galapagos island destinations

Santa Cruz Island

About Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz serves as the bustling heart of the Galapagos archipelago. With the charming town of Puerto Ayora as its center, it offers a blend of urban conveniences and remarkable natural beauty. Visitors can witness the ongoing conservation efforts at the Charles Darwin Research Station, explore the lush highlands where giant tortoises roam, and relax on pristine beaches. Santa Cruz embodies a harmonious coexistence of human activity and untouched wilderness.

Santa Cruz Galapagos Island Tours

Charles Darwin Research Station

Tortuga Bay

Los Gemelos (The Twins)

Garrapatero Beach

El Chato Tortoise Reserve

Las Grietas

Free Activities in Santa Cruz

Las Grietas

Charles Darwin Research Station

Playa Tortuga Bay

Galapagos Frontier

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