Tortuga Bay, SANTA CRUZ ISLAND
Tortuga Bay is a pristine location with a beautiful white-sand beach. It is a great place for swimming and even surfing. Tortuga Bay is also a favorite place for sea turtles (which gave the beach its name), sea lions, marine iguanas, pelicans, flamingos and lava gulls which are endemic to the Islands and are commonly found along the shore of most beaches...
- Highlights: Beautiful white sandy beach, Galapagos green turtles, white-tip sharks, pelicans, sea turtles, ground finch, sea lions, marine iguanas, pelicans, flamingos, lava gulls
- Activities: Swimming, snorkeling, surfing, bird watching
- Type of Landing: Dry landing
- Difficulty: Easy