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  • Lava lizard, Bahia Post Office
    Lava lizard, Bahia Post Office

Bahia Post Office

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

Here you can drop your post into a large barrel and another visitor will hand-deliver it for you!

  • Mountain stairway
    Mountain stairway

Bartolome Island

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

One of the smaller of the Galapagos Islands and home to Pinnacle Rock, which offers spectacular views.

  • Ferry at South Plaza Island, Baltra
    Ferry at South Plaza Island, Baltra
  • Galapagos land iguana
    Galapagos land iguana
  • Santa Cruz Island
    Santa Cruz Island

Baltra

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

An island in the middle of the Galapagos chain, popular for water-based activities.

  • Girl playing with sea lion underwater, Black Turtle Cove
    Girl playing with sea lion underwater, Black Turtle Cove
  • A male Frigate bird flying in full breeding plumage
    A male Frigate bird flying in full breeding plumage
  • Mother and daughter hiking at Galapagos islands
    Mother and daughter hiking at Galapagos islands

Black Turtle Cove

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

A protected mangrove estuary on Santa Cruz Island in the Galapagos Islands.

  • Isabela Island, Caleta Tagus
    Isabela Island, Caleta Tagus
  • Sunset at sea
    Sunset at sea
  • Tagus Cove
    Tagus Cove

Caleta Tagus

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

Explore the mile-long trail to see a variety of wildlife and the cove where countless vessels have anchored.

  • Facades and Balconies in Cartagena, Cartagena
    Facades and Balconies in Cartagena, Cartagena
  • Cartagena Coast
    Cartagena Coast
  • New City of Caratagena
    New City of Caratagena
  • Cityscape of Cartagena
    Cityscape of Cartagena

Cartagena

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

Visitors head to Cartagena to explore its historical and cultural attractions and to enjoy its many beaches.

  • Diver approaching sea lion, Daphne Islands
    Diver approaching sea lion, Daphne Islands
  • School of Yellow-tailed Grunt
    School of Yellow-tailed Grunt

Daphne Islands

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

Scuba dive around Daphne Minor or obtain a permit to visit Daphne Major and see scientists at work.

  • Resting sea lion, Darwin Bay
    Resting sea lion, Darwin Bay
  • Heron by the sea
    Heron by the sea
  • Lava Gulls
    Lava Gulls
  • Great Frigatebird with its chick
    Great Frigatebird with its chick
  • Nazca Booby with its eggs
    Nazca Booby with its eggs

Darwin Bay

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

A popular diving and snorkelling site thanks to the abundance and diversity of marine life in its waters.

  • Town on the coast, Cerro Brujo
    Town on the coast, Cerro Brujo
  • Volcanic rocks
    Volcanic rocks
  • Kicker Rock
    Kicker Rock

Cerro Brujo

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

A stunning beach located on one of the most fascinating and diverse of the Galapagos Islands

  • Rugged cliffs
    Rugged cliffs

Cormorant Point

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

Once a penal colony, Cormorant Point is now known for its stunning natural beauty, unspoiled by man.

  • Dragon Hill beach, Dragon Hill
    Dragon Hill beach, Dragon Hill
  • Dragon Hill
    Dragon Hill
  • Native iguana
    Native iguana

Dragon Hill

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

Home to diverse range of wildlife, Dragon Hill has a long walking trail and a well established visitor site.

  • Tuna fish
    Tuna fish

El Eden

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

A volcanic cone located near one of the largest of the Galapagos Islands.

  • Red-footed Booby, El Barranco
    Red-footed Booby, El Barranco
  • Galapagos sea lion
    Galapagos sea lion

El Barranco

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

Follow this rugged trail to see many seabird colonies and get stunning views of many natural wonders.

  • Punta Vicente Roca, Elizabeth Bay
    Punta Vicente Roca, Elizabeth Bay
  • Scuba diving off Isabela Island
    Scuba diving off Isabela Island

Elizabeth Bay

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

A bay of renowned beauty where you can practice a range of water-based activities and see diverse wildlife.

  • Giant turtle feeding, Galapaguera Cerro Colorado
    Giant turtle feeding, Galapaguera Cerro Colorado
  • Volcanic terrain
    Volcanic terrain

Galapaguera Cerro Colorado

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

Here you can learn about the efforts being made to protect the threatened population of giant turtles.

  • Crabs on a rock, Gardner Bay
    Crabs on a rock, Gardner Bay
  • Gardner Bay
    Gardner Bay
  • Native wildlife
    Native wildlife
  • Gardner Bay beach
    Gardner Bay beach

Gardner Bay

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

A popular beach where visitors may wander at their own pace. Home to sea lions and iguanas.

  • Beach with Kicker Rock in background, Kicker Rock
    Beach with Kicker Rock in background, Kicker Rock
  • Kicker Rock
    Kicker Rock

Kicker Rock

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

A popular place for scuba diving and snorkelling, Kicker Rock consists of a large lava cone split in two.

  • Tourist with giant tortoise, Las Bachas
    Tourist with giant tortoise, Las Bachas
  • Boats on the sea
    Boats on the sea

Las Bachas

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

A scenic tourist site where turtles can be seen laying their eggs at a particular time of the year.

  • Art district, Guayaquil
    Art district, Guayaquil
  • Local market
    Local market
  • Government building at night
    Government building at night
  • Boulevard
    Boulevard
  • Las Penas
    Las Penas

Guayaquil

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

This large city is home to many parks and green spaces, as well as a large local artists' market.

  • Flamingo by the seashore
    Flamingo by the seashore

Isla Campion

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

One of only two places in the world where the nearly extinct Charles Mockingbird can be found.

  • Galapagos Tortoise, Los Gemelos
    Galapagos Tortoise, Los Gemelos
  • Island scenery
    Island scenery

Los Gemelos

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

Admire stunning views of Santa Cruz Island from these two forested volcanic depressions.

  • Blue-footed booby
    Blue-footed booby

North Seymour

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

A popular place to get up close with the Galapagos Islands' numerous bird species and marine wildlife.

  • Machalilla National Park, Manta
    Machalilla National Park, Manta

Manta

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

A city famous for its pristine beaches and rich cuisine, located near where the iconic Panama hats are made.

  • School of surgeonfish, Playa Espumilla
    School of surgeonfish, Playa Espumilla
  • American Oystercatcher
    American Oystercatcher
  • Sleeping sea lion
    Sleeping sea lion
  • Wandering Tattler
    Wandering Tattler

Playa Espumilla

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

A pristine beach home to an abundance of wildlife and full of wonderful natural scenery.

  • Boats near Puerto Ayora, Puerto Ayora
    Boats near Puerto Ayora, Puerto Ayora
  • Giant tortoise
    Giant tortoise
  • Sea lions
    Sea lions

Puerto Ayora

Columbia, Ecuador & The Galapagos

The tourist hub of the Galapagos Islands, Puerto Ayora is the place to start of your Galapagos expeditions.