Day One On the first day you will meet your Tour Director and check into the hotel.
Day Two Quito Landmarks
The San Francisco Church
Mitad del Mundo Mitad del Mundo translates to middle of the world. This monument was built to mark the point where the equator passes through. The Mitad del Mundo stands thirty feet tall and was built between the years 1979 and 1982.
Day 3 Galapagos Fly to San Cristobal Island
Turtle Center Visit
Local Farm Barbeque
Excursion to Junco Lake El Junco Lake is located at the center of San Cristobal Island and is one of the few fresh water lakes in the Galapagos.
Day 4 Lobos Island Excursion Full day excursion to Lobos Island
See sea lions, Kicker Rock, boobies, and frigate birds Kicker Rock is also known as sleeping sea lion rock or Léon Dormido.
See rays, seals, iguanas, and multicolored fish
Lobos Island Beach Time
Dinner at a local fisherman’s house
Day 5 San Cristobal Island & Santa Cruz Island
Primicias Ranch Visit
Giant Galapagos Tortoise
Lava Tunnels When lava flows the outer part of the stream gets cold and hardens, but the liquid magma within continues flowing. When it is empty tubes are left behind. This is what happened in Santa Cruz Island several times, leaving an island full of lava tunnels. The most frequently visited is the "Tunnel of Endless Love", it is named this because of the heart shaped hole in the roof of it.
Darwin Research Center guided visit
Enjoy Tortuga Bay Beach
Day 6 Santa Cruz Island & Isabela island
Guided Sightseeing Tour of Punta Estrada
Visit The Wall of Tears Between 1946 and 1959 Isabela was a penal colony, where prisoners were forced to build a wall with huge blocks of lava as punishment. Due to the harsh conditions in which the prisoners lived and worked, this site is known as the Wall of Tears. A set of stairs provides an amazing view of the wall and the surrounding landscape.
Enjoy Puerto Vilamil Beach
Day 7 Sierra Negra Volcano Excursion
Full-day Guided Sierra Negra Volcano Hike
Chico Volcano Visit “Trekking to Volcano Sierra Negra and Volcano Chico is a definite highlight of Darwin’s Triangle! The following is a superb account of trekking up Volcano Sierra Negra and over to Volcano Chico” -Rebecca Newman
Day 8 Cape Rose Excursion
Cape Rose Prepare yourself for one of the best days of your trip! After navigation aboard a typical fisherman boat for an hour and a half from Puerto Villamil, you will reach Cape Rosa or Finado Bay on the western side of the island. This is one of the most beautiful places nature has bestowed upon humankind. Here you can walk over the connected lava tunnels situated in the blue sea waters.