Ecuador & Galápagos Islands Cruise
- Duration: 10 or 16 days
- Group size: 15-35
- Reviews: 155
Ecuador puts new meaning behind the saying, “good things come in small packages.” In terms of flora, fauna, and opportunities for viewing unique local wildlife, this South American country runs the gamut. Journey to Quito for a taste of Ecuadorean culture and Spanish colonial history. Then, island hop through the Galápagos, where you’ll move from mangrove swamps to lava flows to sunny shorelines, encountering scores of exotic creatures along the way. End in the indigenous city of Otavalo, famous for its colorful market.
- 4 nights in handpicked hotels
- 4 nights aboard the M/V Galápagos Legend cruise ship
- 8 breakfasts
- 5 lunches
- 5 dinners
- Cerro Panecillo
- Old Quarter Quito
- La Compañía
- Rábida Island
- snorkeling with sea turtles
The Galapagos Island hopping with Machu Picchu extension was fantastic. I only have a few comments to assist with making the next traveler's experience even better. It should be made clear that if in fact you have issues with altitude, it is entirely possible you may struggle with walking up/aroun...
it was all i expected and more. one of the palaces in ayora was a 3.5 star but all else was fine. the ship galapagos legend was superb. i cannot give enough praise to our guide,juan carlos. he is a tremendous asset to your company.
This was our first trip with GoAhead and have no regrets. Everything was outstanding! This is not an easy trip. We were kept busy all of the time. Getting in and out of the boats on Galapagos is not an easy task, but the guides were very understanding and most helpful. The snorkeling was great fu...
I think everyone should have this experience. I’m sure I’m not alone when I say “ I never dreamt in a million years that I would be able to see the beauty of Ecuador, specifically the Galapagos” Thr country, the people, the customs and the history was enriched every single day by our smart and amaz...
Our Galapagos trip was fantastic! We learned so much about Ecuadorian culture, flora and fauna! Our Tour Director, naturalists and Legend crew were professional, courteous and caring, helping to make our overall experience a once in a lifetime! I cant say enough about how safe we felt, comfortabl...
Here's the nitty-gritty—where you’ll stay, how you’ll get there, and what to know about your destination before you go.
We handpick every hotel to strike the balance of comfort, location, and local charm. Specific accommodations will vary based on your departure date, but these are frequently used hotels for this tour and we're confident you'll be satisfied.
This contemporary hotel is located in La Mariscal district of Quito. Guests enjoy two restaurants, a wine bar, a fitness center, and free Wi-Fi. Nearb...
This boutique cruise ship sails in the waters around the Galápagos Islands. Guests enjoy a pool and jacuzzi, gym, and stargazing area. Nearby, you’ll ...
An hour and a half north of Quito, Hacienda Pinsaqui is ideally located at the foot of Imbabura volcano and in the heart of the province of lakes in E...
Hacienda Cusin is a restored seventeenth century farmhouse, is located 8500 feet above sea level in the mountains of Ecuador. This very special and un...
Round-trip flights are one more thing we handle to make your journey as smooth as possible. Our team of travel experts will find the best flight itinerary for you at a competitive rate, thanks to our partnerships with top airlines.
- Round-trip flight for your tour
- Airport transfers at your destination
- A great price locked in today
- 24/7 support from our dedicated service team
- Options for arriving early, staying longer, or requesting an upgrade
- Flexible rebooking options if your tour itinerary changes
- Find out more about flights
High 61°F Low 41°F
High 63°F Low 56°F
High 64°F Low 38°F
High 71°F Low 50°F