Majestic
Sierra Negra Volcano
Sierra Negra Volcano, Isabela

Sierra Negra Volcano

The Sierra Negra Volcano boasts the largest basaltic caldera in Galapagos at 9 x 10 km. The site offers impressive views and the opportunity to observe up to 7 species of finch and a rich display of vegetation. The north side of the caldera provides evidence of its most recent volcanic activity in 2005.


Highlights: Basaltic caldera, stunning views, finches
Activities: Hiking, walking
Type of Landing: Dry landing
Difficulty: Moderate