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Highlights of Colombia, Ecuador & Galapagos
16 days from €8,995pp
Visit the wildlife prolific Galapagos Islands.
Stay in a traditional Finca in the coffee growing region, explore the region and try your hand at some coffee production.
Enjoy the historical centre of Bogotá.
Explore the fortified city of Cartagena.
- The Galapagos Islands
- Hacienda Bambusa
- Hacienda Bambusa
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Includes international flights from Ireland.
Day 1 International outbound flight
International outbound flight
Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Quito.
Day 2 Quito
Day 3 Quito
Day 4 On-board ship (Galapagos Islands)
Day 5 On-board ship (Galapagos Islands)
Today will be spent exploring Isabela Island. Lava herons are often spotted in the mangroves here, as are sea lions and Galapagos penguins. There is an optional snorkel and swim: white-tipped reef sharks often come to rest in the shallow waters. In the afternoon you'll hike to the Sierra Negra and Chio volcanoes, exploring how the landscape has been shaped by volcanic activity.
Day 6 On-board ship (Galapagos Islands)
Today you'll explore Isabela Island further, journeying to the mangroves and lakes on the north coast which are a haven for birdlife. In the afternoon you'll take a Zodiac trip around Elizabeth Bay. Wildlife commonly seen here includes sea turtles, spotted eagle rays and flightless cormorants.
Day 7 On-board ship (Galapagos Islands)
This morning you'll explore Fernandina Island, which has the largest population of marine iguanas in the Galapagos. Later you'll take a Zodiac tour of Tagus Cove on Isabela island, keeping an eye out for Galapagos penguins, and take a short but steep hike up the cliff side for great views over the island and some nearby volcanoes.
Day 8 On-board ship (Galapagos Islands)
Today you'll visit Santiago Island, with optional snorkeling and kayaking around a beach that's a nesting site for marine turtles.
Day 9 Bogota
Today you will disembark your cruise and will fly back to mainland Ecuador where you will connect with a flight to Bogota. In Colombia you will be met and taken to your hotel for the night.
Day 10 Hacienda Bambusa
Day 11 Hacienda Bambusa
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Day 12 Cartagena
Day 13 Cartagena
Day 14 Cartagena
Day 15 International return flight
Day 16 International return flight
International return flight
Arrive home today to complete your journey.
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