Explore Santa Fé

Explore Santa Fé

SNORKELING TOUR TO SANTA FE ISLAND

     

DEPARTURE TIME: 08h00 am

RETURN TIME: 16h00 pm

Description and itinerary

08H00 Pick-up in set point in Pto. Ayora.

08H30 Navigation to Santa Fe Island.

 

09H15 Arrival at the first snorkeling spot (LA BOTELLA) wherer we will first do a PANGA RIDE along the coastal profile to oberserve the endemic and native species, and then stop in a in place to do the activity of Snorkeling in the company of our Naturalist guide who will show and explain the characteristics of the flora and fauna that we find in this place. Duration of activity 35min – 45min.

 

Upon completion of the activity, on board we will be provided with drink service (hot / cold) and snacks.

 

After our first snorkeling we will head to LA ENCAÑADA, place where we will do our second snorkeling. Duration of the activity 35min – 45min.

 

12H00 – 12H30  Once completed time on the SANTA FE island, prepare us to continue our journey toward to Hidden Beach. During this time it is served on board a tasty lunch which is the typical menu of a fisherman, made with seafood and which is part of the survival activity

 

Sailing to HIDDEN BEACH, During the trip between Santa Fe and the Hidden Beach we will have a demonstration of fishing, where if you were to catch some fish is the choice of the passengers if it is released or if it is served fresh as part of the activity.

Arrival and wet landing at Playa Escondida (Hidden Beach), where we will walk with our naturalist guide who will make us an interpretation and explanation of the nature of the place and its flora and fauna, and to enjoy the paradise and beautiful beach.

 

14H30 – 15H30 Sailing back to Puerto Ayora.

 

15H30 – 16H00 Arrival in Puerto Ayora

We recommend bringing:

  • Sun protection: Sunscreen / hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Camera
  • Sweater (in cold season)
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Extra clothes

 

Activities:

  • Snorkeling in Santa Fe
  • Visit to beach
  • Hike
  • Experiential fishing show

 

It includes:

  • Snorkel equipment (mask, tube, fins)
  • Navegation on boat
  • Bilingual naturalist guide
  • Lunch
  • Water
  • Snacks

Species to observe:

  • Frigates and other seabirds
  • Sea Turtle variety of tropical fish
  • Stingrays and sea lions
  • Marine iguanas

 

Places to visit:

  • The Bottle (la botella)
  • Hidden Beach (playa escondida)
  • Santa Fe Island

 

Not included:

  • Other drinks
  • Neoprene (wetsuit)
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Any other unspecified