Day Trip to South Plaza Island from Puerto Ayora

Tour info

8 hours
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Why take this tour?

The Day Tour to South Plaza Island departs from Itabaca Canal, the sailing is about one hour and forty five minutes, this island is located to the East of Santa Cruz Island. First you will visit Punta Carrión, where snorkel take place, which is just five minutes away from pier of Itabaca Canal, here you may spot white tip sharks, variety of fishes, sea turtles, rays, Galapagos sharks and many other marine wildlife. In South Plaza Island, which is partner of North Plaza Island, both create a turquoise water canal that contrast with the red natural carpet (sesuvium) and cactus that the island have as breathtaking landscape; here you you will be greeted by sea lions, and expect to spot land iguanas, marine iguanas, sea lions, Galapagos lizard and finches, also variety of sea birds fishing and flying really close to the cliff of this island like swallow-tailed gull, pelicans and Nazca boobies.

What’s included?

  • Snorkel Gear

  • Lunch

  • Galapagos National Naturalist guide

  • Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)

  • Drop-off in Puerto Ayora's Main Pier

  • Coffee and/or Tea

  • Towel

  • Water Refill

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

  • Tips

  • Wetsuit

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Before you book

  • Duration: 8h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas

Cancellation Policy

    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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Galapagos a la Carte

About operator:

At Galapagos a la Carte, we excel at helping you get your holidays in The Galapagos Islands planned with flexibility and the services you are looking for. It is not just any plan, but an exceptional one filled with local based tourism, with carefully chosen service providers, the best naturalist guides and amazing tour advisors to go through it. With this approach we will be able to deliver life changing experiences and shape your memories with them. Let us take the reins with our experts tour advisors and make your dreamed holidays in our enchanted islands become true.

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