The famous Santa Cruz in Galapagos Island is listed as one of the islands full of activities and interesting places to meet, walk and relax for its incomparable and crystalline beaches and lush vegetation. It is located in the central area of the Archipelago. It has an area of 986 km² (381 sq mi) and a maximum altitude of 864 meters (2834 ft).
This is a spectacular spot to admire a concentration of lava lizards, snakes, blue-footed boobies, sea lions, finches, crabs, Galapagos hawks, marine iguanas, flightless cormorants, penguins and mangrove forests.
Highlight: Giant tortoises in captivity