- Galapagos Islands
Galapagos Islands - "Darwin's laboratory" and a truly unique location with incredibly fearless wildlife.
Ecuadorian Amazon - Visit one of the Amazon's most recognised eco-lodges and get involved in helping the local Ecuadorian community.
Quito - A UNESCO World Heritage Site with fine colonial architecture.
What our specialists say...
An itinerary to appeal from anyone with a general interest in nature through to the most serious naturalist. This itinerary explores the Amazon and Galapagos, some of the planet's most diverse natural landscapes. Furthermore, your Amazon lodge is dedicated to sustainable tourism, and affords you the opportunity to get involved with the local community.
We recommend this trip for:
- Minga Lodge
- Galapagos Islands
Itinerary idea in detail
Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Day 1 Quito
International outbound flight , Quito
Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Quito. On arrival in the capital you'll be met and taken to your hotel in the historic centre.
Day 2 Quito
Day 3 Minga Lodge
Day 4 Minga Lodge
Day 5 Minga Lodge
Shared excursions and community involvement in the Amazon.
Day 6 Quito
Day 7 Galapagos Islands
You will be transferred to Quito airport this morning, for the beginning of your Galapagos adventure. You'll be met by the boat crew and taken over the Itabaca Canal to the town of Puerto Ayora for the beginning of your expedition cruise.
Day 8 Galapagos Islands
Today you will explore Floreana, and the green sand beach of Punta Cormorant. You will snorkel and walk to look for flamingos, turtles as well as a huge array of bird and marine life. In the afternoon visit Post Office Bay.
Day 9 Galapagos Islands
Today you will explore the breathtaking Espanola, the only place to see the endemic waved albatross (from April - Dec). You will visit Punta Suarez and Gardner Bay in the afternoon, where you can snorkel.
Day 10 Galapagos Islands
Day 11 International return flight
Day 12 International return flight
International return flight
Arrive home today to complete your journey.
Contact a specialist
The specialist who designs your trip to Ecuador will have explored the country many times and, in some cases, lived there. Their first-hand knowledge gives us the belief that no other travel company can match our expertise in helping you plan your trip. Your dedicated specialist will take the time to understand your preferences and build them into an itinerary to match, working to your budget. He or she will keep perfecting it until you’re completely happy and ready to book.Watch our tailor-made process ›
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