Galápagos Land & Sea — Central & Southern Islands Aboard The Archipell I/Ii

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: SEVL07GA

From: £2199.00

Encounter the island chain that has enchanted explorers since Darwin first weighed anchor off its shores. Spend five days exploring the incredible wildlife of the GalÁpagos archipelago in the company of an expert Naturalist Guide. Start on land with a night in San CristÓbal to visit Laguna El Junco and Galapaguera de Cerro Colorado to see the giant tortoises and the Interpretation Centre. Three of the evenings, return to the comfortable Archipell I to reflect on the day’s adventure under a canopy of stars. Retire to air-conditioned cabins with exclusive lower berths and private bathrooms.

Day 1 Quito

Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.

Day 2 Quito/Puerto Baquerizo Moreno (1B)

Early morning, fly to San CristÓbal. Meet the CEO and transfer to the hotel for a first night’s stay in the GalÁpagos Islands. Following lunch, begin exploring San CristÓbal visiting Laguna El Junco, the only freshwater lake in the islands. After, visit the Interpretation Centre to learn about the history of the islands, explore the paths near the centre for beautiful views.

Day 3 San CristÓbal Island (1B, 1L, 1D)

Before transferring to the boat, visit Galapaguera de Cerro Colorado to see giant tortoises.

Day 4 South Plaza/Santa FÉ Island (1B, 1L, 1D)

Morning landing at South Plaza, enjoy sea bird spotting opportunities and a walk through the cactus forest, home to one of the largest populations of land iguanas in the islands. In the afternoon visit Santa FÉ, one of the smallest islands packed with sea lions, a prickly pear forest, and land iguanas.

Day 5 Floreana Island (1B, 1L, 1D)

Visit Champion Islet for a morning snorkel excursion. In the afternoon, enjoy guided walks to observe seabirds, wildlife, and learn about the history of settlers on Floreana Island.

Day 6 Puerto Ayora/Quito (1B)

Visit the Charles Darwin Foundation to see the giant GalÁpagos tortoises before the flight back to Quito.

Day 7 Quito (1B)

Depart at any time.


Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
29/09/2018 05/10/2018 16 £2199.00
30/09/2018 06/10/2018 16 £2199.00
13/10/2018 19/10/2018 0 £2199.00
14/10/2018 20/10/2018 0 £2199.00
27/10/2018 02/11/2018 0 £2199.00
28/10/2018 03/11/2018 0 £2199.00
10/11/2018 16/11/2018 0 £2249.00
11/11/2018 17/11/2018 0 £2249.00
24/11/2018 30/11/2018 16 £2249.00
25/11/2018 01/12/2018 16 £2249.00
08/12/2018 14/12/2018 16 £2199.00
09/12/2018 15/12/2018 16 £2199.00
22/12/2018 28/12/2018 16 £2299.00
23/12/2018 29/12/2018 16 £2299.00

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