BEST DAY TOURS FROM SAN CRISTOBAL, GALAPAGOS:

Kicker Rock - snorkel

This is our famous snorkel tour where you can spot turtles, marine iguanas, tropical fish, rays, Galapagos sharks and if you are lucky even hammerhead sharks!

  • Location: Kicker Rock Islet
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Activity Level: Moderate
  • Departures: Every day
  • Altitude: Sea level

Pitt Point Tour

This day we explore the beautiful site of Punta Pitt. Enjoy the beach and the abundant wildlife with different types of birds.

  • Location: East Coast of San Cristobal
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Activity Level: Moderate
  • Departures: Sundays only (Shared)
  • Altitude: Sea level

Highlands of San Cristobal

Visit a giant tortoise reserve, the Junco Lagoon and after lunch (which will be served in a typical highland farm) we will go to the beautiful Puerto Chino Beach

  • Location: San Cristobal Island
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Activity Level: Moderate
  • Departures: Every day
  • Altitude: Sea level

Surf in Galapagos – San Cristobal island

The Galapagos Islands have perfect waves all year round. Not only advanced surfers can catch good waves, but also beginners can learn how to surf.

  • Location: San Cristobal Island
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Activity Level: Moderate
  • Departures: Every day
  • Altitude: Sea level

Lobos islet & Ochoa Beach

This is a small islet near San Cristobal, that hosts incredible wildlife where blue-footed boobies and frigate birds can be seen. Snorkel and observe marine iguanas feeding underwater

  • Location: Lobos Island
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Activity Level: Easy
  • Departures: Every day
  • Altitude: Sea level

Cerro Brujo & Manglecito Beach

This is a volcanic rock with a beautiful white organic sand beach

  • Location: Witch Hill
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Activity Level: Moderate
  • Departures: Everyday
  • Altitude: Sea level

San Cristobal Interpretation Center & Frigate Bird Hill

Learn more about humans and animals in the islands, and explore the lookout point of Frigate Bird Hill. Afterwards visit the loberia, a sea lion colony

  • Location: San Cristobal Island
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Activity Level: Easy
  • Departures: Every day
  • Altitude: Sea level

Artisanal fishing

This three hour tour includes transportation via speedboat, snacks, and all fishing equipment.

  • Location: San Cristobal Island
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Activity Level: Easy
  • Departures: Every day
  • Altitude: Sea level

Horseback Riding & El Junco Tour

This tour will introduce you to different parts of the highlands.

  • Location: San Cristobal Island
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Activity Level: Easy
  • Departures: Every day
  • Altitude: Sea level

Cerro Verde tour

We’ll travel to the small village of Cerro Verde. First we’ll visit the greenhouse where the Galapagos National Park cultivates endemic Galapagos plants

  • Location: San Cristobal Island
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Activity Level: Easy
  • Departures: Every day
  • Altitude: Sea level

Santa Rosa and Sardina bays

Early departure by boat to Rosa Blanca Bay. A beautiful bay on the east side of the island accessible only by boat. Then we will go on to Sardina Bay a beautiful beach

  • Location: San Cristobal Island
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Activity Level: Moderate
  • Departures: Every day
  • Altitude: Sea level

Loberia beach and Tijeretas

Two beautiful hiking and snorkeling locations that allow you to swim with sea lions and get amazing views of Puerto Baquerizo's bay.

  • Location: Puerto Baquerizo's surroundings
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Activity Level: Easy
  • Departures: Every day
  • Altitude: Sea level

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