Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay, Puerto Ayora
(4.8/5 based on 2,400+ 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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  • After walking through 2.5 km we arrive at Tortuga Bay, Brava Beach, deserted, where you can't have chairs, tables, food, anything and walking a few more 0.5 km, you reach the beach. Yes it looks like a pool, so peaceful that is water. The grief is for large flies around us and with chopped well boring and as the water is very cold, I was only able to take a dip and I left.
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  • This place is spectacular to walk and spend a day in the beach. Mansa beach is the ultimate. Just keep in mind that on Brava beach not you must swim since it is dangerous.
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  • I liked much go to Turtle bay, in Santa Cruz for $1 or by bike you can get to this beach. To get to the beach you have to walk a distance of about how many kms and you get this wonderful white beach where you can find iguanas and take photos. At the end of this beach is a small beach called "Playa Mansa" here you can make kayak at a very comfortable price. Nice to spend all the day. Lead Blocker
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