Tortoise Breeding Center, ISABELA ISLAND

Tortoise Breeding Center, ISABELA ISLAND - The Galapagos Islands

This center was created to protect animals in their first years of life from the threats of foreign species such as pigs and donkeys. Giant tortoise eggs are collected and brought to the center where they are hatched and kept for five years before being released to their natural environment.

The Galapagos Islands


About Tortoise Breeding Center


  • Highlights: Two of the five sub-species of the giant tortoise, tortoises.
  • Activities: Walking
  • Type of Landing: Dry landing
  • Difficulty: Easy