1. Galapagos Isalnds: Los Tuneles full day snorkelling trip
Discover Los Tuneles in the Galapagos Islands — a captivating destination of lava formations, crystal-clear pools, and breathtaking marine life. Snorkel with sea turtles, playful sea lions, and vibrant fish. Encounter white tip reef sharks and rays. Immerse yourself in the true beauty of Isabela. We meet about 15 minutes before departure (7.30 or 11.30) at our office (Av. Antonio Gil y 16 de Marzo). There we fit the fins, masks and if requested wetsuits for you, so you going to have a comfortable experience while snorkelling in los Tuneles. Then we take you to the pier, where you will board a speedboat, meet your guide and be given life vests. Generally speaking, the ride to los Tuneles takes about 45 minutes. If you tend to get seasick, we recommend taking medicine in advance, just to be sure, you are not missing anything from your experience. Once we arrive in Tuneles the guide and captain are assessing the best itinerary for the day. You either start with discovering the lava tunnels on land and are able to observe the blue-footed boobie colony nesting there or with the unique snorkelling experience. Los Tuneles is quite shallow and is bursting with life. You can expect to discover colorful reef fish, different rays, white and black-tip sharks, sea lions, turtles and even penguins. Your guide will do his best to show you the variety of this place and also looks out for the Pacific Sea Horse that can be found in this area. Furthermore, he gives you insights and information about the fascinating biodiversity of the Galapagos Islands and answers all the questions you might have. Please make sure to follow all instructions of the guide as he is familiar with the place and keeps you safe. After we have had Lunch, we will be returning to Puerto Villamil, where you are going to receive the pictures of the day and get to rest after an amazing experience. Pro Tip: Keep your eyes on the water, sometimes we encounter whales or manta rays on our boat ride.