Samba Galapagos Motor Sailor offers two different itineraries

Itinerary North - West & North Islands
 Itinerary North - West & North Islands
Day 1 (Tuesday) - MOSQUERA
AM: Baltra Airport

PM: Mosquera Islet

Arrival at the Galapagos islands and transfer to the Samba Galapagos sailor yacht.

Mosquera: The island consists is a long narrow stretch of white sand, rocks, and tide pools.

Galapagos Wildlife you might see today: Sea lions, lava gulls, coastal birds, and Sally Lightfoot crabs.
Day 2 (Wednesday) - GENOVESA

AM: Darwin Bay

PM: Prince Philip’s Steps

Darwin Bay: A coral beach where a 750 mt. trail takes you through more seabird colonies.

Prince Phillip's Steps: An extraordinary, steep path leads through a seabird colony full of life, up to cliffs that are 25m high.

Wildlife: Storm Petrels, Short-eared Owl, Lava Gulls, lava Herons, Swallow-tailed Gulls, Great Frigate birds and Red-footed Boobies.
Day 3 (Thursday) - MARCHENA
AM: Punta Mejia

PM: Playa Negra

Punta Mejia: one of the best sites in the Archipelago to snorkel. Apart from great fish diversity, rays, reef sharks and sea turtles are often seen.

Playa Negra: snorkel around recently formed lava grotto where marine iguanas feed.

Wildlife you might see today: Bottlenose dolphins and other cetaceans, sea turtles, sea lions, rays, sharks.
Day 4 (Friday) - ISABELA
AM: Punta Albemarle

PM: Punta Vicente Roca

Punta Albemarle: the farthest north point of Isabela, where lava flows are the nesting ground of flightless cormorants and marine iguanas.

Punta Vicente Roca: The remnants of an ancient volcano form two turquoise coves with a bay protected from ocean swells.

Wildlife you might see today: Marine iguanas, whales, dolphins, sea lions, tunas, Blue-footed and Nazca boobies, pelicans.
Day 5 (Saturday) - FERNANDINA & ISABELA
AM: Punta Espinosa

PM: Urbina Bay

Punta Espinosa: A narrow stretch of land where hundreds of marine iguanas gather largely on black lava rocks.

Urbina Bay: Its waters are a good place to see turtles and rays. Ashore you'll find a short trail leading to a coral reef.

Galapagos Wildlife you might see today: Giant tortoises, land iguanas, and flightless cormorants, penguins, sea turtles.
Day 6 (Sunday) - ISABELA
AM: Elizabeth Bay

PM: Punta Moreno

Elizabeth Bay: As you enter the bay, hawks soar overhead and schools of fish can be seen swimming beneath the surface.

Punta Moreno: Beautiful rocky shores where penguins and shore birds, including blue herons, are usually spotted.

Wildlife you might see today: Rays, flightless cormorants, penguins, pelicans, lava herons.
Day 7 (Monday) - FLOREANA
AM: Asilo de la Paz & Cerro Alieri

PM: Loberia

Asilo de la Paz: an historical tour where we will engage with the fascinating story of the Wittmers. Cerro Alieri: a good number of steps will take us to a breathtaking view.

Loberia: has a lovely beach with a sea lion rookery, here swimming or snorkeling activities are planned.

Wildlife you can see today: Sea Lions and more.
Day 8 (Tuesday) - SANTA CRUZ
AM: Highlands

PM: Baltra

Santa Cruz Highlands: The highlands are located in the northern part of the island and can reach elevations up to 1500 mt. Transfer to the airport.

Galapagos Wildlife: Vermilion Flycatcher or one of Darwin’s finches, Giant tortoises in the wild.
Itinerary South - East & South Islands
 Itinerary South - East & South Islands
Day 1 (Tuesday) - SANTA CRUZ
AM: Baltra Airport

PM: Highlands & Charles Darwin Station

Baltra Island: Arrival in Baltra airport.

