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Rancho Primicias, Santa Cruz

(4.9/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Admire the gentle giants of the Galapagos at Rancho Primicias. Explore the ranch lush with fruit trees and populated by cattle, goats, and giant tortoises. The tortoises are calm and relaxed and will not be frightened if you walk up near them, so the site provides the chance for some great photo ops. Observe the creatures as they roam around the ranch munching on greens and playing in the water. There is also a souvenir shop and a cafe restaurant (known for fresh passion fruit juice). Put Rancho Primicias at the forefront of your travel plans using our Puerto Ayora tour planner.
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  • We have been here a couple of times but I will relay to you our last experience/ emergency. My wife loves horses (me, not so much), so we made a reservation for her for an hour and a half horseback ri...  more »
  • Amazing big turtles everywhere. Can order snack or lunch at bar. Make sure to not miss the lava tunnel.  more »
  • Fine natural experience with the big turtles going around on the farm. However, it may not compare to experience them in the wild, but it's still a treat to get so close to them in the wild
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