Transfer in Baltra – Seymour port.
Lunch at noon. Dry
landing, hiking, educational visit to the Charles Darwin
Station (giant tortoises, Opuntia cactus, etc.). Degree
of difficulty: easy Duration: 2 hours, dinner at night.
Am: Sullivan Bay
Breakfast in the morning.This site is of great
geological interest is located south-east of Santiago
Island, landing it can be done both on the rocky shore
(dry landing) or the white sandy beach (wet landing).
The length of the trail is 1.5 km approximately.
The area is covered by lava
flows Pahohoe type (solidified lava in a wavy or
accordion). It was very active in the past 25 years of
the nineteenth century. The Sullivan lava was formed in
1897. Flow is very young geologically. The magma formed
is flat, but the underground lava movement, rapid
cooling and other eruptions led to the break in many
places. Difficulty: Moderate Duration approximately 1
hour 30 minutes. Lunch at noon.
Landing, After lunch visit to the Pinnacle Rock beach
for swimming and snorkeling.
In the afternoon dry landing
to reach the viewpoint of Bartolome. On this island, you
can see interesting formations of lava and cinder cones.
After a 30 to 40 minutes climbing, a wooden staircase
leads to the top of the island where there are beautiful
views of the nearby beaches. This island is one of the
most visited and photographed because of Pinnacle Rock.
Degree of difficulty: Moderate, Duration 1 Hour 30
Minutes. Dinner in the evening.
North SeymourNorth Seymour
Am: North Seymour
Breakfast in the morning. Dry
landing. On this island you can see blue-footed boobies,
colonies of frigates, fork-tailed gulls, terns, sea
lions, lava lizards and land iguanas. Palo Santo trees
can also be observed. Difficulty: Moderate Duration
approximately 2 hours. Lunch at noon.
The Islet is Located between the islands of Baltra and
North Seymour. It is a reef of rocks and coral (the
result of an uprising) and a great white sand beach.In
most of its perimeter there is basis of lava rocks, as
evidence of the wash uprising, except in the southwest
side where the landing occurs. This island has one of
the largest Populations of sea lions. You can also
observe several species of shorebirds. There have been
occasional reports at this site of Orcas (Orcinus
orca).Degree of difficulty: easy, Duration approximately
1 hour, Dinner in the evening.
Am: South Plazas
Breakfast in the morning. Dry landing. This island is
full of life. There are colonies of sea lions and land
iguanas. While you walk on the banks it is possible to
see a great number of birds such as nesting tropic birds
and fork-tailed seagulls, but most of all enjoying the
beautiful view from the top the steep banks or strolling
along the base of the cliff is an extremely pleasurable
experience. The Opuntiacactus grow here too and the
vegetation changes color according to the season of the
year. Paths: easy, duration: 2 Hours. Lunch at noon.
Pm: Witch Hill
Landing is a beautiful beach of white coral where you
can swim and watch birds and sea lions, plus you can
snorkel. Located on the north coast of the San Cristobal
Island. In the vicinity of the beach you can see
seabirds like blue-footed boobies, Nazca boobies,
herons, frigate birds and shore birds. Degree of
difficulty: easy, Duration approximately 2 hours, Dinner
in the evening.
Breakfast in the morning.Dry
Landing. This site is educational information about the
evolution of the Galapagos Islands and animal life in
the islands. Degree of difficulty: easy. Duration: 1
hour 30 Minutes. Transfer out to San Cristobal’s
Price:- From $3,993 per person sharing. Please contact
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