Galapagos Explorer - Central Islands (Queen Beatriz) Standard Twin Itinerary

Take to cerulean waters to explore the beautiful Galapagos Islands. See huge populations of animals and experience the diverse terrain of Isla Rabida, Isla North Seymour and Santa Cruz.

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    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $2,187
      CAD $2,219
      AUD $2,303
      EUR €1,603
      GBP £1,379
      NZD $2,726
      ZAR R20,961
      CHF FR1,974
    • Extras tool tip
      USD $110 Galapagos National Park Fee (Paid locally)
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $2,297*
      CAD $2,338*
      AUD $2,424*
      EUR €1,683*
      GBP £1,451*
      NZD $2,856*
      ZAR R22,131*
      CHF FR2,071*
    • Sailing, Wildlife
    • Comfort
There is a later version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2015 to Dec 31, 2015. View later Galapagos Explorer - Central Islands (Queen Beatriz) Standard Twin.

Sea lions

Queen Beatriz

Life onboard

Day 1 Quito

Experience the charm and history of old-world Quito.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Day 2 Baltra - Charles Darwin Research Station

Fly to Baltra and set sail to the small town of Puerto Ayora. Journey to the highlands of Santa Cruz for a stunning introduction to this unique environment.
ACCOM: Motorised yacht - 1

Day 3 North Seymour & Mosquera

An early morning excursion to the rocky coast of North Seymour will pass through colonies of animated blue-footed boobies and frigatebirds. Then, visit the small sandy island of Mosquera, where crazy-looking Sally Lightfoot crabs inhabit the rocks and tide pools.
ACCOM: Motorised yacht - 1

Day 4 Tortuga Nergra & Cerro Dragon

Visit the mangroves of Black Turtle Cove and paddle among its peaceful waters. See green turtle, rays and Galapagos sharks a myriad birds and perhaps even mating turtles. Spend the afternoon at Cerro Dragón, one of the best places to see land iguanas.
ACCOM: Motorised yacht - 1

Day 5 Sombrero Chino & Rabida

The colourful sands and cliffs of Rabida are home to a wide array of native wildlife. Spot nesting pelicans, flamingos, pintail ducks, marine iguanas and sea lions among the huge number of birds on show.
ACCOM: Motorised yacht - 1

Day 6 Bachas Beach - Baltra

Explore the sandy, white beaches of Las Bachas, where Pacific green turtles often nest and marine iguanas are plentiful. Perhaps spend some time snorkelling here – the underwater world is as impressive as what is above the water. It’s then time to say goodbye to the Galapagos and fly back to Quito.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Day 7 Quito

Enjoy a final breakfast in Quito before this exciting Galapagos Explorer adventure ends.