Galápagos Islands Activities

Things to doSome of the top things to do on the Galápagos Islands include:

  • Sailing or cruising around the archipelago through the remarkable island scenery
  • Relaxing on the stunning beaches
  • Snorkelling with sea lions, turtles and schools of rainbow coloured fish
  • Watching giant tortoises in their natural habitat, strolling over rolling hills
  • Surfing and scuba diving – some of the best in the world
  • Visiting the Charles Darwin Research Centre
  • Hiking to the second largest caldera in the world on the Sierra Negra volcano
  • Visiting Tortuga Bay, home to thousands of marine iguanas
  • Exploring the deep underground lava-cave network throughout the islands
  • Bird watching on a remote, uninhabited island – world renowned
You can see some of the comments from visitors over the years on TripAdvisor TripAdvisor

During your course, we will organize optional group tours to local attractions, such as:

  • Las Grietas, a series of inland clear pools surrounded by dramatic granite cliffs, where you can swim, take amazing photos and hang-out on the rock cliffs
  • Tortuga Bay beach, an isolated cove of calm shallow water, with white sand, and kayaks for rent
  • Galápagos organic coffee plantation, some of the most delicious coffee in the world grown from the volcanic soil
  • A walk through a 50 meter/165 feet underground lava cave
  • A visit to the local market
  • A visit to the highland farms with some of the most spectacular views of the islands
  • A bicycle tour from the highlands back down to the town – ride up by taxi, and cruise down on your bike

A bicycle tour from the highlands back down to the town – ride up by taxi, and cruise down on your bike.

Related pages:

  1. Galápagos Islands – Ecuador
  2. Getting There and Away
  3. Galápagos Islands Activities
  4. Environmental Projects and Volunteering