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The capital of Galápagos Province and the largest town on San Cristóbal, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is much less tourist oriented than Puerto Ayora. Nonetheless, cafes, t-shirt stores, and dive shops are common along the main street (Avenue Charles Darwin) by the passenger pier.Two kilometers (1 mi) east of the port is Frigate Bird Hill, where both great and magnificent frigates—two
species of black seabirds famed for their courtship displays—make their nests. On a clear day it offers sweeping views of the bay.
Although Isabela is the largest island in the archipelago, it has very little tourism infrastructure. The handful of hotels are very basic,...