Quito to Galapagos Island: Enjoy the charming islands
Quito to Galapagos Island Tour Details: Quito – Otavalo – Santa Cruz – Pinzón – Isabela – Baltra –Quito
This unforgettable tour starts with a whole view of Quito, enjoying its Colonial Center, landscapes and history. Then you will visit “Teleférico” and City Middle of the World. Otavalo Market Place will be in your itinerary too. After enjoying the highlands, you will meet the last Natural Paradise on Earth, Galapagos Islands and be witness incredible natural scene and share with unique species. You will visit: Santa Cruz, Pinzon, Isabela and Baltra Islands.
|Type of travel||Family, Nature|
|Duration||8 days / 7 nights|
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Arrive at Quito´s airport, reception, and transfer to the hotel in the modern district, check in (15:00 hours). Overnight.
Enjoying Quito, walking around its Colonial Center, its World Heritage Churches. Visit “La Ronda” street, “Teleférico”, Middle of the World Monument, and “Intiñan Museum”.
Enjoy a day in the Otavalo marketplace, Peguche, Cuicocha Lake, and San Pablo Lake.
Flight Quito – Baltra. Arrival in Santa Cruz. Visit “El Chato” Reserve and to Charles Darwin Station at Puerto Ayora.
Boat ride to Pinzon Island, about 1:30 hours. Walking to search for blue-footed boobies and endemic species. Enjoy snorkeling sessions.
Flight to Isabela Island. Visit Las Tintoreras, a chain of small islets where it’s possible to see sea lions, marine turtles, iguanas, manta rays, and sharks.
Isabela Tunnels. Departure by boat to Cabo Rosa (45 min) an ideal place to snorkel where you can see sharks, turtles/sea lions, sea lions, rays, seahorses, and many tropical fish.
Isabela – Baltra. Board on the flight to Quito or Guayaquil. Arrival and connection with international flight.