Active Galapagos Overview

Travel to the Galapagos Islands from Quito, Ecuador. Tour the Galapagos' highlights from Isla San Cristobal to Isla Santa Cruz on this active wildlife adventure.

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    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $3,090
      CAD $3,350
      AUD $3,285
      EUR €2,260
      GBP £1,825
      NZD $3,660
      ZAR R32,880
      CHF FR2,735
    • 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 $3,215*
      CAD $3,485*
      AUD $3,423*
      EUR €2,351*
      GBP £1,907*
      NZD $3,807*
      ZAR R34,209*
      CHF FR2,845*
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Trip Validity

  • 2015-01-01 - 2015-12-31

Tour Galapagos' wildlife highlights on an active adventure from Quito

Amazing wildlife, both on land and underwater, is the drawcard of the remote Galapagos Islands. Tour the Galapagos' outstanding natural beauty and interesting history by foot, boat and bike on this active adventure. Trace Darwin's theory of evolution, spot colourful, bizarre and beautiful creatures and have an experience that is completely out of this world as you discover the incredible Galapagos Islands.

  • Get acquainted with Quito's dizzying altitude
  • Bike around San Cristobal
  • Enjoy an in-depth exploration of the Galapagos Islands
  • Scale Isabela's volcano
  • Snorkel over underwater worlds
  • Meet near-extinct Galapagos tortoises
  • Kayak in Isabela Bay

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Quito, Ecuador
  • Finish:

    Quito, Ecuador
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 16
  • Ages:

    Min 15
  • Meals:

    7 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 4 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Hotel (9 nts)
  • Transport:

    Bicycle, Boat, Plane
  • Included activities:

    Isla Isabela - Flamingo lagoon visit, Isla Isabela - Giant Tortoise Breeding Centre, Isla Isabela- Kayak rental, Isla Isabela- Sierra Negra Volcano, Isla San Cristobal - Interpretation Center, Isla San Cristobal - Leon Dormido or Isla Lobos visit, Isla Santa Cruz - Charles Darwin Research Centre, Isla Santa Cruz - Tortuga Bay visit

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    1191kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    1. Compulsory Galapagos park entry fee US$110, Transit control card fee US$10 and Isabela Island port fee $5 are payable locally to the relevant government authorities and are subject to change. Please note the Transit Card fee has recently increased from US$10 to US$20 and will come into place from March 1st 2015. 2. A single supplement is available on this trip.

  • Trip price from

    USD $3,090
    CAD $3,350
    AUD $3,285
    EUR €2,260
    GBP £1,825
    NZD $3,660
    ZAR R32,880
    CHF FR2,735
    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 $3,215*
    CAD $3,485*
    AUD $3,423*
    EUR €2,351*
    GBP £1,907*
    NZD $3,807*
    ZAR R34,209*
    CHF FR2,845*
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $321
    CAD $348
    AUD $342
    EUR €235
    GBP £190
    NZD $380
    ZAR R3,420
    CHF FR284
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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 2-3 Isla San Cristobal

The eastern-most island in the Galapagos, a variety of seabirds nest on Isla San Cristobal, including blue-footed boobies, red-footed boobies and frigates.

Days 4-6 Isla Floreana/Isla Isabela

A highlight of any Galapagos tour Isla Floreana is rich in natural wonders and wildlife, including seabirds such as boobies, pelicans and frigates. Discover the quirky maritime history of Post Office Bay. The largest island in the archipelago, Isla Isabela was formed by five giant volcanic craters, all of which are still considered active.

Days 7-8 Isla 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 9-10 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.
    • 10
    • GGTF
    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $3,090
      CAD $3,350
      AUD $3,285
      EUR €2,260
      GBP £1,825
      NZD $3,660
      ZAR R32,880
      CHF FR2,735
    • 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 $3,215*
      CAD $3,485*
      AUD $3,423*
      EUR €2,351*
      GBP £1,907*
      NZD $3,807*
      ZAR R34,209*
      CHF FR2,845*
      *
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    •  
       
       
       
       
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