Isabela Tours and Activities

Isabela tours and activities listing, a guide of excursions available while traveling in Isabela

Guided tour in double Kayak through the Bay of Puerto Villamil, where You can observe penguins, blue-footed boobies, pelicans, iguanas Marinas, sea turtles, sea lions, eagle rays and sometimes Sharks "Tintoreras" juveniles. Optional snorkeling.
The lava tunnels of Isabela Island create an unforgettable underwater landscape for snorkeling.
9:45 am Pick up at the hotel and start of the tour in a group of maximum 16 passengers. They will make the guided visit to the Center of Interpretation and Breeding of Turtles"La Galapaguera", to the lagoon of the flamingos, and to the wall of tears. Culminate the day with a snorkel in Concha y Perla or free time on the beach.
The Sierra Negra volcano is one of five volcanos on the island of Isabela, and boasts the second largest volcanic caldera in the world- On the Sierra Negra Volcano Tour you hike to the rim of the six mile wide crater and then trek across an alien landscape of lava fields and fumaroles. The Sierra Negra is one of the most active volcanoes in the Galapagos, with the last eruption in 2005. Though you probably won't see any lava flowing, you will have the opportunity to explore thermal vents and other fascinating geologic features before stopping for a snack near Volcan Chico. The vistas from this spot are among the most breathtaking in Isabela.
There is a port on each of the main populated islands at Galapagos, and the time of journey from Isabela to Santa Cruz is 2 hours and half or more depending on the sea conditions.