Galapagos Information - Columbus TravelSan Cristobal Island

Cerro Tijeretas (Frigatebird Hill)

Cerro Tijeretas is located 2km from the Interpretation Center, on the southwest of San Cristobal Island. It is named for the frigatebirds that make it their home and was one of the first places Charles Darwin landed. It is the ideal place to enjoy a spectacular view of white sand beaches on one side and the roofs of Puerto Baquerizo on the other.


Highlights: Frigatebirds
Animals: Frigatebirds
Difficulty: Easy
Landing: Dry

*Note that the listed activites may differ depending of the time of the day of your visit, cruise itinerary and National Park regulations.

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