Land Tours

Day 01

QUITO or GUAYAQUIL – GALAPAGOS ISLANDS : BALTRA – SANTA CRUZ 

Tours take off from Quito or Guayaquil to the Galapagos Archipelago. After the flight, our guide will be waiting for you at Baltra Airport, to go with you to Puerto Ayora, on Santa  Cruz island. When you  arrive  to  the hotel  you will have  a  welcome lunch.  In  the  afternoon,  you  will  visit Charles  Darwin  research  station,  which  is  the breeding center of giants Galapagos tortoises, it includes visiting the interpretation center  Van  Stranler  where  our  guide  will  give  you  an  extensive  scientific  speech, about the islands formation, arrival and species evolution, weather factor, etc.  After that,  you  return  to  the  Hotel  by  the “ Malecon ” visiting the handicraft  market and shops. Overnight in a confortable  hotel.

Day 02

SANTA CRUZ – ILE ISABELA – PUERTO AYORA

After the breakfast, navigation to the Isabella Island, the biggest one of the Galapagos Archipelagos. Discovery of the process of reproduction of the turtles. Then visits of the Lagoon of the Pink Flemish. Launch in local restaurant then transfert to « Concha y perla », a magnificent bay composed of pristine waters. Apnea session (snorkel) in the middle of the fish, aquatic turtles, penguins among others animals, seabirds. Or depending of the availability expedition on the Plazas Island ( only the Wednesday or Friday ). Night.

Breakfast, then transfer to to Baltra then navigation to the Plazas Island where you can observe the biggest colony of Sea Lions of the Archipelago, and also Ground and and Marine Iguanas and many Seabirds. Lunch on the boat, then back to Santa Cruz Island and visit of the Punta Carrion Site, to observe others animals. Back to Puerto Ayora, Dinner in the restaurant of your choice then night at the same hotel.

Day 03

SANTA CRUZ – SANTA FE ISLAND – ESCONDIDA BEACH – PUERTO AYORA 

Breakfast then ground transfer then navigation to Santa Fe Island. From the boat, observation of a giant cactus forest, colonies of sea birds such as pelicans, gulls, sea lions…

Apnea session and bathing with manta rays, sea birds and tropical fishes. After having such on board, navigate back to Santa Cruz, until the Escondida beach to rest, bath before returning to Puerto Ayora and to the hotel.

Day 04

SANTA CRUZ ISLAND – FLIGHT TO QUITO OR GUYAQUIL 

Breakfast then transfer in bus or in taxi to the airport of Baltra. On the road, stop by the twins craters located In the highlands of Santa before the transfer. Then flight to Quito or Guayaquil.

Price List : 

Price by person on double base ( air tickets include ) :

  • Adults from USD 1,045 ( price to change depending the flights availability )
  • Children from USD 935 ( price to change depending the flights availability )

Price by person on double standard room ( with no air tickets ) :

  • Adults from USD 595 
  • Children from USD 540 

Supplements by person :

  • 4 days in simple room USD 90 
  • 4 days in double room suite USD 50 
  • 4 days in simple room suite USD 340 

Supplements by person : 5th Day Extension : On Santa Cruz Island, visit of Lobería Sites – Punta Estrada – Grietas or Tortuga Bay ( or other on request )

  • 5 days in double standard room USD 120, simple standard room USD 245 
  • 5 days in double standard room suite USD 190, simple standard room USD 420 

This Tour Includes : 

  • Accommodation in 3* hotel with pool, double room with hotel taxes
  • Breakfast and Lunch
  • Islands visits and mentioned sites
  • English-Spanish Speaking Guide
  • Galapagos Airport – Hotel transfer
  • Services from a naturalist guide level 3
  • Apnea Activity and Equipement
  • Non alcoholic drinks during the navigations

This tour doesn’t include : 

  • Quito or Guayaquil to Galapagos : Baltra round trip from USD 450 and ( children under 12 ) and from USD 95 
  • Suppers
  • Transit Card at USD 20 
  • Entrance fees to Galapagos National Park of USD 100 ( adults ) and USD 50 ( under 12 )
  • Harbor Taxe of Isabela Island of USD 5
  • Non mentioned services in the program : others meals, visits, tips, drinks…
  • International bank transfer at USD 40 each

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