Destinations
Trip Types
  • Travel Style
  • Interests and Activities
  • Tour Ideas by Month
  • Continents and Regions

Ecuador Group Tour of Galapagos

  • Off the beaten track
Embark on a once in a life time experience, to the most unique archipelago in the word, the Galapagos Islands! Experience the incredible flora and fauna, the gorgeous islands and the quaint city of Puerto Baquerizo Moreno. On this trip, you will see the home of the Giant Tortoises, snorkel with sea lions, see the blue-footed booby bird and hike in the beautiful nature. With you on the tours, ...

Embark on a once in a life time experience, to the most unique archipelago in the word, the Galapagos Islands! Experience the incredible flora and fauna, the gorgeous islands and the quaint city of Puerto Baquerizo Moreno. On this trip, you will see thehome of the Giant Tortoises, snorkel with sea lions, see the blue-footed booby bird and hike in the beautiful nature. With you on the tours, you will have experienced and knowledgeable guides, who will share everything they know about this marvelous area... 

See more
Tour itinerary includes
  • Island
    Island
  • Snorkeling and diving
    Snorkeling and diving
  • Walking and trekking
    Walking and trekking
  • Bird watching
    Bird watching
  • Nature observation
    Nature observation

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival at San Cristobal 

Welcome to the worlds most unique archipelago!

• Upon arrival at San Cristobal airport you will be met by your tour leader.

• Visit the interpretation center to get an introduction to this unique archipelago

• Continue with a hike to Cerro de las Tijeretas´´ and other viewpoints to observe various animals!

• Have a free evening to explore the gorgeous city of Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Transport: Private - Guide: English-speaking nature guide

Visited:
San Cristobal

Day 2: Boat Trip Around San Cristóbal

Let the exploring continue, by sea!

• Hop on the boat to all the natural highlights of this Island, León Dormido & Puerto Grande!

• See the sea bird population on the volcanic León Dormido...

• Continue to the white beach at the bay Puerto Grande for swimming and snorkeling!

• During your snorkel session, you will see more than fishes and shells... 

• Depending on day, visit the beach of Maglecito or Punta Carola instead of Puerto Grande.

Transport: Shared - Guide: English-speaking nature guide

Visited:
San Cristobal

Day 3: The Gorgeous Island of San Cristobal

Time to discover the incredible fauna...

• See the highlands of San Cristobal, and the home of the Giant Tortoises, "Galapaguera de Cerro Colorado”.

• Take a swim in the afternoon at the beach of Puerto Chino, accompanied by several sea lions!

• Continue the "Loberia", the perfect place to watch the sea lions more closely. 

• Here, you can either enjoy another snorkeling sessions, or just relax on this magical beach...

Transport: Private - Guide: English-speaking nature guide

Visited:
San Cristobal

Day 4: Boat Excursion to Española Island 

Ever seen a blue-footed booby? 

• Head to the gorgeous Island of Española in the morning, and stop at Punta Suarez. 

• Hike to the famous blowhole, and see unique the blue-footed boobies bird on the way!

• After lunch, visit the Gardner Bay, a marvelous white sand beach, home to several sea lions!

• Enjoy and explore the incredible marine life while snorkeling...

Transport: Shared - Guide: English-speaking nature guide (boat trip)

Visited:
San Cristobal, Espanola Island

Day 5: Last Day of the Adventure 

Where are you off to know?

• Enjoy the beach one last time before hitting the road. 

Transfer to the airport, and fly to Quito or Guayaquil. 

• We hope you have enjoyed you stay in this unique paradise, and wish you a safe trip! 

Transport: Private - Guide: No guide

Visited:
San Cristobal

San Cristobal Espanola Island

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $940 / 5 days
Excluding international flights
2 PaxSingle Supplement
Price per person$940$260

Included in price:

  • Transport according to itinerary
  • Qualified tour guiding according to itinerary
  • Accomodation in the booked hotel category (standard/comfort)
  • Meals according to Itinerary
  • All activities and excursions in accordance with the itinerary
  • A boat trip from Santa Cruz to the following islands (depending on availability): Plazas, Seymour, Santa Fé, Bartolomé, Floreana, Cerro Dragón
  • A boat trip (¹) from San Cristobal to the following islands (depending on availability): León Dormido, Punta Pitt

Not included in price:

  • National flights to the Galapagos Islands
  • Beverages and meals that are not listed in the itinerary
  • Personal expenses and tips
  • All not activities that are not listed in the itinerary or optional
  • Entrance fee:  - Entrance to the national park Galapagos (100 US$) - Galapagos transit card (20 US$)
  • Fees for excess baggage for the flight within Galapagos (²)
  • Snorkeling equipment on the boat (5 US$ per day)
  • Passenger ferry between Baltra and Santa Cruz (1US$ per direction)
  • Water taxis to embark for island transfers (1 US$ per ride)

Itinerary not quite right for you?

Create your custom-made trip Browse all tour ideas in Ecuador (10)

Other tour ideas

Tour ideas by activity, interest, or seasonality