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)

The San Cristobal Island cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near San Cristobal Island, Galapagos.

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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
Saturday
2 December, 2017
National Geographic Endeavour(arriving at 02 Dec - departing at 03 Dec)
National Geographic Endeavour II(arriving at 02 Dec - departing at 03 Dec)
Sunday
3 December, 2017
Monserrat(departing at 03 Dec)
National Geographic Endeavour(arriving at 03 Dec - departing at 03 Dec)
National Geographic Endeavour II(arriving at 03 Dec - departing at 03 Dec)
Xavier III(departing at 03 Dec)
Monday
4 December, 2017
Monserrat(arriving at 04 Dec - departing at 04 Dec)
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 04 Dec)
Xavier III(arriving at 04 Dec - departing at 04 Dec)
Yolita II(arriving at 04 Dec - departing at 04 Dec)
Tuesday
5 December, 2017
Monserrat(arriving at 05 Dec - departing at 05 Dec)
Queen of Galapagos(arriving at 05 Dec - departing at 05 Dec)
Xavier III(arriving at 05 Dec - departing at 05 Dec)
Yolita II(arriving at 05 Dec - departing at 05 Dec)
Thursday
7 December, 2017
Silver Galapagos(arriving at 07 Dec - departing at 07 Dec)
Saturday
9 December, 2017
Celebrity Xpedition(arriving at 09 Dec - departing at 09 Dec)
Silver Galapagos(departing at 09 Dec)
Sunday
10 December, 2017
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 10 Dec)
Silver Galapagos(arriving at 10 Dec)
Xavier III(departing at 10 Dec)
Monday
11 December, 2017
Estrella del Mar(departing at 11 Dec)
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 11 Dec)
Xavier III(arriving at 11 Dec - departing at 11 Dec)
Tuesday
12 December, 2017
Celebrity Xperience(arriving at 12 Dec - departing at 12 Dec)
Estrella del Mar(arriving at 12 Dec - departing at 12 Dec)
Queen of Galapagos(arriving at 12 Dec - departing at 12 Dec)
Wednesday
13 December, 2017
Estrella del Mar(arriving at 13 Dec - departing at 13 Dec)
Sunday
17 December, 2017
Monserrat(departing at 17 Dec)
Xavier III(departing at 17 Dec)
Monday
18 December, 2017
Monserrat(arriving at 18 Dec - departing at 18 Dec)
MV Isabela II(arriving at 18 Dec - departing at 18 Dec)
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 18 Dec)
Xavier III(arriving at 18 Dec - departing at 18 Dec)
Yolita II(arriving at 18 Dec - departing at 18 Dec)
Tuesday
19 December, 2017
Monserrat(arriving at 19 Dec - departing at 19 Dec)
MV Isabela II(arriving at 19 Dec - departing at 19 Dec)
Queen of Galapagos(arriving at 19 Dec - departing at 19 Dec)
Xavier III(arriving at 19 Dec - departing at 19 Dec)
Yolita II(arriving at 19 Dec - departing at 19 Dec)
Thursday
21 December, 2017
Silver Galapagos(arriving at 21 Dec - departing at 21 Dec)
Saturday
23 December, 2017
Celebrity Xpedition(arriving at 23 Dec - departing at 23 Dec)
Silver Galapagos(departing at 23 Dec)
Sunday
24 December, 2017
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 24 Dec)
Silver Galapagos(arriving at 24 Dec)
Xavier III(departing at 24 Dec)
Monday
25 December, 2017
Queen of Galapagos(departing at 25 Dec)
Xavier III(arriving at 25 Dec - departing at 25 Dec)
Tuesday
26 December, 2017
Estrella del Mar(arriving at 26 Dec - departing at 26 Dec)
Queen of Galapagos(arriving at 26 Dec - departing at 26 Dec)
Sunday
31 December, 2017
Monserrat(arriving at 31 Dec - departing at 31 Dec)
Xavier III(departing at 31 Dec)
2017 December