Salt Mines – Galapagos

Santiago Island

Salt-Mines -Galapagos Islands

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Salt Mines Highlights

Salt Mines is the alternate route from Egas Port visit point, an inland leading to the salt mine volcano, with a trail of about 3km in length that endsĀ  at the top of the salt mine crater. Shaped in the form of a small cone, the crater is a seasonal lagoon where shorebirds and flamingos are usually found.


Main Features: Salt Mines, Shorebirds, Galapagos Hawks
Interaction In Site: Hiking
Type of Landing: Wet Landing: Off a dhingy ride in Beach shore
Fitness: Low

*Visit point inclusion is subject to cruise programs and logistics. These are regulated by the galapagos national park.