Galapagos Family Adventure Overview

Discover the Galapagos’ Isla la Isabela with the family. See the volcano-scarred landscapes, which boasts beautiful bays, bird-filled lagoons, unique wildlife and the mighty Volcan Chico.

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    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $3,075
      CAD $3,120
      AUD $3,240
      EUR €2,255
      GBP £1,940
      NZD $3,840
      ZAR R29,490
      CHF FR2,780
    • Extras tool tip
      USD $110 Galapagos National Park Fee (Paid locally)
      USD $10 Galapagos Transit Card Fee
      USD $5 Isla Isabela Port Fee
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $3,200*
      CAD $3,253*
      AUD $3,378*
      EUR €2,351*
      GBP £2,022*
      NZD $4,003*
      ZAR R30,747*
      CHF FR2,898*
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Trip Validity

  • 2014-01-01 - 2014-12-01

Explore Galapagos' Isabela Island on this family-style tour and marvel at the beautiful landscapes a

As the youngest member of the Galapagos Islands, Isabela boasts a vast range of plant life, wildlife and landscapes that differ dramatically from the surrounding islands in the archipelago. Marvel at the sight (and feeding habits) of the rare marine iguanas, prehistoric-looking creatures that are not found anywhere else in the world, and delight in the antics of giant tortoises, blue-footed boobies, Galapagos penguins, cormorants, doves, finches, hawks and the fascinating Sally Lightfoot crabs – it’s like a meet ‘n’ greet for some of the planets most unique creatures. Volcano-scarred landscapes provide the backdrop for this adventure as you retrace the footsteps of Charles Darwin on this eight-day journey through an island that boasts the best that the Galapagos has to offer.

  • Swim with cheeky sea lions off the coast
  • Visit Sierra Negra, the second largest volcano in the world
  • Learn about the Galapagos’ rare and unique flora and fauna
  • Study the history of the Wall of Tears and the Galapagos’ dark past
  • Encounter some of the creatures that helped form Darwin’s theory of evolution
  • Snorkel under a blanket of multi-coloured tropical fish and marine life

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Quito, Ecuador
  • Finish:

    Quito, Ecuador
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 16
  • Ages:

    Min 5
  • Meals:

    7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Hotel (7 nts)
  • Transport:

    Boat, Minibus, Plane
  • Included activities:

    Complimentary airport arrival transfer, Isla Isabela - Giant Tortoise Breeding Centre, Isla Santa Cruz - Charles Darwin Research Centre, Isla Tintoreras, Sierra Negra Volcano, snorkelling gear (mask, snorkel and fins)

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    716kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    Please note that these trips are for adults and children travelling together and there must be at least one child under 18 with you. Age restrictions apply to this trip: minimum age 5. A discount of 10% applies on this trip to children 11 or younger at the time of travel.

  • Trip price from

    USD $3,075
    CAD $3,120
    AUD $3,240
    EUR €2,255
    GBP £1,940
    NZD $3,840
    ZAR R29,490
    CHF FR2,780
    Price information
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    Extras

    USD $110 Galapagos National Park Fee (Paid locally)
    USD $10 Galapagos Transit Card Fee
    USD $5 Isla Isabela Port Fee
    Price information
  • Total price from

    USD $3,200*
    CAD $3,253*
    AUD $3,378*
    EUR €2,351*
    GBP £2,022*
    NZD $4,003*
    ZAR R30,747*
    CHF FR2,898*
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $400
    CAD $406
    AUD $422
    EUR €293
    GBP £252
    NZD $500
    ZAR R3,843
    CHF FR362
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Galapagos Family Adventure Summary

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Day 1 Quito

Quito is a cultured city with a wonderous Old Town, a dynamic nightlife and atmospheric streets showcasing Ecuadorian life in all its splendour.

Days 2-4 Isabela Island

The archipelago's main airport is on Isla Baltra - the gateway to the Galapagos. The largest island in the archipelago, Isla Isabela was formed by five giant volcanic craters, all of which are still considered active.

Days 5-6 Santa Cruz

Isla Santa Cruz is home to the Charles Darwin Research Station The station's visitor centre and museum are essential stops for anyone interested in the archipelago's natural and human history, and keen to learn more about conservation efforts to preserve the unique ecosystems of the Galapagos. It also offers visitors their best chance for close-up encounters with giant tortoises.

Days 7-8 Quito

Stretched out along a central Andean valley under the gaze of Volcan Pichincha, Quito is one of the most attractive cities in South America.
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    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $3,075
      CAD $3,120
      AUD $3,240
      EUR €2,255
      GBP £1,940
      NZD $3,840
      ZAR R29,490
      CHF FR2,780
    • Extras tool tip
      USD $110 Galapagos National Park Fee (Paid locally)
      USD $10 Galapagos Transit Card Fee
      USD $5 Isla Isabela Port Fee
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $3,200*
      CAD $3,253*
      AUD $3,378*
      EUR €2,351*
      GBP £2,022*
      NZD $4,003*
      ZAR R30,747*
      CHF FR2,898*
      *
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