There are many great ecological destinations but nothing to be compared with Galapagos Islands. Discover colonial Quito and Pencinilo and then fly over 700 miles to Pacific to reach Galapagos Islands. Board the private charter boat, have the own captain, crew, cook and professional biologist and sail between the islands. Visit Darwin Station, feed the giant turtles, play with the sea lions, chat with the the cormoran, watch blue footed Bobbie dance and pet iguanas. Program designed for physically active travelers.
Day-1. DEPARTURE CITY-QUITO:Flight to Quito. Ttransfer to hotel and join your tour director on walking tour of Quito.
Day-2. QUITO-GALAPAGOS-CRUISE:Flight to the Galapagos Islands. Upon arrival, visit Darwin Station and George, the largest and oldest turtle in the world almost 4 feet tall, and his friends. Later board your boat and start with the cruise. Sail to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno to visit the Interpretation Center, with hundreds of Frigate birds. Continue to Isla Lobos, where there is a large colony of Sea Lions and the best place for snorkeling. B.D.
Day-3. GALAPAGOS-CRUISE-Espanola Hood Island:Visit Espanola the breeding site off Wawed Albatrosses. In Punta Suarez, view Sea Lions, Iguanas and Boobies nesting right in your path. Mockingbirds will also capture your attention as they keep you company on top of your hat or while investigating your belongings. Also visit Gardner Bay with the Sea Lions. Later, you might find your new friend in the cabin. B.L.D.
Day-4. GALAPAGOS CRUISE: Santa Fe-Barington Island-Santa Cruz Continue to Santa Fe to view Blue-Footed Boobies and Sea Lions. Next stop is the island of Santa Cruz where you will have an opportunity to see Masked Boobies and giant Albatross. B.L.D.
Day-5. GALAPAGOS CRUISE:Another day cruising the Galapagos Islands. B.L.D.
Day-6. BALTRA-PUERTO AYORA: Disembark the cruise ship around noon. Then transfer to your seaside hotel in Puerto Ayora. Walk to Darwin Station, visit the fish market wth sea lions as the main visitors, and go for hunt for some great souvenirs. B. D.
Day-7. BALTRA-FLIGHT TO QUITO: Morning flight to Quito. Upon arrival board the Motor coach for short ride to Mitad del Mundo, a unique place where you can stay at the same time with your left foot on the Northern Hemiphere and with your right foot on the Southern Hemisphere. Also visit the Inca Museum before we travel to Quito and your hotel for overnight. B.
Day-8. QUITO-DEPARTURE:Visit Mitad del Mundo Museum a Then to Quito. for guided city tour which begins with a visit to the Independence Square, where the Presidential Palace, the Cathedral and El Sagrario Church are located. Finally, we will drive up to El Pencinillo, the highest view point of the city. Free afternoon. In the evening Mariden farewell dinner with Inca music, before late transfer to the airport for your overnight flight. B.D.
Our Tour hotels are never far from where you need to go. We choose only the best hotels in centralized locations so you can get on with your tour.
With every group tour we provide you will see all the best attractions and some you might not even know. These attractions are just steps away from your hotel:
Quipt tour - Otavalo Inca Market - Calderon Lake - Mitad del Mundo - Baltra - Galapagos National Park
Darwin Station - Islands visit
Your tour is important to us and we provide the most inclusive tour possible. This student group tour includes the following: