5 days in Galapagos Islands Itinerary

5 days in Galapagos Islands Itinerary

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5 days in Galapagos Islands Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  19​h 45​min
1
Baltra
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Newark

1
day
Baltra

Baltra ©
North Seymour Island has been added to your itinerary. On the 8th (Fri), head off the coast to North Seymour Island.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Baltra online trip itinerary maker .

Newark, USA to Baltra is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Newark in November, things will get much hotter in Baltra: highs are around 80°F and lows about 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Puerto Ayora.

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North Seymour Island ©
North Seymour Island

3
nights
Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz

Puerto Ayora ©
The largest settlement in the Galapagos, Puerto Ayora offers visitors to the islands an array of facilities and things to do.
On the 9th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Las Grietas, then don't miss a visit to Malecon de Puerto Ayora, then look for all kinds of wild species at Charles Darwin Research Station, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Cruz Fish Market. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay, make a trip to Columpio Magico, and then look for all kinds of wild species at El Chato - Giant Tortoise Reserve.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Puerto Ayora trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Baltra to Puerto Ayora in 1.5 hours. In November in Puerto Ayora, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

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Santa Cruz
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Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay ©
Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay
Charles Darwin Research Station ©
Charles Darwin Research Station
El Chato - Giant Tortoise Reserve ©
El Chato - Giant Tortoise Reserve

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