Tour Code: ECU12
A 13-day holiday incorporating a 1-week cruise around the 'Enchanted Isles' in our elegant 2-masted topsail schooner, a visit to Antisana volcano or Otavalo, plus an optional Amazonian extension.
13 days from
Land Only Price: £3295
+ an optional 3-day extension
The Galapagos Islands form a volcanic archipelago straddling the equator some 960 kilometres off the coast of Ecuador. They consist of volcanic peaks, strange lava fields, beautiful sandy bays, and clear seas. Their natural history is outstanding, and much of it is endemic. There are Giant Tortoises, prehistoric-looking Land and Marine Iguanas, and countless breeding seabirds; most appealing of all is the ‘tame’ and obliging nature of the islands’ extraordinary wildlife. Our week-long cruise avoids the routine, large and luxury motor vessels. Instead we charter our own comfortable 2-masted Topsail Schooner (accommodates 16 passengers), boasting an outstanding itinerary, first-class natural history leadership and high class service from the boat's crew.
Included in the price, except for main meals in Quito. Allow £30.
Comfortable hotel, Quito; 2-masted topsail schooner, Galapagos. Sacha Lodge (Amazon extension).
Outline Itinerary Download
1 Fly Quito
3/10 Galapagos cruise
12 Depart Quito
13 Arrive UK
Mon 2nd March 2015 - Sat 14th March 2015
Flights: Flights are included in the tour cost
Regional Departures: Regional Departures are available. Call 01962 733051 for details
Land only cost: £3295
Room sharing options:
Tour extension: Sacha Lodge
Mon 23rd November 2015 - Sat 5th December 2015
Mon 18th April 2016 - Sat 30th April 2016
Land only cost: £3395
Mon 14th November 2016 - Sat 26th November 2016
If you wish to prolong your holiday we offer the following extensions.
Andy TuckerOperations Manager
Excellent holiday. Galapagos - Absolutlely brilliant. Excellent guide, 'Darwin', so knowledgeable in all matters.Mr & Mrs E., Essex
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