18-to-Thirtysomethings: Galapagos Express (SEGB)
Trip Style: Information Not available
Service Level: Basic
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 16, avg 12
Meals Included: 4 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Snorkel with sea lions, travel by public speedboats around the Galapagos Islands, camp in the middle of it all to stay closer to nature, visit Charles Darwin Research Station, hike Sierra Negra Volcano.
The Galapagos Islands arent just all about cruising! Over a week's time and beginning and ending right in the heart of the action (the islands, of course), you'll stay active by snorkelling, hiking, and exploring the diverse terrain before slowing things down with wildlife exploration in the company of an expert Naturalist Guide. With plenty of options to stick around after the trip's done (or show up early for some independent adventuring beforehand), this is the perfect express trip for a most excellent Galapagos experience.
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- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 6/30/2019
- 7 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||San Cristobal Island||Day 1 San Cristobal Island|
Visit the Interpretation Centre in the afternoon to learn about the natural history of the area. Explore the trails around the centre and opt to snorkel at nearby Las Tijeretas. Included Activities: Interpretation Center Visit
|Day 2||San Cristobal Island||Day 2 San Cristobal Island|
Enjoy a free day to explore San Cristobal Island, where the sea lion population rivals the human one. Opt to snorkel at Kicker Rock, visit Playa Mann, or La LoberIa.
|Day 3||Isabela Island||Day 3 San Cristobal Island/Isabela Island (1L, 1D)|
Travel by speedboat to Isabela Island. Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife on the way and enjoy a stop for lunch on Floreana Island. Stretch your legs and enjoy a meal at the G supported-community restaurant to support the local community before continuing on to Isabela. Additional Notes: Please note that travel between islands is done by speedboat. The ride can be quite rough, especially from July to December. Make sure to bring sea sickness medication if you are prone to sea sickness. Included Activities: Floreana Community Restaurants Isabela Highlands Camping Transport: Boat
|Day 4||Isabela Island||Day 4 Isabela Island (1B, 1D)|
Hike the Sierra Negra Volcano for spectacular views from above. Enjoy free time in the afternoon to go snorkeling, visit the giant Tortoise breeding centre or the Flamingo lagoon. Additional Notes: Please note that space may be limited for optional activities during high season, these activities are operated by third-party operators and will be subject to availability. Included Activities: Sierra Negra Volcano Hike Isabela Highlands Camping Flamingo Lagoon Visit
|Day 5||Santa Cruz Island||Day 5 Isabela Island/Santa Cruz Island (1B)|
Transfer by speedboat back to Santa Cruz Island, visit the Charles Darwin Research Station and enjoy a night in the town of Puerto Ayora. Additional Notes: Please note, the accommodation for the night is multi-share in a hostel. Included Activities: Charles Darwin Research Station Visit Transport: Boat (2.00 hour(s))
|Day 6||Santa Cruz Island||Day 6 Santa Cruz Island (1B)|
Enjoy free time to explore Santa Cruz Island. Opt to visit the highlands, hike out to the stunning Tortuga Bay, or explore the otherworldly Las Grietas freshwater lagoon.
|Day 7||Puerto Ayora||Day 7 Puerto Ayora (1B)|
Depart at any time.
Local Flights: N/A
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
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