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The Galapagos Islands Escape to Nature

  • Off the beaten track
Follow the very currents Darwin sailed on the HMS Beagle and discover for yourself the natural beauty and unmatched biodiversity of the Galapagos! Begin your adventure in Quito, the bustling capital of Ecuador and get a taste of the Latin way of life. Escape the mainland to swim with seals and walk among marine iguanas. Fro...

Follow the very currents Darwin sailed on the HMS Beagle and discover for yourself the natural beauty and unmatched biodiversity of the Galapagos! Begin your adventure in Quito, the bustling capital of Ecuador and get a taste of the Latin way of life. Escape the mainland to swim with seals and walk among marine iguanas. From the highlands of San Cristóbal to waves crashing against endless volcanic rock formations you may have a hard time formulating words to describe your experience. Speak with our Local Agency in the Galapagos and together we will tailor-make a once in a lifetime adventure. This tour is perfect for couples, families, and small groups who are in love with nature in all its forms.

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Bird watching
    Bird watching
  • Island
    Island
  • Nature escape
    Nature escape
  • Sailing activities
    Sailing activities
  • Mountain
    Mountain

Customisable trip itinerary

This tour idea is fully customisable

The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in Quito!

Embark on the adventure of a lifetime...
• Arrival at Quito international airport  
• Enjoy a free day to recover or if you can't contain your excitement begin exploring!

Visited:
Quito
Accomodation
Night im Fuente de Piedra I (Quito)

Day 2: The Origin of Species    

Follow in the footsteps of Darwin...
• Catch an early flight to the island of Baltra
• Observe the iguanas, giant tortoises and Scalesia forests
• Visit ‘the Twins’ and arrive at Manzanillo Ranch

Visited:
Galapagos Islands
Accomodation
Night at Casa Judy Hotel (Puerto Ayora)

Day 3: Santa Fe Island: Iguanas and Giant Cacti

Step back in time on the island of Santa Fe...

• Take a boat trip over to Santa Fe Island
• Visit the giant Opuntia cacti and land iguanas
• Go snorkeling and come face-to-face with the rich marine life 

Visited:
Santa Fe
Accomodation
Night at Casa Judy Hotel (Puerto Ayora)

Day 4: Seymour Island Flamingos

Discover the wonders of Seymour Island...

• Visit the nesting sites of the majestic love birds
• Drive to the beach of Bachas for a snorkeling session
Hike to a lagoon populated by Pacific Flamigos

Visited:
Seymour Nord, Santa Cruz
Accomodation
Night at Casa Judy Hotel (Puerto Ayora)

Day 5: San Cristobal Island

• After breakfast, journey to San Cristobal Island
• Keep an eye out for albatrosses, dolphins, and pilot whales
• Arrive in Puerto Baquerizo and visit the sea lion colonies

Visited:
San Cristobal
Accomodation
Hosteria Pimampiro (San Cristobal)

Day 6: Punta Pitt Beach

• Discover the magnificent Punta Pitt beach
Hike in search for the legendary giant tortoises

Visited:
Punta Pitt
Accomodation
Hosteria Pimampiro (San Cristobal)

Day 7: Man and Nature

Immerse yourself in the islands' history...

• Enjoy a free day to explore at your own leisure
• Visit the interpretation center to learn the islands’ history
Hike to Cerro Tijeretas to observe the local wildlife

Visited:
San Cristobal, Cerro Tijeretas
Accomodation
Hosteria Pimampiro (San Cristobal)

Day 8: Galapagos Islands Departure

Your journey comes to an end...

• Enjoy the morning. Explore or relax
• Return to the airport for your flight to the mainland
• We hope to see you again!

Visited:
Galapagos Islands

Quito Galapagos Islands Santa Fe Seymour Nord Santa Cruz San Cristobal Punta Pitt Cerro Tijeretas

Price details

This tour idea is fully customisable

The price reflects this specific tour itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. £1,360 / 8 days
Excluding international flights
2 PaxSingle Supplement
Price per person£1,330£240

Included in price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to customized trip
  • 24/7 local agency support
  • Airport transfers

Not included in price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visa fees

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