Galapagos Information - Columbus TravelSanta Cruz Island

Highlands

The highlands are located in the northern part of the island and can reach elevations up to 1500 meters. On a journey into the higher elevations of Santa Cruz you will experience all seven different vegetation zones. The vegetation here is abundant and lush and the weather moist.


Highlights: Vegetation
Animals: Galápagos flycatchers, small tree-finches, woodpecker finches
Difficulty: Easy
Landing: Dry

*Note that the listed activites may differ depending of the time of the day of your visit, cruise itinerary and National Park regulations.

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