Plaza Island and Carrion Point full-day tour with snorkeling
Excursions & day trips

Plaza Island and Carrion Point full-day tour with snorkeling

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Availability: See calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 8 hours
Do this because
  • Explore Plaza Island, one of the best spots in the Galapagos archipelago to see wildlife
  • Take a boat tour along the Canal Itabaca
  • Observe gulls of the bifurcated tail, terrestrial iguanas, and colonies of sea lions
  • Enjoy a snorkeling activity in turquoise waters
What to expect

This tour at Plaza Island is perfect to discover wildlife and enjoy nature. Plaza island is one of the best spots in the Galapagos archipelago to see the local fauna and the unique environment of the place.

You will be transferred to the dock Canal Itabaca to board the yacht that will take its course. The Canal Itabaca is the pair of two islands of crescent shape that rests just a few hundred meters off the east coast of Santa Cruz. Plaza Norte (North Island) is only used for scientific purposes. Plaza Sur is one of the smallest but richest islands in the archipelago. Only 130 meters wide, formed of volcanic magma, giving it a unique quality in its species. Your landing is in the channel between Plaza Norte and Plaza Sur where the island is deployed by the sea.

The turquoise waters of the channel contrast brilliantly with the white sand and black lava coast. Don't miss the chance to observe marine life, including manta rays. The place is perfect for snorkeling in a colony of sea lions that come to almost a thousand. Once all the activities are done, you will be back at the dock of Puerto Ayora.

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What's included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off at the dock in Puerto Ayora
  • Marine and land transport
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Local guide (English, Spanish)
  • All taxes, fees, and handling charges
What's not included
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Meeting point:

You will receive instructions for arranging your pick-up after booking

What to remember
  • Passport required
  • Minimum age required: 12 years old
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Bring your swimsuit and also your sun blocker
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not stroller accessible
  • Not suitable for pets
  • Infants must not sit on laps (Infant seats unavailable)
  • Not recommended for people with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
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  • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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