Welcome to Isla Santa Cruz (Indefatigable)

The island of Santa Cruz has the largest and most developed town in the Galápagos; almost every visitor to the islands spends at least some time here, even if it’s simply commuting from the airport on nearby Isla Baltra to a cruise ship in the harbor of Puerto Ayora. However, to anyone who stays for longer, the island of Santa Cruz is more than just a way station or place to feel connected to the modern, man-made... Read More

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$1699 Small group tours

Galápagos Island Hopping

Looking for more than a cruise to the islands? A week of touring the less-explored parts of the Galápagos Islands is the answer. We’ll start in Santa Cruz, then head to Floreana to stay on a part of the island that sees less visitors than the rest. From there it’s on to Isabela for a few days of hiking, snorkelling, and visiting the island’s main highlights. Top that off with a hike up Sierra Negra Volcano – the second-largest volcanic crater in the world – along with the Galápagos’ typical array of exotic wildlife and prepare to be amazed.

$937.50 Small group tours

5-Day Galapagos Island Hopping Tour

Located in the Pacific Ocean and made up of 19 islands, the Galapagos are a wonderful natural place and have been called a unique living museum and showcase of evolution. Enjoy exploring the main sights and islands, discovering beauty not seen anywhere else. You will see marine species, land iguanas, giant tortoises and the many types of finch. This 5-day tour will show you the best of the Galapagos Islands. Join a group with an English-speaking guide (if available) to do the activities. Accommodations are in a comfortable a hotel in double rooms. A private room is available with a single charge.

$1812 Small group tours

6-Day Galapagos Islands Adventure: Diving, Hiking and Snorkeling

Enjoy a 6-day adventure in the Galapagos Islands which includes two diving tours where you can spot manta rays, barracudas, hammerhead sharks, sea horses, and more. You will then go to the highest point in the Islands to enjoy a beautiful hike to the Sierra Negra volcano. This tour will offer you the best outdoor experience in the Galapagos.

$1349 Small group tours

Galápagos Express Camping Adventure

The Galápagos Islands aren't just all about cruising – try a camping experience on for size! Over a week’s time and beginning and ending right in the heart of the action (the islands, of course), you’ll stay active by snorkelling, diving, and hiking diverse terrain before slowing things down with wildlife exploration in the company of an expert Naturalist Guide. At the end of the day, you’ll camp out surrounded by the sounds of island wildlife. With plenty of options to stick around after the trip’s done (or show up early for some independent adventuring beforehand), this is the perfect express trip for a most excellent Galápagos experience.

$1225.48 Small group tours

6-Day Galapagos Island Hopping

On this 6-day adventure you will experience the highlights of the Galapagos Islands, and stay at budget hotels at Lobo de Mar in Santa Cruz and Tintoreras in Isabela.