Santa Cruz Highlands: The highlands are located in the northern part of the island and can reach elevations up to 1500 mt. Charles Darwin Station: An organization that provides scientific assistance to ensure the proper preservation of the Galapagos.

Galapagos Wildlife you might see today: Vermilion Flycatcher or one of Darwin’s finches, Giant tortoises in the wild.
Day 2 (Wednesday) - FLOREANA
AM: Cormorant Point & Champion

PM: Post Office Bay & The Baroness Lookout

Punta Cormorant: Cormorant Point offers a trail overlooking a saltwater lagoon that is a favorite of flamingos. Champion Islet: a great place to dive along with sea lions and tropical fish.

Post Office Bay: A white-sand beach where in the past sailors used to leave and receive their letters in a barrel. Baroness Lookout Point: easy trails for exploring the flora and fauna of Floreana.

Wildlife you might see today: Pintail ducks, stilts, Large-billed Flycatchers, Flamingoes, Rays, Sea Lions.
Day 3: (Thursday) - ESPAÑOLA
AM: Punta Suarez

PM: Gardner Bay & Gardner Island

Punta Suarez: Suarez Point is one of the most outstanding wildlife areas of the archipelago. The famous attraction is the magnificent blowhole, spurting water high into the air.

Gardner Bay: Gardner Bay has a magnificent beach with turquoise waters. The bay is home of a large colony of sea lions.

Wildlife you might see today: Galapagos Hawks, Española Mockingbirds, Waved Albatross, sea lions.
Day 4: (Friday) - SAN CRISTOBAL
AM: Isla Lobos & Kicker Rock

PM: Punta Pitt

Isla Lobos: This small island is named after the sea lions that rest and play on its rocky shores. Kicker Rock: Leon Dormido is comprised of two rocks which jut out of the ocean and is home to a large colony of seabirds. Kayaking and scuba diving allow visitors to spot a variety of marine life.

Punta Pitt: Here there are endemic species such as lava lizards and red-footed boobies.

Galapagos Wildlife: : Red-footed, Blue-footed and Nazca boobies, Storm Petrels, Sea Lions, Fur seals, Frigate birds.
Day 5: (Saturday) - SANTA FE & PLAZAS
AM: Barrington Bay

PM: South Plazas & Punta Carrion

Santa Fe - Barrington Bay: a white sand beach with calm turquoise waters. Endemic land iguanas are often seen.

South Plazas: has one of the largest populations of land iguanas in the Galápagos. Punta Carrion: creates a sheltered lagoon with beautiful turquoise water. During this visit you can snorkel.

Wildlife you might see today: Land and marine iguanas, Galapagos Hawks, Red-billed tropic birds and swallow-tailed gulls.
AM: Chinese Hat

PM: Bartolome

Chinese Hat: The landing is on a beautiful crescent-shaped beach, home to sea lions and Sally Lightfoot crabs.

Bartolome: is home of the Pinnacle Rock, the most famous view in the Galapagos Islands.

Galapagos Wildlife you might see today: Sea lions, Green Sea Turtle, Galapagos penguins, Spotted Eagle Rays and Black-tipped Sharks.
Day 7: (Monday) - SANTIAGO
AM: James Bay

PM: Rabida

James Bay: also known as Puerto Egas, the trail leads to the coastline with gorgeous tide pools and grottos full of fauna.

Rabida Island: is one of the most colorful and volcanic varied islands in the archipelago as well as a great snorkeling site. We get ready for the next and last day on board of the Samba Yacht.

Wildlife you might see today: Marine Iguanas, Blue-footed and Nazca boobies, Galapagos Doves.
Day 8: (Tuesday) - NORTH SEYMOUR & BALTRA
AM : North Seymour

PM: Baltra

North Seymour Island: Explore the rocky coast, passing colonies of blue-footed boobies and magnificent frigate birds. Transfer to the Airport.

Galapagos Wildlife you can see today: Frigate birds, blue-footed boobies, land and marine iguanas.

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