Home on the Equator: Quito and Galapagos Exploration

Quito & Galapagos Islands Tours – Head up into the Andes mountains, walk down the very first UNESCO World Heritage Site that is the Historic Centre of Quito and top it off with an eye-opening exploration of the enchanted isles.

8 Days / 7 Nights program

Day by Day

Day 1: Arrival transfer from airport to hotel in Quito. Overnight at Hotel JW Marriot
Day 2: AM: City tour + visit Guayasamin Museum. PM: visit the Middle of the World Monument. Welcome Dinner at La Hacienda Restaurant (wine included). Overnight at Hotel JW Marriot
Day 3: Transfer out to Galapagos flight
Day 3-7: Galapagos cruise: 5 Days / 4 Nights cruise on board of Isabela Yacht II (Central Islands Itinerary)
Day 7: Transfer in Quito, overnight at Hotel JW Marriot
Day 8: Transfer out Quito for international flight

Regular price: $4,551 pp
Package price: $3,864 pp

Notes, Included and Not Included

  • This is a preliminary costing; hotels may vary according to availability
  • All entrance fees are subject to change without previous notice
  • Rates are quoted in double accommodations
  • The program is quoted beginning on Saturday
  • You can combine this program with any of our Galapagos cruises’ itineraries. Our travel experts will customize your request and quote based on your needs
  • Prices valid for departures on 2018, except Peak Season (Dec. 24 – Jan. 01)
  • Subject to availability
  • $ 500 pp nonrefundable deposit
  • Not applicable with other promotions
  • Restrictions apply
  • Exclusively for direct customers
  • Transportation airport / hotel / airport
  • Nights of accommodation in double rooms
  • Tips for guide and driver
  • Hotel taxes
  • Private services with English-speaking guides
  • Permanent assistance
  • Isabela II: Accommodations, all meals, island sightseeing, naturalist guides and lecture services in English/Spanish only, snorkelling gear, internet*, luggage handling, medical care on board (but not the cost of medication), taxes and transfers in the islands
  • Air Ticket Quito-Galapagos-Guayaquil
  • Galapagos National Park Entrance Fee*
  • Migration Control Card*
  • Alcoholic ** and non alcoholic beverage, gratuities, laundry or valet services, gifts and additional items
  • Internet / Wi-Fi ***
  • Wetsuits (available for rent)

* At your request, we can include the Galapagos National Park entrance fee of US$100 and migration control card fee of US$20 (subject to change). However, please note that, due to administrative and operational reasons, these fees can only be included when guests travel on the operation departure date. This service does not apply for guests who travel before a departure date (even if the departure is with us).

** Please note, we charge guests who wish to bring bottles of wine and/or spirits aboard our vessels a corkage fee of $27+taxes.

*** Note: internet connections onboard consist of 2 computer stations in the business center and wifi in the yacht’s social areas; due to the Galapagos’ remote location, internet connections are intermittent and low-bandwidth.

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