This remote archipelago is full of wildlife. Adventurous things to do on the Galapagos Islands involve discovering the abundance of wildlife, in particular in the water.
The Galapagos Islands are a scuba diving paradise. In fact, for experienced divers there are enough diving spots to entertain you for weeks. Nevertheless, it’s also a great scuba diving destination if you have little to no diving experience. Or even if you stick to snorkeling, you’d still be amazed by the beautiful marine life. In particular, sea lions are very social animals. They will come and check you out, just out of curiosity.
But you don’t need to go underwater to enjoy the wildlife and nature. By kayak, you’ll get to some beautiful remote areas around the islands. You could even get close to dolphins and whales by kayak. Also on land the Galapagos Islands are Amazing. You could hike the Sierra Negra Volcano for instance.
Several Islands at the Galapagos have amazing waves and are perfect for surfing. Surfing at the Galapagos Islands is an exceptional experience. You’ll share the waves with sea lions. You’ll spot sea turtles while paddling. And if you relax at the beach, you’ll be surrounded by iguanas.