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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 Santa Cruz tour planner.
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  • Enjoy the time there. Located in rainforest area not down by sea. Good restaurant and entertainment plus put the boots on and go out to see the tortitices  more »
  • You have to get here by taxi, but take it easy, in Puerto Ayora there are a lot of them. You can pay a round trip taxi or a one way to Santa Rosa, if u stay in santa Rosa town u will pay 10 dollars, a...  more »
  • 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 »