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Galapagos Top Excursions Pass
"1. Galapagos History Excursion and Airport to Hotel Private Transfer We will welcome you at the Baltra airport to take you to your hotel on the Santa Cruz island. Your transfer will begin by bus ride to the tip of the Itabaca channel where you will proceed by public ferry service in the Island of Santa Cruz. On the way visit the lava tunnels and a Turtle reserve. Visit to the Scientific Charles Darwin Station where you can learn more about the Galápagos Island and observe Giant Turtles in captivity.Available everyday with airport pick-up.2. Tortuga Beach and Bay Tour (8 hours)In the morning excursion to Tortuga Bay Beach after 40-minute walk (approx.) we will arrive at one of the most beautiful beaches in the Islands with time to swim and enjoy the beach. Free time for lunch (not included). In the afternoon tour around the bay aboard a yacht we start with a visit to “La Lobería” named because for the presence of sea lions. Here you will be able to swim or snorkel.Next
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Scuba Diving at Kicker Rock for Certified Divers
"Your certified-dive adventure begins as you meet your instructor at the dive shop in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno. From there you will head to Kicker Rock which is about 45 minutes away. This protected marine reserve holds amazing scenery and marine life which you will encounter as you enjoy the dives. You will first head to Cerro Brujo and Kicker Rock. Here you will check all your equipment and gear and receive a safety briefing. Then you will enjoy snorkeling and practice for a while. Admire the beautiful surroundings and encounter amazing wildlife. You will stay here until noon and then head to Kicker Rock for a wonderful dive experience. Here you will spend around 3 hours diving. The depth ranges from 10 to 40 meters (30 to 130 feet) and it is a great place to spot pelagics schooling fish octopus and invertebrates. The wall dive is usually performed using the light to moderate current to drift. Visibility is often 10 to 15 meters (30 to 50 feet) and surge moderate closer to the wall. You can also encounter Hammerhead sharks and Galapagos
From $220.00
 
Half-Day Santa Cruz Island-Bahia Tour
"This tour is in charge of taking tourists to six different emblematic sights of the Galapagos Islands. First you will make a visit to the ""Loberia"". It is a small island located two miles away where the sea lions are. They are very friendly and like to swim with people. In the seabed there are a lot of invertebrates fish and sea lions which can be seen through the glass bottom boat which has also toured coastal birding marine iguanas and basaltic formations. Then we move to ""Canal de Tiburones"" which is a fissure or crack swellings formed by magmatic chamber where sleeping tintoreras sharks ravine and are completely harmless among the lava rocks are oceanic birds. The third destination to be visited is ""Canal de el Amor"" another fissure fantastic for photography of exceptional scenic beauty. Then head to the ""Bay of Franklin"". In this bay are sea turtles
From $56.00

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Diving and Snorkeling

After visiting the beach at Gardner Bay we went back to Cachalote for a quick change and then went to the panga again to go snorkelling at a small rocky island just off the coast. As we were all eager...
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Charles Darwin Research Center

Much is made of the connection between Charles Darwin and the Galapagos Islands, I found it a little ironic that a center built to protect and nurture the giant tortoise was named for a man who...
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Cruise

Coming to the island of Galapagos seems that this is the best thing to do going on cruise. Going on cruise in Galapagos is in our list for quite sometime. When looking the price on internet is...
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Day 2-Santa Cruz highlands

Day 2 in the morning we docked on Santa Cruz (dry landing), boarded a mini bus and drove to Rancho Manzanillo in the highlands to see the giant tortoises. We all had to put on wellies to do the walk,...
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Day 1-North Seymour Island

On our 1st day, Sunday, we flew from Quito to Baltra, transferred to our ship and set off for North Seymour Island for a hike. On our very 1st afternoon I ticked off a lot of my personal must see...
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Day 2 Santa Cruz, Tortuga Bay

After a stop back at the Nemo II for lunch, we docked at Puerto Aroyo and walked to Tortuga Bay. From town the walk took about 50 minutes walking at a pretty good clip to get to the sheltered section...
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Day 6 Rabida Island

In the morning on day 6 we had a wet landing on Rábida Island (Jervis), we started our visit with a walk on the red sand beach, along the way seeing sea lions, marine iguanas, blue footed boobies and...
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Day 3-Isabela Island Moreno Point

On day 3 we were on Isabela Island for the whole day, Isabela is the largest island in the Galapagos and we would spend all of day 3 and part of day 4 on it. In the morning we stopped at Moreno Point,...
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Day 4 Isabela Island Tagus cove

On day 4 we were still on Isabela's west coast in Tagus Cove, across from Fernandina Island. The morning hike was a fairly strenuous uphill climb for some beautiful views of the island. Just a lone...
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Day 8 Daphne Island

On day 8, we got up to watch the sunrise when we realized our ship, and every other ship terminating their cruise that day, was doing a driveby of Daphne Island. The Angelito was traveling a lot...
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Day 5 Santiago Egas Port

On day 5 in the morning we stopped at Egas Port where we finally got to see the Galapagos fur seals although had I not marked the photo number on my camera, I'm sure I wouldn't have been able to tell...
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Day 5 Santiago Espumilla Beach

Our afternoon stop on day 5 was at Espumilla Beach where we saw lots of marine iguanas and Sally Lightfoot crabs. The crabs attract herons, here we saw the blue herons strolling along the beach...
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Day 7 Genovesa Island

On day 7, after my spectacular fall on the lava fields, I was rewarded with my own personal sea day but the rest of the group visited Genovesa Island, Prince Phillip's Steps in the morning with both a...
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Day 6 Santiago Sullivan Bay

In the afternoon on day 6, we went back to Santiago to Sullivan Bay. Although the other boats in harbor with us headed to a wooden platform, we headed to a different landing spot on a section of the...
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