In this 5-day adventure, snorkel with sea lions, get up close to giant tortoises, climb to a volcanic crater, and discover the incredible evolutionary history of the Galapagos Islands.
There is so much to enjoy on a 5-day Magical Galapagos tour. From the moment you arrive, we’ll take care of all your needs with transfers from the airport to the hotel and back again. During your trip, you’ll be staying in Santa Cruz, where you’ll have the option of a double or triple room for a comfortable stay.
The 5-day Galapagos tour includes an excursion to Tortuga Beach and Bay Tour. Here you can admire the stunning natural beauty of the area. So don’t forget your camera behind; you’ll want to snap a few shots with gorgeous backdrops.
Your adventure doesn’t stop there, as you’ll make your way to explore Isabela Island. Discover the unique wildlife and beautiful landscapes of this incredible destination. If you’re an animal lover, be on the lookout for species like marine turtles and sea lions. Isabela Island is also home to white-tipped reef sharks, Galapagos penguins, and marine iguanas.
Next, you’ll head on a Seymour North (or similar) boat excursion, so you can appreciate the wildlife and surroundings from the crystal-clear waters. During the trip, you’ll be accompanied by a naturalist guide, who is certified by the Galapagos National Park, ensuring you get the most out of your journey.
When it comes to meals, your breakfast and lunch needs are covered. And although dinner is not included, it provides an opportunity to explore and try out local cuisine and nightlife at your own pace.
Rise and shine! Your Galapagos 5-day island hopping tour starts off with a bang on the first day. After a warm welcome to the Galapagos Islands, you’ll visit a geological marvel, the Craters Twins. If you’re hoping for a Galapagos turtle excursion, you’ll love what’s planned for the first afternoon.
You’ll head to the El Chato Natural Reserve, renowned as a roaming ground for the Galapagos Giant tortoises. You’ll see the giant creatures in their natural habitat before rounding off the day with a visit to the charming Puerto Avora town and indulging in a delicious lunch meal.
Your second day will start with an incredible Bay Tour excursion. Here you can snorkel and discover the diverse marine life of the region. In the afternoon, you’ll head to the beautiful Tortuga Bay Beach. Spend some time relaxing and soaking up the sun, and keep an eye out for marine iguanas, flamingos, and Sally Lightfoot crab.
On day three of the itinerary, you’ll embark on an exciting excursion to Isabela Island. You’ll get up close and personal with pink flamingos in their natural habitat. Then, you’ll explore Arnaldo Tupiza Breeding Center. This tortoise-rearing center is home to about five species of giant tortoises, which have been bred in captivity.
Calling all thrill-seekers, a trip to Tintoreras provides you with the opportunity to swim with sharks. After a jam-packed day of excitement, you’ll make your way back to Santa Cruz Island, where you can relax and recharge.
On day four, you’ll head on a full day tour of Pinzon Island (or a similar experience). With a tasty breakfast and lunch provided, you can focus on enjoying every moment of the experience.
On the final day of the tour, you’ll make your way back home via Baltra Airport.