On this morning, you’ll be transferred to Quito’s airport to board your flight to the Galapagos Islands!
You’ll arrive at Baltra Airport and transfer over to the Itabaca Channel by bus, where a ferry awaits to take you over to Santa Cruz Island. Following a short 30-minute bus ride over the Highlands, you’ll arrive at the restaurant where you will enjoy lunch.
Charles Darwin Research Station (Santa Cruz Island)
After heading down from the highlands to the town of Puerto Ayora, you’ll be able to visit the Charles Darwin Research Station and the numerous giant tortoises that reside there. Later, you’ll board the Yacht Isabela II. After checking in, the Captain invites you to a welcome cocktail and then dinner.