Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay, Puerto Ayora

(4.8/5 based on 2,600+ reviews on the web)
Highly esteemed as one of the islands' most pristine sandy stretches, Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay features blue waters, rich wildlife, and plenty of opportunities for relaxation. Hike your way to the beach and then relax on the soft white sands, surrounded by marine vegetation and the famed local marine iguanas. Throw on your swimsuit, don your snorkeling gear, and explore the colorful underwater world of the bay's ecosystem, alive with fish and other aquatic species. You can even try your hand at surfing on the rougher waves, though keep in mind that currents and tides can be strong and potentially dangerous here. Plan your Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay visit and explore what else you can see and do in Puerto Ayora using our Puerto Ayora vacation route planner.
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  • This place was special. Weren't really sure of what we were going to do on our first day on Santa Cruz, so we just started to walk around, came to the footpath about an hour or 2 before closing time. ...  more »
  • From Puerto Ayora marina, about 2 minutes by taxi to the drop off. A 40-minute walk to the main beach of Tortuga Bay. Nice beach but in the main Bay should not be swum. Does not detract from the fact that it's a nice outing and later in a smaller calm Bay you can enjoy swimming and rest under the trees. In the meantime you see reef sharks, rays and sea iguanas. I thought it was worth ...
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  • place where have several options for enjoy, already is of a beach wide to take the Sun, a Cove where can bathe you with safety and see stripes around with them children playing, is something that not you can lose.
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