Day 1: Galapagos Islands
Arrival at Baltra Airport and transfer in. You will have to pay your Galapagos National Park entrance fee and your luggage will be inspected.
A tour at Fausto Llerena Breeding Center you can see the tortoises of Española Island, ending in the tortoise exhibit corral. Tortoises of this corral are accustomed to humans; it is an excellent spot to be photographed with them!
Day 2: Galapagos Islands
In the morning, you will be heading to Moreno Point, located between volcanoes Sierra Negra and Cerro Azul, where you will take a trail along a solidified lava flow, to a coastal lagoon where several species of birds can be found. The afternoon visit will be to Urbina Bay, located at eh base of Alcedo Volcano. This is a great place to snorkel, and spot native species like land iguanas, Darwin ́s finches and Galapagos Tortoises
Day 3: Galapagos Islands
Early in the morning, go to Tagus Cove to see the Galapagos penguins, flightless cormorants and other seabirds. Then hike along the trail to the top of the cliff where you can view Darwin Lake and the graffiti on the surrounding cliffs of the cove, written by pirates, whalers and buccaneers in past centuries. After lunch, visit Espinoza point in Fernandina, where you will see large colonies of marine iguanas. Dinner and end of the day.
Day 4: Archipel I
First, you will go to Egas Port, also known as James Bay, on Santiago Island, which main attraction is a black sand beach, and is also home to the curious Galapagos hawks and quick-footed Galapagos lava lizards. After lunch, you will visit Rabida Island one of the most colorful and volcanically varied islands, due to its red sand beach in the archipelago and also a great snorkeling site.
Day 5: End of Itinerary
After breakfast, you will have a dinghy visit to Black Turtle Bay, where you may see sea lions and pacific green turtles. After this visit transfer to Baltra Airport and take your flight back to the continent.
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