The volcano Sierra Negra in the south of Isabela Island is one of the most active ones in the Galapagos Islands. With a diameter of 10 km, Sierra Negra Volcano has one of the largest calderas in the world.
After a 45-minute drive from Puerto Villamil, you arrive at the departure point for the hike to one of the viewpoints.
It is often cloudy, but if you are lucky you have a great view of the caldera, Chico Volcano and the surrounding landscapes including other volcanoes.
Keep your eyes open for finches and the Galapagos vermilion flycatcher.


Highlights: Breathtaking landscape, finches
Permitted activities: Hiking, horseback riding
Tip: Bring a light rain jacket because drizzling rain is common.

Activities and visits may vary according to the cruise.

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