Cities & Galapagos Discovery - Charm

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  • Exoticca

Touch down in Quito, the oldest capital in South America, to discover its historic old town and Inca heritage. Next explore the abundant Galapagos Islands, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy the spectacular biodiversity of the island of San Cristobal. Relax on the paradise beaches and look out for rare blue-footed boobies and Galapagos tortoises.

Destinations
  • Ecuador
  • South America
Tour Types
  • Circuits
  • Beaches
  • Wildlife
  • Cities

Location: UK/Ireland - Quito

<p>Arrival at UK/Ireland departure airport ready to check in for a flight to Quito. Arrive in Quito, the capital of Ecuador and a city famed for its high vantage point in the Andean mountains, and its ancient Incan significance. Transfer to your hotel and spend the rest of the day at your leisure, exploring the relaxed culture of the Ecuadorian Sierra. Overnight stay.</p>

Accommodation Name: Hacienda San José de Puembo

Location: Quito - Galapagos (San Cristobal)

<p><strong>Breakfast</strong> at the hotel. Depart to the airport this morning for a flight to the <strong>Galapagos Islands</strong>, a true wonder of nature known for its immense biodiversity! San Cristobal is the easternmost Galapagos island and is home to a rich array of unique wildlife, such as blue and red-footed boobies, marine iguanas and Galapagos sea lions. It's also the island that Charles Darwin first explored during his research into the islands. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel and get comfortable. The remainder of the day is at your leisure to relax at the hotel or to take a walk on the beach. Overnight stay in San Cristobal.</p>

Accommodation Name: hotel Casa Opuntia

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Galapagos (San Cristobal)

<p>After <strong>breakfast</strong> at the hotel, the day is free for you to explore the Galapagos at your own. Overnight stay in San Cristobal.</p>

Accommodation Name: hotel Casa Opuntia

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Galapagos (San Cristobal)

<p><strong>Breakfast</strong> at the hotel. Set off on a <strong>full-day tour of San Cristobal</strong> to explore the delights of the island. Visit <strong>Galapaguera</strong>, home to amazing giant tortoises and observe diverse species of sea birds from <strong>Puerto Chino.</strong> The white sand here is perfect for a short rest before continuing to <strong>La Loberia</strong>, home to a large colony of sea lions who can be seen resting on the rocks. Return to your hotel and overnight stay in San Cristobal.</p>

Accommodation Name: hotel Casa Opuntia

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Galapagos (San Cristobal)

<p><strong>Breakfast</strong> at the hotel. Spend the day at your leisure, enjoying the beautiful beaches or the wonderful wildlife. Overnight in San Cristobal.</p>

Accommodation Name: hotel Casa Opuntia

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Galapagos (San Cristobal) - Guayaquil

<p><strong>Breakfast</strong> at the hotel. Head back to the mainland, with a flight from <strong>San Cristobal</strong> airport. Arrive in<strong> Guayaquil,</strong> and join a transfer to your hotel in the city centre. Guayaquil is the largest city in Ecuador and is located on the Pacific Coast. Overnight stay in Guayaquil.</p>

Accommodation Name: Unipark

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Guayaquil - Night on board

<p><strong>Breakfast</strong> at the hotel. At the indicated time, transfer to the airport for a flight back to theUK/Ireland. Night on board.</p>

Meals: Breakfast

Location: UK/Ireland

<p>Arrive in the UK/Ireland and end your trip.</p>

Included
  • -International flights: UK/Ireland - Quito, Guayaquil - UK/Ireland.
  • -Departures from main UK/Ireland airports.
  • -Internal flights: Quito - Galapagos, Galapagos - Guayaquil. *
  • -6 nights accommodation in Charm and Deluxe category hotels.
  • -Transfers.
  • -All air taxes & fuel surcharge.
  • -Visits and entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary.
  • -ATOL Protection.
  • Meals
    -6 breakfasts.

Escorted Tour holidays with Exoticca

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Exoticca caters to every type of traveller by offering group tours and private tours, as well as premium and luxury holiday packages and carefully planned excursions. With many years of experience in the bag, the company has developed strong relationships with its partners to enable the team to negotiate exclusive deals to save you money on your chosen escorted tours. Plus, you can pay for your Exoticca tour in instalments to make it easy for you to budget for your trip.

The team behind this trusted tour operator is made up of travel enthusiasts who are dedicated to providing the utmost level of comfort, quality and innovation to help make your trip as amazing as possible and to ensure all of your wishes are fulfilled. All tours include international flights, transfers, most meals and an English-speaking guide, along with unrivalled levels of customer service. When it comes to the itineraries, each one is crafted by destination experts so that Exoticca can always offer holidays and escorted tours of an exceptionally high standard, no matter whether you choose a premium or luxury package.

You can choose from a wide array of exciting and enriching escorted tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania and the Americas to suit your tour style and interests. For example, you can head to Rovaniemi in Finland to meet Santa Claus, see the treasures of Tuscany or experience a magical trip through the Baltic capitals. If you want to travel further afield, you can go on a luxury African adventure, discover the exotic islands and beaches of Malaysia or explore some of the most magnificent rainforests in the world on a Costa Rica tour. Whichever tour you book, you’ll always have plenty of free time to enjoy your chosen destination at your will.

The essence of Exoticca’s way of travelling lies in its respect and admiration for other cultures and is why the team collaborates with charities for good causes and helps those in less fortunate regions of the planet. You’ll also be pleased to know that every holiday and escorted tour is ATOL and ABTA protected, giving you peace of mind that you won’t ever lose the money you have paid for your trip.

 

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