Galapagos Day Five: Giant Tortoises
Today we found some actual civilization in the Galapagos Islands. Puerta Ayora is a city of 18000 on Santa Cruz Island. This is where the Darwin Research Center is and where the giant tortoises are found both in the Center and in the highlands in a preserve but still “wild.”
Posted on November 2, 2010, in Galapagos, Lindblad and tagged Galapagos, galapagos cruises, galapagos island cruises, galapagos islands, lindblad expeditions, National Geographic, National Geographic Endeavour, national geographic expeditions, national geographic explorer, small ship cruises, small ship cruising, Sunstone Tours. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.