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Sitting in the Pacific Ocean some 600 miles from the coast of Ecuador are 19 islands and dozens of rocks and islets that make up the impeccable, otherworldly and on-many-a-bucket-list archipelago of the Galapagos Islands.

Since 1835, when Charles Darwin first famously visited the islands that inspired his theory of evolution, little about its unique ecosystem has changed. Famed for the utterly unique animal species to be found not only in the archipelago as a whole, but on each individual island within, visiting this incredible destination – where the animals continue to roam the islands in absolute freedom – is truly an experience like no other.

Our holidays to the Galapagos Islands start from £3,199 per person, get prices for your perfect trip.

Thanks to its isolation and World Heritage Site status, the human footprint on the islands is still minimal, meaning the animals in the Galapagos are beautifully unfazed by human presence and often wander to within an excitingly close proximity thanks to their own curiosity of these strange human visitors.

But it's not only the wildlife that will wow you. Whilst famed – and quite rightly so – for its unparalleled wildlife encounters, the archipelago's landscapes are just as unique, varied and impressive as its wildlife. Barren coastlines characterised by volcanic rock formations and lava fields are alternated with lush green highlands, sunken volcano craters and spectacular white-sand beaches leading into sparkling crystal-clear waters.

This is genuinely the world's greatest, most beautiful wildlife destination and makes for a holiday truly unlike any other.

Galapagos Cruises

Given their remote location out in the Pacific Ocean, and covering a whopping 45,000 square kilometres of ocean, it will come as no surprise that taking a cruise is one of the best ways to enjoy the Galapagos Islands. Sail around the paradisiacal islands, past dolphins and the occasional whale, before exploring secret coves and rocky outcrops that are impossible to reach any way other than by boat. Many places in the Galapagos are in fact only open to cruise ship passengers, so for the fullest experience of this magical destination, you’ll want to take to the water. 
Learn more about cruising in the Galapagos on our Galapagos Cruises page.

Galapagos land-based holidays

Maybe your sea legs aren't up to a purely boat-based holiday, or perhaps you just want a bit more time to explore this unique part of the world on foot. Whatever the reason, a land-based holiday in the Galapagos – whether for your whole stay or as an add-on following a shorter cruise – will certainly not leave you feeling as though you've missed out. From incredible volcanic landscapes to white sandy beaches, verdant forests to gleaming rock pools, not to mention the amazing birds and other incredible and unique wildlife around every corner, exploring on foot has never been more exciting. And with stunning accommodation, island-hopping day trips and all manner of land- or water-based excursions available, a land-based holiday in the Galapagos is sure to be your most magical nature-immersed-holiday yet.   
Visit our Galapagos land-based holidays page to learn more.

Book with Latin Routes

We know that planning a trip to somewhere as remote, unique and – quite frankly – special, as the Galapagos Islands can be a little overwhelming.

Well worry not, that's where we come in. Here at Latin Routes we are uniquely placed to help you plan your perfect trip, and ensure you get the most out of your Galapagos experience. Whether you want a cruise or land-based holiday, or both. Whether you want a Truly Individual tailor-made holiday, or to travel in a small group on one of our escorted tours… We can organise it all, and we'll uniquely package your holiday so as to include every detail, destination and activity that is important to you. So tell us all about your dreams and ideals, and we will do all the hard work from there.

Ready to start planning your Ecuador & Galapagos Holiday? Complete our enquiry form to get in touch or call one of our Travel Specialists directly on 0208 546 6222.

Are you In need of more holiday inspiration? Check out some of our Ecuador itinerary ideas.

Galapagos Adventure


A 6-day itinerary to explore the Ecuadorian capital of Quito, before discover the paradise islands and remarkable wildlife of this famous archipelago with our Galápagos Adventure holiday.

Truly Individual Holiday + Cruise

 From £3,970 pp



Ecuador & Peru

Combine the highlights of two amazing countries in one fantastic 20 day holiday.

Truly Individual Holiday + Cruise

From £5,199 pp


Galapagos Discovery

Discover the Galapagos Islands with a flavour of Ecuador on this 11 day holiday.

Truly Individual Holiday + Cruise

From £3,199 pp


Galapagos Sailing Special

Experience the Galapagos under wind power alone on this authentic 13-day holiday.

Truly Individual Holiday + Cruise

From £3,499 pp


Highlights of Ecuador

Discover many of Ecuador’s best highlights in an action packed 17-day holiday.

Truly Individual Holiday + Cruise

From £3,899 pp


Luxury Galapagos Cruise Holiday

Explore the Galapagos in style aboard the WildAid Passion, in a 9-day holiday.

Truly Individual Holiday + Cruise

 From £6,599 pp


Luxury Ecuador Wildlife

A 14-day itinerary to explore the Amazon Rainforest and the Galapagos Islands.

Truly Individual Holiday + Cruise

From £6,999 pp

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