Galápagos — North, Central & South Islands Aboard The Estrella Del Mar

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: SEV10LB

From: £2277.15

Cruise aboard the comfortable Estrella as you cast your net around the southern islands of the GalÁpagos. Meet marine iguanas on Santa FÉ and blue-footed boobies on North Seymour. Encounter sea lions and a beautiful saltwater lagoon on EspaÑola Island. Snorkelling gear is included and a Naturalist Guide is on hand to offer expert insights. Best of all, after a full day of adventure, you can enjoy sunset drinks on deck before retiring to your air-conditioned cabin – private bath and an ocean view are standard. And, as always with G Adventures, our vessels are exclusive, so you know you’re exploring in good company.

Day 1 Quito

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Quito/Puerto Baquerizo Moreno (1B, 1L, 1D)

Fly to San CristÓbal Island. Meet the guide and transfer to the boat. Visit Isla Lobos in the afternoon.

Day 3 Punta Pitt/Cerro Brujo (1B, 1L, 1D)

Enjoy a morning visit to Punta Pitt, the only site in the GalÁpagos where it is possible to see the three species of boobies as well as frigatebirds, all nesting in the same area. Walk up to the colonies along the lava flows of this volcanic island. In the afternoon, visit the beautiful white powdery sand beaches of Cerro Brujo and snorkel with the marine life at the famous Leon Dormido, otherwise known as Kicker Rock, off San CristÓbal.

Day 4 BahÍa Gardner/Punta SuÁrez (1B, 1L, 1D)

Arrive in the southern islands to spend the morning on the beach. Play the with sea lions and enjoy some of the best snorkelling in Bahia Gardner. Later, head to Punta SuÁrez on the extreme western side of EspaÑola and go for an amazing coastal walk with opportunities to see the GalÁpagos albatross, which generally nests between April and November.

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

Spend the morning visiting Mirador de la Baronesa on Floreana island and send a postcard from famous Post Office Bay. In the afternoon, enjoy a snorkelling excursion at the Corona del Diablo and landing at Punta Cormorant. Take guided walks to observe the birds and wildlife and learn about the natural history.

Day 6 North Seymour/BartolomÉ Island (1B, 1L, 1D)

Early breakfast and landing at North Seymour in the morning to observe frigatebirds and blue-footed boobies. Afternoon hike up to the top of BartolomÉ Island to see pinnacle rock one of the most famous views of the GalÁpagos. Cool off with a swim from the soft sandy beach.

Day 7 Genovesa Island (1B, 1L, 1D)

Take a morning walk up the caldera to see red-footed boobies and other birds before searching for marine life in the protected Bahia Darwin. Enjoy an afternoon hike to the Prince Philip steps to get an amazing view of the island.

Day 8 Islas Plaza/Santa FÉ Island (1B, 1L, 1D)

Enjoy a morning walk around South Plaza islet looking out for marine birds and sea lions swimming in the turquoise waters. Later, explore Santa FÉ keeping a close eye out for land iguanas in the unique cactus forest.

Day 9 Puerto Ayora/Quito (1B)

Early morning visit to see the giant tortoises and lava tunnels in the highlands before heading to the airport and flying back to Quito.

Day 10 Quito (1B)

Depart at any time.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
30/09/2018 09/10/2018 0 £2679.00
14/10/2018 23/10/2018 0 £2679.00
28/10/2018 06/11/2018 0 £2679.00
11/11/2018 20/11/2018 0 £2709.00
25/11/2018 04/12/2018 0 £2302.65
09/12/2018 18/12/2018 4 £2277.15
23/12/2018 01/01/2019 0 £2749.00
06/01/2019 15/01/2019 0 £2899.00
20/01/2019 29/01/2019 0 £2899.00
03/02/2019 12/02/2019 0 £2899.00
17/02/2019 26/02/2019 0 £2899.00
03/03/2019 12/03/2019 0 £2819.00
17/03/2019 26/03/2019 12 £2899.00
31/03/2019 09/04/2019 5 £2899.00
14/04/2019 23/04/2019 5 £2919.00
28/04/2019 07/05/2019 2 £2899.00
12/05/2019 21/05/2019 11 £2919.00
26/05/2019 04/06/2019 9 £2919.00
09/06/2019 18/06/2019 12 £2819.00
23/06/2019 02/07/2019 16 £2899.00
07/07/2019 16/07/2019 14 £2899.00
21/07/2019 30/07/2019 16 £2899.00
04/08/2019 13/08/2019 16 £2899.00
18/08/2019 27/08/2019 16 £2819.00
01/09/2019 10/09/2019 15 £2819.00
15/09/2019 24/09/2019 16 £2819.00
29/09/2019 08/10/2019 16 £2819.00
13/10/2019 22/10/2019 14 £2819.00
27/10/2019 05/11/2019 16 £2819.00
10/11/2019 19/11/2019 16 £2899.00
24/11/2019 03/12/2019 16 £2899.00
08/12/2019 17/12/2019 16 £2899.00
22/12/2019 31/12/2019 16 £2919.00
05/01/2020 14/01/2020 16 £2899.00
19/01/2020 28/01/2020 16 £2899.00
02/02/2020 11/02/2020 16 £2899.00
16/02/2020 25/02/2020 16 £2899.00
01/03/2020 10/03/2020 16 £2819.00
15/03/2020 24/03/2020 16 £2899.00
29/03/2020 07/04/2020 16 £2899.00
12/04/2020 21/04/2020 16 £2919.00
26/04/2020 05/05/2020 16 £2899.00
10/05/2020 19/05/2020 16 £2919.00
24/05/2020 02/06/2020 16 £2919.00
07/06/2020 16/06/2020 16 £2819.00
21/06/2020 30/06/2020 16 £2899.00
05/07/2020 14/07/2020 16 £2899.00
19/07/2020 28/07/2020 16 £2899.00
02/08/2020 11/08/2020 16 £2899.00
16/08/2020 25/08/2020 16 £2819.00
30/08/2020 08/09/2020 16 £2819.00
13/09/2020 22/09/2020 16 £2819.00
27/09/2020 06/10/2020 16 £2819.00
11/10/2020 20/10/2020 16 £2819.00
25/10/2020 03/11/2020 16 £2819.00
08/11/2020 17/11/2020 16 £2899.00
22/11/2020 01/12/2020 16 £2899.00
06/12/2020 15/12/2020 16 £2899.00
20/12/2020 29/12/2020 16 £2919.00

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