FOR ADVENTURERS (SANTA CRUZ ISLAND)

ITINERARY 5D/6N

DAY 1. TRANSFER IN – ECCD

Welcome to Galapagos! Our guide is waiting for us at Baltra airport (South Seymour) to start your long awaited vacation together. We will cross Santa Cruz to visit one of the most important places in the Galapagos. We can learn about the hard work that The Galapagos National Park and The Charles Darwin Research Station have done to preserve the unique species of the islands.

DAY 2. DIVING (EXPERTS) or DISCOVERY DIVE (NO EXPERIENCE) B/BL

Exploring the marine world of Galapagos is a dream, observing sea turtles, different types of rays, sometimes reef sharks, it will be a unique experience.

This activity can be for experts or people who have never lived this magnificent experience.

Diving sites depend on the day of visit and our experience.

Whatever the destination, we will have two dives

Discovery Dive, can be done by people without experience, they will receive a talk with the instructions that they require and they will be accompanied by an instructor, (the equipment test is carried out in the tour, snorkeling is done + 1 immersion between 10 and 12 meters).

DAY 3. DIVING (EXPERTS) or DISCOVERY DIVE (NO EXPERIENCE) B/BL

Today we will explore another wonderful diving place

Return in the afternoon to Puerto Ayora.

DAY 4. FULL DAY ON SANTA CRUZ (HORSE RIDING +CYCLING + KAYAK) B/L

This day we will visit unique places. We will see geological formations like a natural lava tunnel, GALAPAGOS (giant tortoises) in their natural state. In addition we will ride a horse along quiet side roads. We will make a very unique hike (moderate level) within a crater-like formation, through endemic vegetation and we will descend by bicycle to the beach where we will rest or kayak.

DAY 5. TRANSFER OUT B

Time to leave Galapagos! Today we will leave the hotel toBaltra airport to take our return flight to continental Ecuador.

INCLUDED NOT INCLUDED
  • 5 nights’ accommodation in the chosen category, on double room base.
  • Food: According to the itinerary (B = breakfast, BL = box lunch, L = lunch)
  • Ground transportation
  • Assistance during transfer in / out to and from the airport
  • Certified and bilingual Heritage Guide (Spanish - English)
  • Tickets for public speedboat between islands
  • Navigable excursions and land visits according to the itinerary
  • Payment of tickets for crossing the Itabaca Canal (entrance and exit)
  • Snorkeling equipment (mask, tube, fins)
  • Payment airport transport ticket - Itabaca channel - airport
  • Assists in all activities by the staff of Nature Xpeditions.
  • Air ticket
  • Entrance to the Galapagos National Park (value according to the origin and age of the tourist, see table in "information of the programs")
  • Control Card (USD 20) Both domestic and foreign tourists
  • Dinners
  • Wetsuit
  • Drinks
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses
  • Comfortable and light clothes.
  • bathing suit and comfortable walking shoes are convenient when visiting Galapagos.
  • sun protection.
  • sun glasses.
  • hat.
  • one small backpack can be very useful during your visits.