Floreana is one of the Galapagos most
famous islands due to many strange stories about past settlers.
Post Office Bay is home to a unique "post office" inspired by 18th
century pirates and buccaneers who used a wooden barrel as an
unofficial mail box. The tradition continues today as visitors
leave addressed postcards in the barrel and sort through left mail
to deliver at home. Floreana is also a magnificent site for
swimming and kayaking.
For the more adventurous guests, there
is an option for a visit inside a lava tunnel. In the afternoon go
snorkeling at Champion Islet followed by an excursion to Punta
Cormorant before dinner. Cormorant Point has a large lagoon where
everything from Flamingos to Stilts and Pintail Ducks tend to
Overnight: MV Eclipse