Day 1: Galapagos Islands
Upon your arrival to the airport in Baltra Island, you will be transferred to the dock to get onboard La Pinta Galapagos Cruise. After settling in the yacht and lunch, you will disembark at North Seymour Island, where you will observe groups of frigate birds and blue-footed boobies, one of the largest colonies in the archipelago. You can also take a dinghy ride from the beach, to explore the coast of this island. End of the day and dinner onboard.
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Day 2: Galapagos Islands
Early in the morning, the ship will head to Vicente Roca Point, where you will take a panga ride to spot the marine wildlife around this place. You can also snorkel and while doing this activity you may spot sea lions and green sea turtles. After lunch, you will visit Espinoza Point, where you can see various species like hawks, Galapagos penguins and flightless cormorants. End of the day and dinner onboard.
Day 3: Galapagos Islands
After an early breakfast, you will disembark at Urbina Bay, on the western side of Isabela Island, where you can see species like Galapagos Land Iguanas and giant tortoises. During the afternoon head to northwest of Isabela Island, specifically Tagus Cove, that used to be an anchorage for pirates and whalers in past centuries and is now a great visitor site to see its natural beauty, snorkel or kayaking, or take a wall to Darwin Crater, a saltwater lagoon, that is a nice place to take pictures. End of the day and dinner onboard.
Day 4: Galapagos Islands
First activity of the day will be disembarking at Rabida Island, where a red colored beach waits for you. You will also have the opportunity to observe a large colony of sea lions, marine iguanas and several species of Darwin ́s finches. In the afternoon, you will head to Dragon Hill, at the north shore of Santa Cruz Island, where you will visit a brackish water lagoon frequented by flamingoes. You will also have a beautiful view of the entire island from this spot. End of the day and dinner onboard.
Day 5: Galapagos Islands
Early in the morning, you will disembark at Puerto Ayora, where you will visit Charles Darwin Research Station, and learn about the conservation efforts that have been made to preserve Galapagos Tortoises. You will have lunch at Finch Eco Bay Hotel and during the afternoon you will take a ride to Santa Cruz Highlands to see giant tortoises roaming in this ecosystem and spot species like Darwin ́s Finches. End of the day and dinner onboard the cruise.
Day 6: M/Y La Pinta
First activity of the day will be landing at Floreana Island, where the first visiting point will be Post Office Bay, the historic barrel that has been serving as a post office since the 18th century and nowadays is also used by tourists. You can also take a panga ride along this place shore, to see LaLobería and Baroness Viewpoint from afar. During the afternoon, you will visit Cormorant Point, where you will have the opportunity to visit an olivine beach and a white sand beach. You can also snorkel at Champion Islet near this place. End of the day and dinner onboard.
Day 7: End of Itinerary
Early in the morning and after breakfast, the yacht will land at Baltra Island, and you will take a bus ride to the airport to take your flight back to the continent.