San Cristobal Island (Galapagos)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news

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Region
Galapagos Islands

Locode
ECBAQ

Coordinates
-0.88850 S, -89.58694 W

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San Cristobal Island (aka Chatham Island) is the 5th largest of the Galapagos Islands. It was one of the first to be colonized and has about 2500 inhabitants, most of them living in the capital of Galapagos, Baquerizo Moreno. Close to the town, there is a new airport.

San Cristobal Island (Galapagos)

San Cristobal has a monument to Darwin, a small museum, and a climbing rock named Leon Dormido with exciting views from the top. Natural highlights include freshwater lake El Junco, sea lion beach at Punta Pitt (landing point) with red-footed boobies and an aptly named Frigatebird Hill. At Cerro Brujo (Wizard Hill) cruisers can find crabs, sea-lions and seabirds (diving Blue Footed Booby, Ground Finch, Lava Heron, Oyster Catchers, Plover, Yellow Warbler).

San Cristobal Island (Galapagos)

Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is the capital of the Galapagos Province, located on the southwestern coast of the island.


Highlights: Baquerizo Moreno, Museum, Cerro Brujo, Sea Lions, Boobies

San Cristobal Island cruise terminal

Cruise ships to San Cristobal Island dock (anchor) at Puerto Baquerizo Moreno - port town on the southwestern coast.

San Cristobal Island (Galapagos) cruise port Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

The following map of Galapagos Islands cruise itineraries shows the two main routes and all island stops (ports / landing sites) in the archipelago.

Galapagos Islands cruise itinerary map

San Cristobal Island tours, shore excursions, hotels

City Tours and Shore Excursions

Popular San Cristobal Island shore excursion destinations are: 

  • La Galapaguera de Cerro Colorado - giant tortoises breeding center
  • Wizard Hill (Cerro El Brujo) - white-sand beach on the northern coast
  • Punta Pitt (Pitt Point / landing point)

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Port San Cristobal Island cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from San Cristobal Island, Galapagos. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Day Ships in port
Sunday
2 July, 2017
Monserrat(arriving at 02 Jul - departing at 02 Jul)
Monday
3 July, 2017
Monserrat(departing at 03 Jul)
MV Isabela II(arriving at 03 Jul - departing at 03 Jul)
Queen of Galapagos(arriving at 03 Jul - departing at 03 Jul)
Xavier III(departing at 03 Jul)
Yolita II(arriving at 03 Jul - departing at 03 Jul)
Tuesday
4 July, 2017
Monserrat(arriving at 04 Jul - departing at 04 Jul)
MV Isabela II(arriving at 04 Jul - departing at 04 Jul)
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 04 Jul)
Xavier III(arriving at 04 Jul - departing at 04 Jul)
Yolita II(arriving at 04 Jul - departing at 04 Jul)
Thursday
6 July, 2017
Silver Galapagos(arriving at 06 Jul - departing at 06 Jul)
Saturday
8 July, 2017
Celebrity Xpedition(arriving at 08 Jul - departing at 08 Jul)
Sunday
9 July, 2017
Silver Galapagos(departing at 09 Jul)
Monday
10 July, 2017
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 10 Jul)
Xavier III(departing at 10 Jul)
Tuesday
11 July, 2017
Celebrity Xperience(arriving at 11 Jul - departing at 11 Jul)
Estrella del Mar(departing at 11 Jul)
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 11 Jul)
Wednesday
12 July, 2017
Estrella del Mar(arriving at 12 Jul - departing at 12 Jul)
Sunday
16 July, 2017
Monserrat(arriving at 16 Jul - departing at 16 Jul)
Monday
17 July, 2017
Monserrat(departing at 17 Jul)
Queen of Galapagos(arriving at 17 Jul - departing at 17 Jul)
Xavier III(departing at 17 Jul)
Yolita II(arriving at 17 Jul - departing at 17 Jul)
Tuesday
18 July, 2017
Monserrat(arriving at 18 Jul - departing at 18 Jul)
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 18 Jul)
Xavier III(arriving at 18 Jul - departing at 18 Jul)
Yolita II(arriving at 18 Jul - departing at 18 Jul)
Thursday
20 July, 2017
MV Isabela II(arriving at 20 Jul - departing at 21 Jul)
Silver Galapagos(arriving at 20 Jul - departing at 20 Jul)
Friday
21 July, 2017
MV Isabela II(arriving at 21 Jul - departing at 21 Jul)
Saturday
22 July, 2017
Celebrity Xpedition(arriving at 22 Jul - departing at 22 Jul)
Sunday
23 July, 2017
Silver Galapagos(departing at 23 Jul)
Monday
24 July, 2017
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 24 Jul)
Xavier III(departing at 24 Jul)
Tuesday
25 July, 2017
Celebrity Xperience(arriving at 25 Jul - departing at 25 Jul)
Estrella del Mar(departing at 25 Jul)
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 25 Jul)
Wednesday
26 July, 2017
Estrella del Mar(arriving at 26 Jul - departing at 26 Jul)
Sunday
30 July, 2017
Monserrat(arriving at 30 Jul - departing at 30 Jul)
Monday
31 July, 2017
Monserrat(departing at 31 Jul)
MV Isabela II(arriving at 31 Jul - departing at 31 Jul)
Queen of Galapagos(arriving at 31 Jul - departing at 31 Jul)
Xavier III(departing at 31 Jul)
Yolita II(arriving at 31 Jul - departing at 31 Jul)