Land based or cruise? Large ship or small? Sailing or motorized? Luxury style or explorer? Three nights or seven? Phew! We're exhausted just writing all that! Just like the wildlife you will see on the Galapagos Islands, there are a huge variety of options when it comes to exploring this ‘Showcase of Evolution’, located 1000km from the mainland of South America.
Galapagos - Your Way
But don't worry, our experts on the ground in Equador live and breathe the Galapagos and have hand-picked the most unique and enriching experiences available and we can match these to your preferred style of travel.
We have described a few of the options below but please remember, this is just the beginning. Just let us know what tickles your fancy and we’ll find the best way for you.
Would you like a Giant Tortoise with that?
Duration: 4 days/3 nights +
Location: ex Quito, Ecuador
Operation: Year round
A range of live aboard cruising styles can be arrranged – motorized yacht, sailing yacht, cruise ship, catamaran – which come with various star ratings and capacities from 10 to 100 people
Trip durations vary from 3 nights to 7 nights and include all meals and excursions
All cruises have a high educational content and feature on-board bilingual Naturalist Guides
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