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From Santa Cruz: Galapagos, Excursion to Tortuga & Tour

Product ID: 29374
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Explore the sights and wildlife in the Galapagos Islands on this full-day yacht tour from Santa Cruz. Visit Tortuga Bay Beach, La Lobería, Canal del Amor, and Playa de los Perros to see sea lions, marine iguanas, reef sharks, and other marine animals.
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Duration: 8 hours
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  • See some of the best sights and wildlife in the Galapagos Islands
  • Visit Tortuga Bay Beach, one of the most beautiful beaches of the Galapagos Islands
  • Enjoy cruising around the islands by yacht
  • See the many sea lions at La Lobería
  • Enjoy swimming and snorkeling in the crystal clear waters
  • Observe the reef sharks from the viewpoint at the end of Canal del Amor
  • See marine iguanas in their natural habitat at Playa de los Perros
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This full-day yacht tour from Santa Cruz takes you on a discovery of the beautiful Galapagos Islands. In the morning you will walk approximately 40 minutes to Tortuga Bay Beach, one of the most beautiful beaches of the islands where you can enjoy swimming and spending some time on the beach.

After lunch you tour around the bay on board the yacht. You will then visit La Lobería, a beach which owes its name to the presence of many sea lions. Here you will be able to swim or snorkel.

Next you will head to Canal del Amor (Channel of Love). At the end of this channel you can observe reef sharks from the viewpoint. From here you will continue on with a short walk to see the marine iguanas in their natural habitat at Playa de los Perros before visiting Punta Estrada.
  • Tour guide
  • Transportation
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuity (optional)
  • Admission
  • Food and beverages
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

8:00 AM at Maidith White Cove, Cucuve y Floreana, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador.

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What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Know before you go
• Please note: Shipping used in this excursion is a boat engine with capacity for 16 people.
• These tours are subject to space availability, changes of itineraries, and departure dates without any notice, according to weather conditions, logistics, and other operation requirements
• Entrance fees to the National Park are not included: USD 50 (Andean Pact and Mercosur), USD 100 (other countries), or USD 20 (with a TCT Transit Card)

From US$ 169 per person

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Gray Line Ecuador

Product ID: 29374