sea turtles, pelicans, and Galapagos Penguins. Plus, you’ll have chance to snorkel in the crystal clear waters surrounding the islets. Lunch and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
Enjoy a day at beautiful Garrapatero Beach on this eco day trip from Puerto Ayora. Bike across a lovely stretch of Santa Cruz Island to the protected Cerro Mesa Ecological Reserve, where you can enjoy a guided nature walk and fantastic island views from a lookout. At Garrapatero, relax with a waterfront picnic on the pristine white sand, venture into the crystalline waters on an optional kayak ride and soak up the serene, unspoiled landscape populated by birds like flamingos and mallards.
Head to the wetlands on Isabela Island for a 3-hour walking tour to discover the area’s diverse wildlife. See animals such as flamingos, land turtles, and many species of birds along the way. Learn about the area’s rugged volcanic terrain from your guide and even see the island’s first cemetery with ancient tombs from its first inhabitants. Hotel pickup and drop-off is offered.