Cerro Colorado, SAN CRISTOBAL ISLAND

Cerro Colorado, SAN CRISTOBAL ISLAND - The Galapagos Islands

On a small hill there is a wooden platform that offers amazing views of the tortoise rearing center La Galapaguera as well as the south and eastern coasts of the Island. It is home to unique plant life found only on San Cristobal: Calandrinia Galapagosa and Lecocarpus Darwinii. It is also possible to find San Cristobal mockingbirds, warblers, finches and canaries here...

The Galapagos Islands

 

About Cerro Colorado

Description:

  • Activities: Short hike (less than 0,6 mi / 1 km)
  • Difficulty: Easy /Moderate
  • Type of Landing: Dry landing
  • Highlights & Animals: Amazing views, Giant tortoises in captivity, highlands of San Cristóbal, land birds like warblers, finches, mockingbirds, canaries.