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Upgraded Land Galapagos with Quito

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10 Days

What's included

Food
Meals
9 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
Transport
Transport
Private speedboat, private vehicle, plane.
Accomodation
Accommodation
Hotels (9 nts).
Staff
Staff
Local naturalist guide while in the Galápagos Islands (certified by the Galápagos National Park Authority).

You will visit

QuitoAtoms/Icons/Arrow DestinationCreated with Sketch.Papallacta

Trip Comfort

Moderate

Age requirement

12 to 100 years old
Strike a balance between genuine encounters with Mother Nature and the comfort of land accommodations on this 10-day Galápagos tour. Explore Ecuador's capital, Quito, on your own before hopping on a flight to the Galápagos Islands where an incredible diversity in wildlife awaits. Spot blue-footed boobies on Isla Lobos, visit a sea lion nursery, and go birdwatching in the highlands of Floreana. With upgraded hotels and private speedboat transfers, you'll be well-rested and ready to take in the unique splendour that these islands offer.
Upgraded Land Galapagos with Quito
Starts
Quito
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10 Days
Ends
Papallacta

Itinerary

  • Arrive at any time.
  • Fly to the Galápagos Islands. Visit the Interpretation Centre in the afternoon to learn about the natural history of the area. Explore the trails around the centre and opt to snorkel at nearby Las Tijeretas.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Snorkel at Kicker Rock, an impressive volcanic rock formation, rich in wildlife diversity both under the surface and above.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Travel by speedboat to Floreana Island. Walk along the black-sand beach until Loberia, opt to go snorkelling or swimming. Enjoy meals at the G Adventures-supported community restaurants and help to support community tourism on the island.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Head up to the seldom-visited highlands of Floreana. Enjoy guided walks to observe birds and other wildlife and learn about the area's natural history. Later, opt to go snorkelling or relax on the white-sand beach.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Transfer by speedboat to Isabela Island. In the afternoon, take a wildlife boat excursion to 'Islote Tintoreras' to view breeding white-tip reef sharks, marine iguanas, blue-footed boobies, rays, and penguins. Later, visit the Giant Tortoise Breeding Centre.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Enjoy free time to explore Isabela Island. Opt to hike Sierra Negra, go snorkelling at Los Tuneles, or take it easy. In the afternoon, transfer by speedboat to Puerto Ayora on Santa Cruz Island. Enjoy an evening out in Puerto Ayora.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Say goodbye to the Islands and take a flight back to the mainland. Upon arrival, transfer to Papallacta.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Relax in the hot springs of Papallacta while taking in the volcanic views. Opt to go for a hike nearby for prime birdwatching.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Depart at any time.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
Trip ID: sequ