9 days in Galapagos Islands Itinerary

9 days in Galapagos Islands Itinerary

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Dallas
Fly:
20​h
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal
— 2 nights
Fly:
1​h
Puerto Villamil, Isabela
— 3 nights
ferry:
2​h 30​min
Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
— 2 nights
Fly:
20​h 15​min
Dallas

1
day
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal

The capital of the Galapagos Islands, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is located on easternmost island of the archipelago, San Cristobal.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): kick back and relax at Las Loberias, make a trip to León Dormido, and then learn more about the world around you at Interpretation Center.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Puerto Baquerizo Moreno trip generator.

Dallas, USA to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Dallas in March: highs in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno hover around 88°F, while lows dip to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to fly to Puerto Villamil.

Things to do in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Sightseeing Beaches Parks

Side Trip

La Loberia
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León Dormido
La Loberia
Interpretation Center

3
days
Puerto Villamil, Isabela

Located in the southeast of Isla Isabela, Puerto Villamil is home to the majority of the island's 2,200 inhabitants.
Puerto Villamil is known for nature, wildlife areas, sightseeing, zoos & aquariums, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the geological forces at Sierra Negra, step off the mainland to explore Las Tintoreras, meet the residents at Centro de Crianza Tortugas Gigantes Arnaldo Tupiza Chamaidan, and don't miss a visit to The Wall of Tears.

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Getting from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno to Puerto Villamil by flight takes about an hour. Other options: ride a ferry. Traveling from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno to Puerto Villamil, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. March in Puerto Villamil sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 76°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Puerto Ayora.

Things to do in Puerto Villamil

Parks Nature Wildlife Areas

Side Trip

Sierra Negra
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Sierra Negra
Concha de Perla
Las Tintoreras

3
days
Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz

The largest settlement in the Galapagos, Puerto Ayora offers visitors to the islands an array of facilities and things to do.
Puerto Ayora is known for beaches, wildlife areas, nature, adventure, and sightseeing. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Charles Darwin Research Station, take in the dramatic natural features at Las Grietas, kick back and relax at El Garrapatero, and stroll through Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay.

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Getting from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Ayora by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Ayora is 1 hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Ayora

Parks Wildlife Areas Beaches

Side Trip

Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay
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Charles Darwin Research Station
Reserva El Chato
Las Grietas

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