San Cristobal Island (Galapagos)

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San Cristobal Island cruise port

Region
Galapagos Islands

Locode
ECBAQ

Coordinates
0.8885 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 "Roca Leon Dormido" / aka "Kicker Rock") 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.

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)

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.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
5 February, 2019
Tuesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineXavier III
6 February, 2019
Wednesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineXavier III
11 February, 2019
Monday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineMonserrat
12 February, 2019
Tuesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineXavier III
12 February, 2019
Tuesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineMonserrat
13 February, 2019
Wednesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineYolita II
13 February, 2019
Wednesday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Galapagos
13 February, 2019
Wednesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineXavier III
13 February, 2019
Wednesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineMonserrat
15 February, 2019
Friday
Celebrity Cruises Cruises cruise lineCelebrity Xpedition15:0018:00
16 February, 2019
Saturday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Galapagos
19 February, 2019
Tuesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineXavier III
20 February, 2019
Wednesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineXavier III
25 February, 2019
Monday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineMonserrat
26 February, 2019
Tuesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineXavier III
26 February, 2019
Tuesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineMonserrat
27 February, 2019
Wednesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineYolita II
27 February, 2019
Wednesday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Galapagos
27 February, 2019
Wednesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineXavier III
27 February, 2019
Wednesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineMonserrat

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