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Galapagos Experience

From £761 for 7 days
Trip Overview
Follow in the footsteps of Charles Darwin on this wildlife-filled Lonely Planet Experience through nature’s playground. Snorkel with sea lions, get up close to giant tortoises, scale a volcanic crater and discover the incredible evolutionary history of the Galapagos Islands, all under the guidance of an expert naturalist guide. With accommodation on Isla San Cristobal, Isla Santa Cruz and Isla Isabela, this trip is perfect for people who don’t want to tour the islands on a cruise. Included activities are both educational and immersive, while still allowing you plenty of free time to relax or get active at your own pace.
Essential Info
Starts: Isla San Cristobal
Ends: Isla Santa Cruz
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery, Sailing, Wildlife
Trip Code: IGGRX
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Ecuador
What's Included

Meals

6 Breakfasts included

Transport

Speed boat,Private Vehicle,Public bus

Accommodation

Hotel (6 nights)

Trip Highlights

•   The Galapagos Islands played a profound role in forming Charles Darwin's Theory of Natural Selection. Explore the islands on this in-depth adventure, coming face-to-face with some of the most extraordinary wildlife on earth

•   Get your blood pumping as you scale a volcano on Isabela Island

•   Get up close and personal with giant tortoises on Santa Cruz Island. These nearly extinct creatures are one of the greatest drawcards to the Galapagos

•   Snorkel through underwater worlds replete with colourful wildlife

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 5th Mar 2021
Returning: 11th Mar 2021
£925pp
£761pp

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Availability: Good
Departing: 2nd Apr 2021
Returning: 8th Apr 2021
£940pp
£773pp

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Departing: 23rd Apr 2021
Returning: 29th Apr 2021
£955pp
£785pp

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Availability: Good
Departing: 7th May 2021
Returning: 13th May 2021
£955pp
£785pp

* Plus $130 USD
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Availability: Good
Departing: 4th Jun 2021
Returning: 10th Jun 2021
£955pp
£785pp

* Plus $130 USD
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Availability: Good
Departing: 2nd Jul 2021
Returning: 8th Jul 2021
£990pp
£813pp

* Plus $130 USD
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Availability: Good
Departing: 23rd Jul 2021
Returning: 29th Jul 2021
£990pp
£813pp

* Plus $130 USD
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Availability: Good
Departing: 6th Aug 2021
Returning: 12th Aug 2021
£990pp
£813pp

* Plus $130 USD
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Availability: Good
Departing: 27th Aug 2021
Returning: 2nd Sep 2021
£990pp
£813pp

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Itinerary & Notes
Welcome to your Lonely Planet Experience with Intrepid! Meet the other travellers in your group, either at San Cristobal Airport or the hotel listed in the ‘Joining point’ section of the Essential Trip Information. Check in to your hotel and then kick-start your adventure with an included visit to the Galapagos Interpretation Center to learn about the human and natural history of this island cluster. Afterwards, you’ll have your first snorkel at Tijeretas where you may be joined on your swim by sea turtles, rays, fish and sea lions.
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