This program will allow you to visit Santa Cruz on your own and combine it with one boat excursion to another island while enjoying and tasting the best dishes at our restaurant at the Royal Palm.  All meals are included so you don´t have to worry about where to eat and still have great opportunities to see, the Giant Tortoises, Sea Lions the colloquial Blue-Footed Booby, the land and sea Iguanas  and much much more. Enjoy the comfortable and spacious accommodations at the Royal Palm in the heart of Santa Cruz Island surrounded by nature where you can encounter Short- eared Owls, Petrels the curious Darwin Finches and much more

Royal Palm Complete (4 nights)




Day 1: Arrive to Itabaca’s Channel at Santa Cruz. Shared transfer to the Royal Palm.  Hotel accommodation – lunch & dinner

p.m. Visit our lava tunnel, the best in the island

Day 2 Breakfast-lunch-dinner

Option 1 – a.m. Transportation to the Charles Darwin Station

p.m. Transportation to Tortuga Bay

Option 2 – Day at leisure

Day 3 Breakfast-lunch-dinner

Full day boat excursion to visit a nearby island (Seymour, Plazas, Santa Fe or Bartolome) The exact island is subject to availability on the day

Day 4 Breakfast-lunch-dinner

Option 1-  a.m. transportation to Los Gemelos and The Giant Tortoise Ranch

p.m. at leisure

Option 2 – Day at leisure

Day 5 Breakfast. Transfer on shared basis to The Itabaca Channel

  • 4 nights’ of accommodation in Casitas
  • All meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 lunch, 4 dinners included
  • Arrival / Departure transfers to / from The Itabaca Channel – shared basis
  • Schedule ground transportation to the different sites of visit
  • One full day boat excursion to visit a nearby island
  • WI-FI
  • Lava tunnel entrance
  • Air tickets,  Galapagos National Park ($100 per person), Transit Control Card ( $20 per person)
  • Tours – except for one full day boat excursion
  • Transfers at Baltra airport
  • Public  Ferry at Itabaca’s Channel
  • Meals not detailed
  • Soft & alcoholic beverages
  • Wetsuits and snorkel equipment
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips, massages / beauty treatments or any other item not mentioned in the inclusions