SNORKEL WITH THE PLAYFUL SEA LIONS
or scuba dive further below the surface to observe local fauna such as green turtles, Galapagos penguins, rays, dolphins and whales.
ENCOUNTER THE ENIGMATIC WHALE SHARK
between June and November, when this rare and sought-after gentle giant of the oceans - which can reach up to 12m in length - passes by the archipelago.
EXPLORE THE VOLCANIC LANDSCAPE
carved out by lava flows, taking a guided tour from Puerto Villamil up the 1,124m to Sierra Negra, one of the most active volcanoes in the archipelago.
MEET SOME OF THE LOCAL INHABITANTS
tracking 100-year-old, 250kg giant tortoises, or posing for a photo with nonchalant iguanas basking in the sun on the black volcanic rocks.