Divine Bay Half Day Tour

Santa Cruz, Ecuador

1 review
Duration: 1 day
Group size: 1 - 10
Divine Bay Half Day Tour
Santa Cruz, Ecuador

1 review

Duration: 1 day
Group size: 1 - 10

About this trip

Santa Cruz in the Galapagos Island, is a petite island that boasts plenty to explore. See its famous beaches, rock formations, and maybe even some of its native wild animals in their natural habitat on this half-day tour, which is limited to a small group of 16 people or fewer.  Opportunities to spot wildlife like sea lions and seabirds in their natural habitat .

Aditional information and recommendations:

  • Navigation is short, but may be a little shaky, so if you tend to get sick on boats we recommend to take a pill for seasickness before the tour.
  • The boat is for a maximum of 16 people
  • Bring sportive comfortable shoes, bathing suit, sun protection.
  • This is not a tour for kids under 2 years.
  • Tour availability: all year, everyday.

What’s included

  • Naturalist guide
    Certified bilingual guide
  • Snack
    A light snack between activities
  • Snorkel gear
    Mask, tube and flippers suited to your size are included for swimming activities
  • Activities
    Described in itinerary
  • Boat transport
    A boat with covered sky suited for groups, with a small bathroom available
  • Tips
    Tipping is common practice on board. Is suggested to bring cash if you wish to tip crew
  • Wetsuit
    Wetsuits are available for rent upon request (10 usd per wetsuit)
  • Towels
    You can request it at your hotel
  • Other Activities
    Not specified in program


Divine Bay Tour
Santa Cruz Island

The tour begins at the pier of Puerto Ayora where we’ll start our boat ride along the cliffs surrounded by the cristalline Pacific waters. We hop off the boat in Punta Estrada in order to visit  Playa de los Perros to see some crabs, herds of marine iguanas and other endemic species including a short stop at the Shark's Cove to observe also rays, sea lions and sharks. Once on board, we get ready for snorkeling around  Divine Bay to observe school of tropical fishes, sea turtles and more. We land onto the pier of this bay for a 15 minutes walk toward Las Grietas, the most iconic but also restricted swimming pool in the island. Once finished, we return to the boat and back to the pier.

Duration: 3 hours

  • Departure time: 8am and 2pm
  • Departure point: Puerto Ayora (Santa Cruz Island)
  • Snorkeling: Punta Estrada, Las Grietas, La Loberia (if conditions are safe for navigating and snorkeling)
  • 15 minute navigation
  • Highlights: Las Grietas, Canal del Amor, Canal Tiburones, Playa de los Perros

Your Organizer

Sphera Galapagos Travel Collection
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Sphera Galapagos is a Travel Agency born in the Galapagos Islands from the experience of two professionals living in the islands for more than 20 years. We are specialists in cruises, land tours, scuba diving trips, and more activities related to your stay on the islands.


We had a great time
By Shinji H for Santa Cruz II Yacht North Adventure 5 days-4 nights on 26 May, 2022