Bachas Beach, SANTA CRUZ ISLAND

Bachas Beach, SANTA CRUZ ISLAND - The Galapagos Islands

Located on the north shore of Santa Cruz, Las Bachas is a swimming beach. One of the few remnants of the U.S. World War II presence in the Galápagos, a floating pier, can be seen here. You may see flamingos, Sally Lightfoot crabs, hermit crabs, black necked stilts, and whimbrels. Sea turtles also nest off the beach..

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About Bachas Beach

Description:

  • Activities: Swimming, snorkeling
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Type of Landing: Wet landing
  • Highlights & Animals: World War II remnants, Sally Lightfoot crabs, hermit crabs, black necked stilts, whimbrels, sea turtles