Santa Cruz, San Cristobal & Isabela Island Hopping Tour
Galapagos Islands 8-Day Tour
Day 01: San Cristóbal – Carola Beach – Tijeretas
Visiting: Interpretation Center, where the guide will talk to you about the formation, colonization, and actual situation of the islands. Frigate bird hill, is a viewpoint from which you have a beautiful view over the island. Tijeretas Bay or Carola beach
Day 02: Kicker Rock or Lobos Island
Option one: Lobos Island – hiking. During the hike, you hopefully spot blue-footed boobies, marine iguanas, and frigate birds. Snorkeling you can often see the marine iguanas eating, as well as rays and turtles. Ochoa Beach. Option two: Kicker Rock – (Leon Dormido), a volcanic formation amid the ocean. Snorkel with sharks, rays, turtles, and if you are lucky also with hammerhead sharks!
Day 03: Santa Cruz – El Chato – Charles Darwin
Visiting: 7:00 speedboat to Santa Cruz. Highlands in Santa Cruz to see giant tortoises. Charles Darwin Station is a research center to learn about geology, climate, natural history, and the conservation of the Galapagos Islands.
Day 04: Full-day navigable tour
Visiting: The destination can be either Santa Fe, South Plazas, North Seymour, Pinzon, or Floreana. The activities will include hiking, snorkeling, swimming, and breathtaking sightseeing.
Day 05: Isabela – Tintoreras
Visiting: Speed boat to Isabela, flamingo lagoon on your own, Tintoreras,” a chain of small islets full of the cove and hidden beaches.
Day 06: Sierra Negra Volcano
Visiting: 5-6 Sierra Volcano hike. Free time on your own to visit Concha Perla Beach
Day 07: Isabela – Cabo Rosa Tuneles
Visiting: Cabo Rosa, where lava flowed into the ocean and formed beautiful lava tunnels. Here you will see penguins, blue-footed boobies, and sea turtles. You can see sharks, turtles/sea lions, sea lions, rays, seahorses, and many tropical fish.
Day 08: Isabela – Transfer to Baltra Transfer to the airport in Baltra.
This all-inclusive Galapagos islandstrip itinerary allows you to choose from a well-selected hotel to fit your budget and comfort.
Tourist Class: Cabañas Pimampiro, Hotel Deja Vu, Hostal Las Fragatas.
Standard Class: Sunset Galapagos, Hotel Villa Laguna, Hotel Casa de Marita.
Comfort Class: Golden Bay Galapagos, Hotel Solymar, Iguana Crossing Hotel Boutique.
Lodging for 07 nights at selected hotels + breakfast.
Transportation: Galapagos airport transfers, land transportation, and sea transportation.
Comfort, Luxury accommodation packages include airfare among islands in Galapagos.
Meals mentioned in the itinerary (7 breakfast, 3 menu lunches, 4 box lunches).