Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay, Puerto Ayora

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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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  • Beach of cute colors, the birds will pose beside one, without fear. Is can get to a place to browse in kayak.
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  • Tortuga Bay has 2 beaches. The first has intense winds and currents, great for surfers. The chilly waters are a great way to cool off after a several mile walk (it's easy) in the sun. The 2nd beach is...  more »
  • Once your taxi drops you at the entrance to the walkway that leads to the beach, you have a minimum 35-45 minute walk ahead of you. Initially, this is steep, but once you have negotiated the steps at ...  more »