South America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all South America activity »
  1. 1 Punta Arenas or Puerto Natales?
  2. 2 Cusco/Machu Picchu Trip
  3. 3 Trip Report Trip Report : Peru, Bolivia and Argentina
  4. 4 Grey Glacier in Patagonia, Chile
  5. 5 Huayhuash Circuit in May - good-value trekking companies
  6. 6 please help with Argentine Patagonia planning
  7. 7 Northwest Argentina - Specific Itinerary Questions
  8. 8 Weight limits on LATAM airlines
  9. 9 Trip Report Quito, Galapagos and Otavalo
  10. 10 Trip Report Chile/Patagonia/Torres del Paine/Valparaiso
  11. 11 2 week Brazil, Argentina and Peru itinerary
  12. 12 Iquitos
  13. 13 Peru 3 Week Itinerary Feedback PLS!
  14. 14 Rainbow mountain trek
  15. 15 Restaurant Iguazu Falls
  16. 16 1 Month Backpacking Peru Itinerary Check
  17. 17 Trip Report In Celebration of Retiring: A Luxe Trip to Peru
  18. 18 Escaping the northern hemisphere winter in the Santiago area?
  19. 19 Brazil/Buzios: Booking bus tickets in advance?
  20. 20 Trip Report Family Adventure in Ecuador
  21. 21 transport to San Antonio De Areco, Argentina
  22. 22 Bariloche, Iguazu Falls, Buenos Aires in March
  23. 23 Agency to purchase tickets to US
  24. 24 AllenBrooks- guide/driver in Rio
  25. 25 Bariloche car rental
View next 25 » Back to the top

What kind of footwear and clothes for a Galapagos cruise/visit?

Jump to last reply

I'll be touring the Galapagos Islands by boat. Do I need waterproof of any special footwear to disembark from the pongas to the Islands (I'll be visiting San Cristobal, Espanola and Santa Cruz)? Of, if we're landing in water, can I just remove my tennis sneaks. And once on the island, are tennis sneaks sufficient? Are the islands so rocky that a walking shoe or hiking boot is necessary (neither of which I presently own and I leave for the trip in two days). And what would you wear, shorts or long pants; and what about a shirt or jacket.?

6 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement