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Galapagos Family Holiday

From £1612 for 8 days
Trip Overview
The Galapagos Islands are home to some of the rarest animals on the planet and this trip gives the whole family a unique opportunity to learn about the biology and diversity of this paradise. Everyone will enjoy spotting the myriad animals in their natural environment as they graze, sleep and play on the beaches, mountains and rocks of the islands of Santa Cruz and San Cristobal. Snorkel beside sea lions, marvel at the plodding majesty of giant tortoises, spot frigatebirds, blue-footed boobies and Galapagos crabs, and keep an eye out for marine iguanas, whales, dolphins and sharks as you explore this natural paradise. You’ll experience (animal) life like never before together on this beautiful family-focused expedition to the Galapagos.
Essential Info
Starts: Quito
Ends: Quito
Ages: Min 5
Theme: Family, Wildlife
Trip Code: IGLFB
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Ecuador
What's Included

Meals

7 Breakfasts included
1 Lunches included

Transport

Boat,Speed boat

Accommodation

Hotels (7 nights)

Trip Highlights

•   As well as exploring some of the archipelago's finest islands by boat, you'll get to know the locals by staying in small, friendly hotels

•   Snorkelling with sea lions is an incredible and surreal experience, and there are few better places to do so than Islas Lobos, home of the world's second largest sea lion colony

•   One of the joys of the Galapagos is to be surrounded by birds like boobies and frigatebirds who often have not even the slightest interest you're there

•   Incredible photo opportunities await around every corner – not least of Kicker Rock, the marvellous twin volcanic peaks seen sitting in the ocean from the top of Cerro Tijeratas

•   The colourful human history of Floreana, shrouded in mystery and mayhem, has a story for everyone. It's sure to be a hit with the family

•   With spare time in Quito and Isla Santa Cruz, you can spend quality time with the family – perhaps with further hiking or visiting local markets

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 3rd Apr 2021
Returning: 10th Apr 2021
£2,075pp
£1,660pp

* Plus $120 USD
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Availability: Good
Departing: 3rd Jul 2021
Returning: 10th Jul 2021
£2,015pp
£1,612pp

* Plus $120 USD
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Availability: Good
Departing: 31st Jul 2021
Returning: 7th Aug 2021
£2,015pp
£1,612pp

* Plus $120 USD
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Availability: Good
Departing: 7th Aug 2021
Returning: 14th Aug 2021
£2,015pp
£1,612pp

* Plus $120 USD
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Availability: Good
Departing: 28th Dec 2021
Returning: 4th Jan 2022
£2,015pp

* Plus $120 USD
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Availability: Good
Departing: 8th Jan 2022
Returning: 15th Jan 2022
£2,115pp

* Plus $120 USD
Availability: Good
Departing: 2nd Apr 2022
Returning: 9th Apr 2022
£2,115pp

* Plus $120 USD
Availability: Good
Departing: 9th Apr 2022
Returning: 16th Apr 2022
£2,115pp

* Plus $120 USD
Availability: Good
Departing: 2nd Jul 2022
Returning: 9th Jul 2022
£2,115pp

* Plus $120 USD
Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Bienvenidos! Welcome to Ecuador. Sitting at an altitude of 2,850 metres, under the gaze of Volcan Pichincha, Quito is one of the most attractive cities in South America. Your adventure starts with a welcome meeting at 5 pm. You can arrive at any time as there are no activities planned until this important meeting. If you have time beforehand, take a walk down the famous Calle La Ronda, Quito's oldest street. La Ronda is a peek into the colonial past of the city. This awesome street offers the city's best in one place. You may even wish to arrive a day or two early and explore further beyond the city, visiting Otavalo, Cotopaxi or the Cloud Forest.
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