Sierra Negra Volcano Tour from Isabela (Galapagos)

One of the best short trail routes with active volcanoes that can be done in Latin America. I can help you book the tour to Sierra Negra Volcano for $45

The tour starts early in the morning; a bus or car will pick you up and take you to the starting point of the trek which is 30 minutes from Puerto Villamil and continues along the path that leads to the Sierra Negra volcano.

The walk lasts about 4 hours and most of the trail is flat, with a few ups and downs. Although you’re given lunch, it’s necessary to take at least one litre of water because the sun is really strong and you’ll definitely need it on your return.

There are five stops along the trail: at the beginning, there are two which have a panoramic view of the volcano’s crater, then there’s one more at the small volcano and two more stops after that to refresh and eat lunch.

When you enter the small volcano inside the crater of the Sierra Negra Volcano, you’ll notice that it’s still active and a lot of the holes feel warm when you put your hand over them. At the end of the walk, you’ll get to one of the most fascinating viewpoints where you’ll surely think that you are on another planet.

NOTE: The itinerary of the tour may have to be altered depending on the state of the volcano; our priority is the safety of the tourists.




Tour to Sierra negra volcano Galapagos

Sierra Negra Volcano Galapagos

Sierra Negra volcano Galapagos

Sierra Negra Volcano Galapagos

Isabela Island Sierra Negra Volcano Galapagos

Sierra Negra Volcano Galapagos



Departure island: Isabela
Tour price to Sierra Negra Volcano: $45.00 USD
Available days of the tour the Sierra Negra Volcano: Everyday
Pick up: Lobby hotel
Start time: 07h00
Return time: 14h00

* Price does not include 12% tax. (We only charge it if you want a invoice).
* You definitely need to bring a pair of trekking shoes.
* This tour is not recommended for children from 0 to 11 years old.
* This tour you can book with a partial payment using two available methods of payment: bank transfer (no additional cost for bank transfers between Ecuadorian banks) or you can pay by credit or debit card. The remaining payment must be paid directly to the operator on the island.

Tour includes: Terrest transport, box lunch and certified Galapagos National Park guide.
Tour does not include: Energy drink, water and tip for the guide.




I can help you reserve this tour with local operators that own the vessels. Instead of wasting time wandering around each island looking for tours, you should be enjoying the places you can visit on your own while at the Galapagos Islands.



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  • Krista Parker

    This tour was really good – would definitely recommend.

    May 5, 2019 at 6:55 pm
  • Suzanne Maitland

    This was a wonderful tour! The tour guide was very knowledgeable about volcanoes and took the time to explain the sights along the way. Choko was extremely helpful recommending tours to us and helping with all of the arrangements. I will definitely be using Choko Trip for any future adventures in the Galapagos as Choko took the time to inform me of our options of tours available during our stay and made arrangements for each.

    January 17, 2019 at 1:14 pm
  • Tatiana Goldina

    Great hiking trip to an alien volcanic landscape. Excellent hike, even in miserable weather. (It was raining most of the time during our hike, but the last 30 minutes to the small crater made up for all the trouble.)

    January 7, 2019 at 2:53 pm

Since the beginning of 2019, we've helped 71 tourists reserve a tour to Volcano Sierra Negra

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