Sangay Touring
Galapagos Islands
ISABELA ISLAND - ELIZABETH BAY, PUNTA MORENO & TAGUS COVE
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Galapagos Islands INTRODUCTION
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ISLAND BY ISLAND
Galapagos Island LANDINGS
Galapagos Island CLIMATE
Galapagos Island WILDLIFE
Galapagos Islands PHOTOGRAPHY
Galapagos Islands HISTORY
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TRAVEL
 
Baltra
Bartolome
Española
Fernandina
Floreana
Genovesa
Isabela
North Seymour
Rabida San Cristobal Santa Cruz
Santa Fe Santiago South Plazas Sombrero Chino
 
Location
Description
Activities
Elizabeth trail map

Trail map of Elizabeth Bay on Isabela
Isabela location
Isabela is the largest and one of the most volcanically active islands. There are six volcanoes and it is well known for the 5 subspecies of giant tortoise.  Between June and September to the west of Isabela one might catch a glimpse of humpback whales breaching completely out of the water, as well as playful dolphins.
  • Visitation sites:
    • Elizabeth Bay
    • Tagus Cove
    • Punta Moreno
    • Alcedo Volcano
    • Urbina Bay
  • Hiking
  • Panga ride
  • Wet & dry landings
  • Snorkeling
Geology
Flora
Fauna
  • Over 130 km north to south
  • 5 largest volcanoes
  • Area: 4588 sq. km
  • Highest island (1707 m)
  • Lagoons
  • Coral reefs
  • Pahoehoe & plate lava
  • Mangroves
  • Pioneer plants
  • Muyuyo trees
  • Lava cactus
  • Candleabra cactus
  • Palo santo
  • Velvet shrub
  • Galapagos cotton
  • Giant tortoises
  • Marine turtles
  • Galapagos penguins
  • Flamingos & hawks
  • Flightless Cormorants
  • Land iguanas
  • Blue-footed Boobies
  • Great Blue & Lava Herons




Location
Description
Activities
Punta Moreno trail map

Trail map of Punta Moreno on Isabela
Isabela location presently being updated


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Geology
Flora
Fauna
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