5Day "Bela Isabela" Tour
TRAVELING TO GALAPAGOS WAS EXPENSIVE.... WE CHANGED THAT!
Galapagos Multi-Sport Adventure Tour
Budget tour + Comfort Hotels
Baltra Island to Baltra Island
SMART TOURS ON A BUDGET!
Our Budget Multi-Adventure tours offer an amazing Value for money tour!
On this 5 Day Budget Galapagos Island Hopping tour you will enjoy some of the best spots on the Galapagos with outstanding service on a sustainable tour.
Our 5 day "Bela Isabela Tour" will take you to visit some of the best spots in Santa Cruz & Isabela Islands.
For each Smart Traveler on this multi-sport tour, we will plant trees (many trees) at no additional cost for you!
1) Santa Cruz 2) Baltra 3) Isabela
We can accommodate to any flights. It is recommended to book a morning flight upon arrival and a late departure flight to have extra time for more activities.
20-to-thirtysomething adventure loving couples, groups or single travelers. Adrenaline pumping adventure people that crave a taste of everything without breaking the bank. Ideal tour for Smart travelers seeking unique experiences with a SMART minded budget.
- Walk inside petrified Lava Tunnels.
- See Giant Galapagos Tortoises on their natural habitat.
- Beach time at the world famous white sand beach of Tortuga Bay.
- Trekking tour to an active Volcano in Isabela Island.
- Biking to Humedales, Galapaguera (Tortoise Breeding Center), Flamingo Lagoon and the Wall of Tears.
- Kayaking tour to Tintoreras Islet to do snorkel with the Penguins.
- We plant 25 trees per person for this tour.
*Optional upgrade: Enjoy snorkeling in the incredible Lava Tunnels and Cabo Rosas in Isabela.
- Great itinerary without expensive visits on yachts or private guides.
Hand-selected Comfort Hotels with private rooms with A/C and private clean bathrooms with hot water. 24/7 filtered water, coffee and tea. Great location. It's the best value for money options.
-Trekking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Biking, Tortoise Watching, Bird watching, friendly shark watching & more.
Day 1) Pick up from airport + Lava Tunnels + Galapagos Tortoise Visit
We will meet you at the airport at Baltra Island and transfer you to Santa Cruz Island. Then we will visit "Los Gemelos" volcanic formations and a private ranch (Entrance included) were we will visit the famous Galapagos Tortoise on their natural habitat. Also we will see the volcanic reality of the Galapagos walking inside a petrified Lava tunnel. At night enjoy a nice Dinner and a good night sleep at your Comfort category Hotel.
Day 2) Tortuga Bay Beach + fast boat to Isabela Island
After a nice breakfast at your hotel, enjoy a free morning walking to the world famous white beach of Tortuga Bay (a top 5 in the world) until noon. Swim in "Playa Mansa" and enjoy kayaking if you prefer (not included $10 pp). Then we pick you up from your hotel and transfer you to the pier in Puerto Ayora to take a fast boat to Isabela Island (the biggest in the Galapagos). We pick you up from the pier and take you to your hotel. If time allows we visit the Flamingos lagoon and Galapagos Tortoise Breeding Center. Enjoy the wonderful white beach of Isabela and at night a delicious dinner.. Accommodation on a Comfort hotel with great location.
Day 3) Trekking to an active Volcano in Isabela Island + Bike to humedales
Breakfast and then we go trekking to an active volcano. This 4-5 hours (16km both ways) hike to Volcán Sierra Negra and Volcán Chico will offer you breathtaking views of the second largest oceanic crater in the world as well as amazing views of northern Isabela Island.. Enjoy a Box lunch with this view. Return to your hotel, and after lunch, take a bike (with our "Biking Isabela self-guided map") to humedales, "Wall of tears" and "La Galapaguera (Tortoise Breeding center). At night enjoy Dinner. Comfort Hotel
Day 4) Kayak to Tintoreras Island + Fast boat to Santa Cruz Island
After breakfast we take you to the pier to put on your kayaking equipment and then enjoy kayaking to the islet of Tintoreras to see penguins, blue footed boobies, Tintoreras sharks and more. Snorkel equipment included. Return to your hotel to check out until we pick you up and transfer you to the pier for a fast boat ride back to Puerto Ayora in Santa Cruz Island. Go to your hotel. Comfort Hotel.
Day 5) Transfer to the airport in Baltra Island + Visit to Gemelos
After breakfast you can visit Charles Darwin Research Station (if time permits) before we pick you up from your hotel to go back to the airport in Baltra Island. Tour ends at Itabaca Channel from where you cross to Baltra Island to take your flight back to mainland Ecuador. On the way to the airport we will make a short visit "Los Gemelos" volcanic formations (Might also visit them on Day 1)
Until Next time Galapagos, thanks for traveling with SMART GALAPAGOS!
With your travel, we will plant 25 trees per person to maintain our planet green and smart!
2 to 4 travelers.
5 or more travelers.
What’s Included? + Smart service & TIPS We provide truly personal service & advise previous and during your tour. Receive our complete SMART TIPS guide for your tour. + Guided tours Profesional bilingual guide on tours. As indicated in itinerary Transfers in/out + All transfers as in itinerary. + Local guide Local guide on visits (transfer from/to airport) + Accommodation Comfort Hotels with private bathroom, A/C, excellent service and great location + Meals Meals as included in itinerary + Entrance to Ranch Entrance to private Ranch to see Giant Tortoises (self-guided walk) + Snorkel equipment Snorkel equipment during navigable tours + Inter Island transport All transportation between islands + Kayak Kayak during your Tintoreras Islet Kayaking tour. Snorkel equipment included + Bikes Bike rental for 3 hours for you to enjoy with our "Biking Isabela self-guided map" + 25 trees CO2 carbon footprint offset. We will plant trees on your behalf for traveling Smart.
What’s not Included? - Flights Internations and national flights - National Park Entrance Galapagos National Park Entrance fee ($100 foreigners). Must be paid in cash at the airport (No ATM machines) - INGALA $20 transit control card - Credit card fee 2.9% 2.9% credit card fee. US bank transfer is free - Alcoholic drinks & tips Alcoholic drinks and tips not included - Travel Insurance Medical or travel insurance is not included. Guests must get their own travel insurance - Lobito bus & Water taxis Lobito Bus to/from Baltra airport to Itabaca Channel ($5 pp). Water taxis ($0.80 pp) - Isabela pier tax ($10) Isabela Island pier tax ($10 pp)