1 Day: Introduction to Galapagos: Land-Based Excursion around San Cristobal Island

Morning

Galapagos Interpretation Center – learn about the fascinating natural, human and conservation history of the Galapagos Islands.

Frigatebird Hill and Darwin Bay – stroll the town, visit with our friendly sea lions, hike a lava trail and photograph frigatebirds, local flora and fauna, and the panoramic view of the harbor at Puerto Baquerizo Moreno and Kicker Rock.

Afternoon

Lunch in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno with time for shopping and strolling.

San Cristobal Highlands and El Junco – visit the largest repository of fresh water in all of Galapagos.

Galapaguera Tortoise Breeding Center – view giant Galapagos tortoises in the wild before returning to the hotel for a rest and then dinner in town at an authentic Ecuadorian restaurant and maybe even some dancing to our local salsa beats.

Av. 12 de Febrero y Av. J Roldo • San Cristobal Island • Call 593 052 520 124 for Reservations