7 days in Galapagos Islands Itinerary

7 days in Galapagos Islands Itinerary

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7 days in Galapagos Islands Itinerary

Start: Orlando
+3
Fly + shuttle + ferry + bus:  19​h 15​min
1
Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h 30​min
2
Puerto Villamil, Isabela
— 1 night
ferry:  1​h
3
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h
End: Orlando

2
nights
Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz

Puerto Ayora ©
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 wildlife, nature, adventure, beaches, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Charles Darwin Research Station, don't miss a visit to Santa Cruz Fish Market, kick back and relax at Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay, and view the masterpieces at Galeria Aymara.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Puerto Ayora trip itinerary builder website .

Orlando, USA to Puerto Ayora is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Traveling from Orlando in April, Puerto Ayora is a bit warmer at night with lows of 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to ride a ferry to Puerto Villamil.

Things to do in Puerto Ayora

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay
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Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay ©
Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay
Charles Darwin Research Station ©
Charles Darwin Research Station
Galeria Aymara ©
Galeria Aymara

1
night
Puerto Villamil, Isabela

Puerto Villamil ©
Located in the southeast of Isla Isabela, Puerto Villamil is home to the majority of the island's 2,200 inhabitants.
On the 18th (Wed), meet the residents at Centro de Crianza Tortugas Gigantes Arnaldo Tupiza Chamaidan.

For reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Puerto Villamil day trip planning site .

Getting from Puerto Ayora to Puerto Villamil by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Ecuador Time to Galapagos Time is minus 1 hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno.

Things to do in Puerto Villamil

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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1
night
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal

Puerto Baquerizo Moreno ©
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 19th (Thu): stroll through La Loberia, then make a trip to León Dormido, and then learn more about the world around you at Interpretation Center.

To see photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Puerto Baquerizo Moreno holiday planner.

You can fly from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in April, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

La Loberia
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La Loberia ©
La Loberia
Interpretation Center ©
Interpretation Center
Dona Pilo ©
Dona Pilo

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