Tortoise breading center:
The Tortoise Breeding Center of Isabela Island is located 1.5 kilometers from Puerto Villamil. This Breeding Center is reproducing in captivity Galapagos tortoise, in total there are 330 turtles between juveniles and adults.
To the west of Puerto Villamil there are various salt and brackish lagoons which house an impressive variety of coastal and sea birds. Here, visitors can also find the largest concentration of flamingos in Galapagos.
The Tintoreras Islet, located a short distance from Puerto Villamil, is home to a great variety of wildlife. Its turquoise, crystalline waters are inhabited by white-tipped reef sharks, Galapagos penguins, marine turtles and sea lions. One of its beaches, surrounded by mangroves is one of the few sites where marine iguanas can reproduce successfully.
- Mask and snorkel tube equipment
- Transportation round trip in the islands
- Visits described on the program
- English speaking Galapagos Naturalist Guide
- Isabela entrance fee $ 5
- Breakfast and dinner
- Departure Puerto Ayora 07:15.
- Navigation 2 hours.
- Return to Puerto Ayora 15:00 to 17:00