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6-Day Galapagos Expedition (Tourist Class)

Explore the enchanted Galapagos Islands and see unique animals and plant species. This Galapagos Expedition Tour is designed for travelers who like a combination of organized activities and time to discover other parts of the Galapagos Islands by themselves. You will explore the Galapagos Islands with a combination of organized day tours with an English speaking guide and have time to explore by yourself with our self-guided packages.

per adult from

$2,779

NZD

Duration

6 days

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  • What's included :
    • 5x Breakfast
    • 4x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 5 nights
    • Accommodation in a single, double or triple room.
    • Snorkel gear
    • English speaking naturalist guide (local Galapagos guide)
    • Transfer in from San Cristobal airport and transfer out to Baltra airport.
    • Transportation between the Islands.
    • 24/7 assistance in Dutch, English and Spanish.
    What's excluded :
    • Round trip flights from mainland Ecuador to Galapagos Islands.
    • Entrance fee Galapagos National Park.
    • Migratory Control Card: $20 p.p. cash only.
    • Isabela dock fee $10 p.p. cash only.
    • Transportation between Baltra Airport – Itabaca Channel fee ($5 p.p. each way)
    • Water taxi $1 p.p. each way (this is a small boat that takes you from the Speedboat to the Harbor and vice versa)
    • Wet-suits rent $5 p.p. (recommendable between May-November)
    • Food and drinks that are not mentioned in the itinerary.
    • Optional tips for the guide.

  • Day 1: SAN CRISTOBAL – FREE AFTERNOON

    Stop At: El Puerto, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Ecuador
    Today you will arrive to the airport of San Cristobal, one of the Galapagos Islands. You will be picked up at the airport and transferred by private transport with an English speaking contact person to your hotel in the town Puerto Baquerizo Moreno. Here you will have a meet & greet with one of our staff members who will explain the rest of the itinerary to you. The rest of the afternoon is free to explore the town, or walk to the interpretation center, the beaches or Tijeretas.
    Duration: 4 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Accommodation in Tourist class hotel: Hotel Casa Blanca or similar


    Day 2: KICKER ROCK

    Stop At: Kicker Rock, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno Ecuador
    Today you will have a day tour to Kicker Rock, with lunch and snorkeling equipment included. With a small boat you set for the lava formation in the middle of the ocean called Kicker Rock (or León Dormido in Spanish as they say it looks like a sleeping sea lion). First you will circle around the rock formation to observe the difference bird species that use the rock formation as a resting or nesting place. Afterwards the boat will anchor and you will jump of the boat to snorkel the canal in between the rock formation. Beware that the currents can be strong and that you will be snorkeling in open waters without being able to see the bottom. Here you will be able to spot different shark species (sometimes even hammerheads!). turtles, rays, and more. In some seasons you might encounter jellyfish which can sting, however a wetsuit will be provided when this is the case. After snorkeling you will continue to Manglecito or a similar beach. This white coral beach offers the opportunity to walk around and relax and swim in shallow waters before returning to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno. You will have a box lunch on board.
    Duration: 8 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Accommodation in Tourist class hotel: Hotel Casa Blanca or similar


    Day 3: EL JUNCO – PUERTO CHINO – LA GALAPAGUERA

    Stop At: Lagoon El Junco, Ecuador
    Today you will have a half day tour to the highlands of San Cristobal. In about 30 minutes your driver brings you to your first stop: El Junco Crater Lake, the only freshwater lake on the Galapagos Islands.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Puerto Chino Beach, Ecuador
    Afterwards you continue driving to Puerto Chino, a beautiful white sanded beach (watch fo horseflies). Follow a path that leads you passing the typical Opuntia cactuses until you get to the white sandy beach of Puerto Chino. Here you can make a small walk passing the lazy sea lions that sleep on the beach, towards the blue footed boobies on the rocks. From the top you have an amazing view and you might see some sea turtles in the turquoise seawater.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Galapaguera de Cerro Colorado, Galapagos National Park, 120506 Ecuador
    You will walk back to the car so you can continue to La Galapaguera, a breeding center with very nice wooden walkways and clear indications. To get to the station your taxi driver brings you to the entrance, from where you can walk towards the incubation center. Along the way you might have to step over a tortoise, as they walk around loose in the area! After the tour you will have lunch and the the driver brings you back to your hotel.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Accommodation in Tourist class hotel: Hotel Casa Blanca or similar


