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Glimpse of Galapagos - Central Islands Itinerary
Watch sea lions on Isla Santa Fe, explore the hidden bays and coves of Sombrero Chino and observe the peculiar courting rituals of boobies while sailing around the Galapagos on the stylish Nemo III.
Day 1 Quito
Welcome to quaint and colourful Quito.
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Day 2 Isla Santa Cruz
Fly to Baltra and get an introduction to the islands on a visit to the Charles Darwin Research Station in Puerto Ayora.
Day 3 South Plaza/Isla Santa Fe
Go snorkelling in the emerald-green waters of Isla Santa Fe and hike the trails of Opuntia Forest.
Day 4 Isla Bartolome/Sombrero Chino
Tackle the 360 steps to the summit of Isla Bartolome for commanding views of Pinnacle Rock and across to Sullivan Bay. Spot sea lions, marine iguanas and Galapagos penguins on a stroll around Sombrero Chino.
Day 5 Isla Mosquera/Quito
Watch brightly coloured Sally Lightfoot crabs scuttle and scamper across the lava rock pools of Isla Mosquera. Return to the mainland for a final taste of Ecuadorian culture.
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Day 6 Quito
Perhaps stay on after the trip finishes to explore Quito further.
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