Captain Rolf Wittmer is the first man whose birth on Floreana Island has been historically documented. He was born in January 1933, a few months after his parents, Margret and Heinz Wittmer ended a long trip from Germany to the island of Floreana.

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Galapagos Islands Photo Tour and Workshop with Ivan Lasso

APRIL 17, 2020 TO APRIL 24, 2020


8 DAYS  / 7 NIGHTS  


Join us for a once in a lifetime opportunity to visit the Galapagos and explore the Islands with photographer and author Ivan Lasso. This unique trip will allow you to visit the places Ivan has explored in the production of his books. We’ll have sessions about photography techniques, producing, editing, and publishing. This workshop is for everyone. We will visit the places on a modified schedule so participants take advantage of the unbelievable light on the Islands.


No Day AM PM
1 Friday Baltra Bachas Beach (Santa Cruz Island)
2 Saturday Prince Phillip’s Steps Darwin Bay
3 Sunday South Plaza Santa Fe
4 Monday Santa Cruz Highlands Interpretation Center Fausto LLerena
5 Tuesday Post Office/Baroness Point View/Asilo de la Paz  Commorant Point / Devil’s Crown
6 Wednesday Suarez Point Gardner Bay/Gardner Islet / Osborn Islet
7 Thursday Kicker Rock/Cerro Brujo B.Moreno Port/Interpretation Center Jacinto Gordillo
8 Friday Black Turtle Cove / Baltra




  • 1 Night accommodation at Cultura Manor Boutique hotel in Quito
  • 2 Transfers IN/OUT Quito airport/hotel/airport
  • Airfare to/from Galapagos
  • 8 Days/7 Nights cruise
  • Galapagos Park Fee
  • Transit Control Card
  • Full board onboard
  • English Naturalist guide
  • Visit the islands according to the itinerary
  • Hot drinks (coffee, tea, aromatic tea)
  • Drinking water
  • Snorkel gear (mask, tube, fins)
  • Use of kayaks



  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal Expense
  • Wetsuits for rent
  • Alcoholic and Non Alcoholic Drinks
  • Tips