San Cristobal Arrival Day from Mainland and Cerro Tijereta Visit

Full day visit from San Cristobal:

Yes, often done so for a first day activity in San Cristobal.

Hiking time in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno:

More or less 1 hrs. per way.

General itinerary for the day

On this arrival day from Ecuador's mainland it is planned that you will be picked up at the airport, then transfered to the hotel. After a bit of rest we will get ready to have lunch, and directly after lunch we go for a nice hike along the pier, sea lions nursery by the village, and afterwards we reach the "Interpretation Center". In the center we will have our first information regarding the Galapagos and its wonders, and afterwards we will hike until the viewpoint "Tijeretas" or Frigate Birds on a wooden path, where there is a great view to the north west of the island. On our way back it is possible to do our first snorkeling in Darwin Bay, maybe to play with sea lions, and then hike back to the village passing by other beautiful beaches.

What can you do today?

Sightseeing, hiking, bird watching, animal observation, snorkeling.

Possible / Suggested Overnight Town:

Puerto Baquerizo Moreno.