    Day 4: SANTA CRUZ – BAY TOUR – ACADEMY BAY – LA LOBERIA

    Stop At: La Loberia, Ecuador
    In the morning you will transfer to the harbor to take the public speedboat to go to Santa Cruz Island. Upon arrival there you will be transferred to your hotel, where you will have a meet & greet with a staff member. In the afternoon after lunch, you have a Santa Cruz Bay tour included. During the tour you are going with a boat to Academy Bay, where you can swim and snorkel with sea lions and all kind of colorful fish, also known as La Lobería. You can see the blue footed boobies who are resting at the edge of the cliffs. If you climb to the viewpoint and if you are lucky, you can see white-tipped reed sharks swimming. From that spot you can walk to Playa de los Perros were many sea iguanas are resting in the sun. The enormous cacti, the red color of the rocks and the turquoise color of the ocean make a great scenery for landscape pictures.
    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Accommodation in Tourist class hotel: Hotel Coloma or similar

    Day 5: NORTH SEYMOUR / BARTOLOME / PLAZAS OR SANTA FE

    Stop At: North Seymour Island, Ecuador
    A day to discover an uninhabited island of the Galapagos Archipelago. Depending on the Galapagos National Park itinerary and the availability, we will book you on a Full day tour to one of the uninhabited islands that can be visited from Santa Cruz: North Seymour, Bartolome, Plazas or Santa Fe.

    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Accommodation in Tourist class hotel: Hotel Coloma or similar


    Day 6: TRANSFER OUT

    Stop At: Seymour Airport, Aeropuerto Seymour de Baltra, Isla Baltra Baltra, Ecuador
    In accordance with your flight schedule, we will program you transfer out to Baltra, with a Spanish speaking driver.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
    • San Cristobal Airport, Ecuador
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • In order to process your reservation please help us with all this information: Round trip flights from and to Galapagos, Room type (twin, matrimonial or triple), Whatsapp phone number (in case you use it).
    • For all guests we need: passport numbers, date of birth, nationality, food restrictions, medical restrictions.
    • You will have different guides during the day tours of the program, there are no guides on the transportation between islands. There are coordinators on the different islands.
    • It is recommended to book flights with an early arrival time to the Galapagos Islands and a late departure time from the Galapagos Islands to make sure you can enjoy all of the activities of the tour. Late arrivals and/or early departures mean you might miss some activities.
    • Please try to bring small bags and luggage, The Galapagos public transportation is on average small and it takes more time and space when you bring large baggage.
    • It is important to have a valid medical and travel insurance. Please inform us of any known medical conditions you have.
    • Tap water on the Galapagos Islands might contain bacteria and should not be consumed, not even for brushing your teeth. Bottles or purified water is always recommended.
    • Inform yourself about food safety when traveling to tropical countries. Take the necessary precaution to avoid food poisoning (always wash your hands always before eating, don’t eat ‘street food’, only eat peeled fruit, etc.).
    • The operator cannot take any responsibility for any illnesses or missed meals & tours due to an illness.
    • The operator serves the right to change the itinerary without previous notice due to weather conditions, availabilities, National Park regulations or notifications and unforeseeable circumstances.
    • It is possible that pictures will be taken during your tour, so it is recommended to bring a USB.
    • The exact amount for the fees mentioned in the 'What's excluded' section will be detailed in the voucher. If you want to know this information beforehand, please contact us through the platform.
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
    • Travelers must bring with them extra sanitary items to be used during the entire tour. Transportation: In the Galapagos speed boats, water taxis, and navigation boats, all the crew will use biosafety suits and equipment. Medicine: Travelers should bring their medications from their countries.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Rebecca Adventure Travel

Activity ID: V-29628P94

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