Tour to the Tunnels (Los Túneles) in Isabela 2021
The tunnels or also known as Los Tuneles, were formed by volcanic lava and have an extension of 800 meters. They are known for having very calm waters. On this tour to The Tunnels in Isabela Island you can see blue-footed boobies, frigate birds, marine iguanas, sea lions, underwater seahorses, sea turtles, and penguins .
Departure time: 7:30 am / 11:00 am
From: Puerto Villamil - Isabela Island
Duration: 7 horas.
Navigation: 1 hour each way
Map of the route of the tour to The Tunnels on Isabela.
Travel itinerary to The Tunnels in Isabela
You start from Puerto Villamil on a boat that will take you to the first point called Roca Unión;
it is in the middle of the sea, where you can see blue-footed boobies, Nazca boobies, and
pelicans. Continuing with the tour, you will arrive at The Tunnels, a place
with peaceful waters for snorkeling.
Afterwards, there will be a tour taking a path, where you can appreciate the Galapagos
penguins that are on the surface of the water or swimming through the tunnels.
There are also several blue-footed boobies that will be resting on the
Once in the water with the snorkeling equipment, you can see several sea lions
frolicking as well as beautiful seahorses.
There are also several schools of colorful fish and sea turtles.
The snorkeling is spectacular.
The tour to The Tunnels includes:
• Certified Guide (English - Spanish)
• Snorkeling equipment (mask and tube)
The tour does not include: