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Discover the Galapagos Islands With an Introduction to Ecuador

Our 7-day Galapagos Cruise Discovery holiday is the perfect choice for exploring the Galapagos Islands and visiting Ecuador along the way. The holiday spends three nights in Quito at the start which is perfect for learning about Ecuador’s way of life.

On day four, it's straight off to the Galapagos Islands for a 4-day cruise around the archipelago to see the unique wildlife that call these islands home. 

If you would like to increase your cruise length, change the route or upgrade. Latin Routes has access to a large range of expedition ships from a 12-person catamaran able to anchor in the heart of the action, to a 100-passenger motor yacht offering expedition cruising with all the comforts of a 5* hotel.

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  • Visit Quito, Ecuador’s capital and the first city to be declared a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Visit the middle of the world and stand on the equator.
  • Explore Otavalo market in search of Ecuadorian handicrafts.
  • Observe the endemic species of the Galapagos archipelago and enjoy its beautiful scenery.
  • Enjoy a 4-day / 3 night cruise visiting famous Galapagos islands

Quick Itinerary

Days 1 - 3 - Quito

Days  4 - 6 - The Galapagos Islands

Day  7 -  Transfer to the airport for your onward flight

From £3,099 per person

Add international flights to Ecuador from the UK from £699 per person

Price based on departures in 2021, 2 people sharing a room. See price tab for detailed information.

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Any element of this holiday can be made truly individual to your requirements, including the places you want to see and the things that are important to you. Just contact one of our Travel Specialists today.

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Archipel I - Comfort

The Archipel l offers space and comfort; the stability and speed make this catamaran a perfect partner for the adventure of discovering the Galapagos Islands. The catamaran's 8 cabins are minimalistic, light and bright and all come with private bathrooms, hot water and air-conditioning. The 8 cabins are all on the main deck, 6 with twin beds and 2 with double beds. Cabin doors face inwards towards the communal areas, creating more of friendly group atmosphere. You will be sure to come away with a new set of friends by the end of the cruise.

The Archipel l also has a comfortable dining room, library, an indoor bar, a bar on the upper deck and a spacious sun deck. The boat also has a complete crew including a naturalist guide level III, who has been trained and licensed by the Galapagos National Park at the Charles Darwin Research Station.

Ships detailed above are for indication only. Latin Routes works with over 50 ships in the Galapagos and the exact ship will depend upon your preferences and departure date. Ship chosen may affect the price.

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  • Tailormake your holiday, including the destinations, inclusions and budget
  • From charming guesthouses to 5* luxury, we have a wide range of accommodation to suit you
  • Our Travel Specialists will help you to create your perfect holiday to Latin America

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  • You will be accompanied throughout by an experienced Latin Routes tour leader
  • Size does matter! This is why we keep our groups' maximum number to 16
  • Make Your Day Individual - Choose from 3 different experiences that are already included in the price

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