Top things to do in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Museum in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Interpretation Center

This modern and easily digestible center explains the history and significance of the Galápagos better than anywhere else in the country. Exhibits deal with the biology, geology and human history of the islands – it…
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Calypso Restaurant

The Calypso does good seafood dishes (such as the festival calypso, a mixed seafood plate in coconut and ginger sauce), as well as burgers, pizzas and salads. It’s an informal place with outdoor seating, and it’s eq…
Hill in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Cerro de las Tijeretas

About 1.7km northeast of Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Cerro de las Tijeretas provides good views and can be reached on a trail. You'll pass a national park information office en route, and there's excellent snorkeling o…
Bar in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Iguana Rock

Iguana Rock draws a festive, dance-loving crowd on weekends, and remains a laid-back spot during the week. It has a pool table, salsa beats and even gets an off-island band or two.
International in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Casa Blanca Cafe

Steps from the pier, this open-air cafe is one of the most popular spots in town. Stop in for tuna or chicken sandwiches, burgers, empanadas, cappuccinos and other snacks.
Bakery in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Cuencan Taste

Join afternoon crowds for fresh-baked magnificence: chocolate or cinnamon bread, empanadas, pastries, and fruit and custard tarts.
Seafood in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

El Descanso Marinero

Ceviche, lobster and other fresh-caught seafood is served up in a lovely outdoor garden with picnic tables.
Beach in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

La Lobería

Southwest of town, a road leads 2.5km (about a 30-minute walk) to La Lobería, a rocky beach with a lazy sea-lion colony. It’s good for year-round surfing, and there are lots of iguanas along the trail leading past t…
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El Barquero

El Barquero has an appealing, laid-back vibe with outdoor tables set on a small front patio. It has a pool table and American grooves. Order a cerveza grande, kick up your heels in the lava-rock gravel and take in t…
Cafe in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

La Zayapa

This laid-back cafe has the best wi-fi on the waterfront; sit at one of the outdoor tables nursing an iced coffee, a sandwich or a dessert. There's also a good-value guesthouse in back (per person $40 to $50).