Day 1: Galapagos National Park
Upon arriving to San Cristobal Airport, you will be transferred to Odyssey Yacht at Puerto Baquerizo Moreno harbor. After settling in the yacht and lunch, the first visit will be to the Highlands of San Cristobal, specifically el Junco Lagoon, then you will descend to the southern coast to Colorado Hill, and visit Jacinto Gordillo Breeding Center, also called Galapaguero, where you will see the Galapagos Tortoises and the conservation efforts that have been made to preserve this species. End of the activities and dinner onboard.
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Day 2: Galapagos National Park
Early in the morning head to head to Suarez Point on Española Island, that is a birdwatcher´s delight. A hike to the top makes a great opportunity to take spectacular pictures. You can also watch sea lions, sea birds, Marine Iguanas, masked and blue footed boobies, among others. In the afternoon, the yacht will take you to Gardner Bay, there is a white sand beach, which is a breeding site for pacific green turtles and a place for sea lion females and their pups.
Day 3: Galapagos National Park
Early start at Devil´s Crown in Floreana Island, the number one snorkeling site on the archipelago. During the snorkel experience you will spot numerous species such as yellowtail surgeon fish, angelfishes, pacific turtles, and sea lions. You may spot tip reef sharks from afar. After this activity you will be transferred to Cormorant Point, the best place to watch Flamingos and pintail ducks. This place also has to beaches, one green of green sand and other of white coral sand. In the late afternoon, head to Post Office Bay that was established in the 16th century by British whalers to send letters to and from England, and even today, visitors have the opportunity to send letters of their own. End of the day and dinner.
Day 4: Galapagos National Park
After breakfast and another wet landing you will take a guided walk from the beach of Santa Fe, where you will see an endemic animal, called Barrington Land Iguana, and enjoy the landscape of giant opuntia cactus forest that are native from this place. You can also practice snorkel at this place. During the afternoon, head to South Plaza, to spot several Galapagos sea lion colonies, land iguanas and hybrids of these two species. End of the activities and dinner onboard.
Day 5: Galapagos National Park
Early in the morning, head to one of the most visited sites on the archipelago, North Seymour is an islet full of endemic species. Here you will see blue footed boobies and frigate birds, that males blow up their vivid red pouches to impressive football-sized balloons during mating season. After this visit, you will head to Bachas Beach where you will spot sea lions, marine iguanas, white cheeked pintails, black-necked stilts, among other species. This place is also the preferred nesting site of Pacific Green turtles from November to February. After this activity head back to the yacht and dinner.
Day 6: End of Itinerary
At the beginning of the last day you will make a short visit to Mosquera, a beautiful white coral sand beach, where one of the biggest sea lion colonies of the entire archipelago resides. After this activity you will be transferred to Baltra Airport and take your flight back to the continent.
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