The Charles Darwin Science Station is a biological research station, located on Santa Cruz Island, 10 minutes from the hotel. Its facilities are adapted to carry out scientific research processes with species native to the Galapagos Islands. Within this area, the lonely George lived for more than 20 years.
Located on Santa Cruz Island, Tortuga Bay Beach or Tortuga Bay is called one of the top ten beaches in the world. Its name is due to the large number of sea turtles that during certain times of the year reach their shores to nest. Swimming, snorkeling, kayaking and more can be enjoyed on site. Your main entrance is 6 minutes away from our property.
The Lobería or islet Caamaño, is a small volcanic formation located in front of Santa Cruz Island 2.5 nautical miles from it. Its greatest attraction is the amount of sea lions, fish and birds found in the place. Snorkeling is the most attractive activity, you can observe: fish, rays, reef sharks, among other species.
The Rifts and the Love Canal, are two spas that are located on the east side of the island, exactly in Punta Estrada. In these places mentioned you can enjoy the natural landscapes, capturing the moments in photos is of the most common activities. It is also highly recommended to perform activities such as swimming, snorkeling and hiking, due to the lush fauna and flora that exist.
The Gemelos are two sinking on land surface, located in the upper part of Santa Cruz Island on the road to Baltra Island. It is a tourist attraction due to the existence of the only Escalesia forest on the island. In this place you can observe various species of birds, such as: finches, carpenters, the exotic sorcerer bird, among others. Our establishment is located 20 kilometers away.