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Santa Fe Island

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Ecuador
+593 98 780 9882
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US$550,00*
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US$1 350,00*
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Galapagos Island Hopping Adventure 5D - 4N
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“boat trip” (3 reviews)
“land iguanas” (6 reviews)
“puerto ayora” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Ecuador
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+593 98 780 9882
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Up close and personal with sea lions, iguanas, blue footed boobys, stingrays, sharks and turtles. Some of the very best snorkeling! We never expected such an amazing adventure!

Thank muzzkins
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last September when I went the water was freezing cold, after snorkeling most people came back shivering from the cold. However, it was worth every second in the water, Galapagos is incredibly rich under the water. A must see for any one visiting the islands.

Thank galapaguito5
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited the Galápagos the last week of December and took several day tours from Santa Cruz Island, one of which was to Santa Fe Island. We booked the trip from a tourist office in Puerto Ayora for $100 pp which included...More

3  Thank faheymk
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Came here in October 2017 with Guiding Galapagos and went to 2 spots on this island to snorkel. The first spot we saw king angelfish, giant damselfish, yellowtailed surgeonfish, bluechin parrotfish. Then the second spot we saw stingrays, blue footed boobies flying over us, sea...More

Thank tracyrocks
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

A very rough boat trip to get here but well worth it. The guide is very good in the water advising where to best snorkel. Good snack and excellent lunch on the boat

Thank Alison M
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Don't miss Santa Fe Island on your tour of the Galapagos! We loved it all, the hikes, snorkeling with the seals

Thank ComstockHill2
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

We snorkeled with sharks, sea lions, rays, iguanas, sea turtles and many fish. Best day trip we took during a 9 day vacation to Galapagos! It was $100 each with Galapagos Evolution Dreams. 45 minutes out of Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz. We took several other...More

1  Thank Mecalay
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Santa Fe is one of the oldest islands in the Galapagos archipelago, with rock formations below the water’s surface that date back almost four million years. But it is what is above and below the water that will draw you here. Enjoy the beautiful white...More

Thank Bruce H
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

It took us about two hours to get to Santa Fe Island from Puerto Ayora, and even with a little seasickness, it was totally worth it! What an adventure. We were able to watch a colony of sea lions on the beach, which could have...More

Thank Amarantah
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

After a long boat ride from PA we did a nature walk here. But the real highlight was the snorkeling and swimming with sea lions. They were playful and we always felt safe.

Thank TimeTraveler0123_10
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Tamii_frog
19 February 2018|
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Response from faheymk | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I don’t remember the name of the tour agency, we booked the tour in Puerto Ayora from one of the many agencies there, however I think that they are all pretty similar, good luck and have fun
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frankcheston
25 August 2017|
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Response from Herb E | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about that specific tour. However, we've had one of the best snorkeling experiences in the world at Isla Santa Fe. On the North-East side of the island is a bay where you can snorkel with lots of wild sea lions... More
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