Day 6 – Bay Tour of Isabela (Las Tintoreras)
Today we are on a half day tour of the bay in the morning. There is approx 16 of us on this site seeing boat. We are touring around the bay where we see small penguins, blue footed boobies, sea lions playing. We eventually land on a small island/land formation in the bay. It is very hot as it is almost noon and there is no shade and the volcanic rock is pitch black. There is a specific path you follow to tour around this formation.
Today we get up early again to move over to Isabela Island. We say good bye to our hosts at Verde Azul and Rita. Once again our rep from Galapagos Alternative is with us the whole way making sure we get to our boat. As it turns out there are very few of us on the water taxi. We have been hearing stories about how bumpy and how nauseating the ride can be. We have been warned to stay near the engine and a window. As it turns out we are first on the boat and are able to get a seat by a window.