City Perks, Island Glory – 9Days Ecuador package $3,673 pp
9 Days/ 8 Nights
This programme includes the main attractions of two of the most important cities in Ecuador: its capital city, Quito, and its main port, Guayaquil, in combination with the Galapagos Islands, a UNESCO-declared Natural Heritage Site. At the Finch Bay Eco Hotel guests experience the enchanted Galapagos Islands at their pace, mixing exploration with relaxation.
Day by Day
Hotel Oro Verde for two nights: Our 236 rooms and suites, recently refurbished, have all the services you can expect from a world class hotel. High speed WIFI Internet, 300 thread sheets, mini bar with complimentary soft drinks, coffee maker and electric kettle in your room are some of the amenities we have for you.
This visit includes the main attractions of the Port of Guayaquil: Centennial Plaza, 9th of October Boulevard, the Plaza of the Administration and the striking Government and Municipal Buildings, the famous Moorish Clock Tower and Bolívar Park, with an equestrian statue of South America's liberator, Simón Bolívar, Malecon 2000, the Crystal Palace, the Integration Square, the Plaza of the Flags the Plaza Olmedo, La Rotonda, and the oldest neighbohoods of Guayaquil, Barrio Las Peñas.
The award-winning Finch Bay Eco Hotel lies just steps from the beach in a secluded location, across the bay from Puerto Ayora on the island of Santa Cruz. Guests cherish the hotel’s privacy, natural surroundings, swimming pool, fine dining and superb service.
The Finch Bay, Galapagos Hotel, offers an alternative way of experiencing the Galapagos Islands to taking an expedition cruise. Our 5 day/4 night all-inclusive package combine exploring visitor sites within the National Park, aboard the hotel’s own yacht, with days full of learning and relaxation closer to the hotel on Santa Cruz Island.
Finch Bay infrastructure and activities are entirely orientated to a concept of true ecotourism – it has won numerous awards for its conservation efforts.
Delicious, healthy international and Galapagos-inspired dishes are prepared daily by The hotel’s qualified Executive Chef , using the freshest ingredients – including many from its organic vegetable garden.
Guests experience these remarkable islands at their own pace, exploring both land and sea wonders: Enriching, relaxing, life-changing. The Galapagos, the Finch Bay way.
Note: Quito airport is located about one and half hours from Quito depending on traffic conditions, please make sure you do not leave anything behind.
Hotel Mercure Alameda for two nights: Comfort, elegance in the decor and good service, are elements that are present in each of the 147 rooms at the Mercure Hotel Alameda. It is possible to get a restful sleep in our rooms that are equipped with all the comforts and security that an international hotel requires. Most of our rooms offer beautiful landscapes views of the city of Quito.
They are equipped with soundproof windows. We provide all the safety rules required by the demanding traveler. In addition, we make available the latest in technology for your absolute comfort. Staying at the Mercure ALAMEDA Hotel will make your stay in the Ecuadorian capital unforgettable.
Quito’s colonial quarter, the largest and best preserved of South America, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We will stroll at the Independence Plaza, flanked by the Cathedral, the Presidential Palace, the Municipal Building and the Archbishop’s Palace. We will visit the temple of *La Compañía de Jesús and its awesome gilded interior. We will continue on to the Monastery of San Francisco, one the of great religious buildings of the New World; its impressive façade and atrium that lead to its Baroque interior influenced by Moorish style, with the winged Virgin of Quito at its main altar. The tour ends at a lookout point with a great view of Quito.
- Transfers from/to international flights. Buffet Breakfast at hotel Oro Verde in Guayaquil and Mercure Alameda in Quito.
- Air Ticket Guayaquil-Baltra-Quito
- All meals at Finch Bay Hotel.
- Transfer in/out Galapagos.
- 2 days of yacht excursions aboard the hotel’s own yacht, the Sea Lion.
- 2 full days of exploring Santa Cruz Island.
- 1 visit to the Charles Darwin Research Station.
- Optional activities including: kayaking and mountain biking.
- Alcoholic beverages
- Laundry or valet services
- And additional items
- Sea Kayaks
- Galapagos National Park Entrance Fee
- Migration Control Card
Regular price: $ 4,052 pp
Package price: $ 3,673 pp
- Promotion only for these specific dates, and subject to availability
- Accommodation in double/twin standard room
- Garden View twin/double room at Finch Bay hotel
- Price per person based on twin/double standard occupancy
- Hotels subject to availability (or similar standard)
- $ 500 pp nonrefundable deposit
- Not applicable with other promotions.
- Restrictions apply
- Exclusively for direct customers
- Exclusively for travel agencies (maximum commission 10%)
- For special conditions for Tour Operators, please contact us
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