Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos

Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities

Santa Cruz island, Galápagos

Kayaking
Hiking
Snorkeling
Surfing
Wildlife expedition
8 days
Easy
Accomodation, Transfer, Meals
For groups, Friends, Individuals, Couple, +6 years, Family-friendly
2020

Sat, Mar 28

Sat, Apr 04

€1,439

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Overview

  • Looking to give your kids a crash course in exotic wildlife?
  • What better place to visit than “Darwin’s test kitchen,” the Galápagos?
  • On this multi-activity trip, you’ll have the chance to snorkel, hike, kayak, and swim the islands, as well as visit a giant tortoise breeding centre and the Charles Darwin Research Station.
  • Who says learning about nature has to be boring?

Up for a Family fun?

  • Looking to give your kids a crash course in exotic wildlife?
  • What better place to visit than “Darwin’s test kitchen,” the Galápagos?
  • On this multi-activity trip, you’ll have the chance to snorkel, hike, kayak, and swim the islands, as well as visit a giant tortoise breeding centre and the Charles Darwin Research Station.
  • Who says learning about nature has to be boring?

Family Trip

  • Family adventures are designed for groups travelling with children between the ages of 6 and 17.
  • Your group must have a child in order to book a Family tour, and anyone under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • The itinerary has been designed with the needs of the whole family in mind.

Fantastic Tour

  • Visit to a wildlife interpretation centre (San Cristóbal Island).
  • Snorkelling trip to Isla Lobos (San Cristóbal Island).
  • Swimming and snorkelling in Lobería (Santa Cruz Island).
  • Excursion to see giant tortoises in the wild (Santa Cruz Island).
  • Tortuga Bay walk and kayaking excursion (Santa Cruz Island). Charles Darwin Research Station visit (Santa Cruz Island). Internal flights.

Related Photos

Photos about Galapagos.

Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a

Price Includes

Accommodation
  • Hotels (7 nights)
Meals
  • 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches
Transportation
  • Plane, speedboat, van, pickup truck, local bus, panga
Group Leader
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer)
  • Naturalist Guide while in the Galápagos Islands (certified by the Galápagos National Park Authority)
  • Local guide in Quito
Travel Insurance
  • Travel insurance is compulsory in order to participate on any of our trips.
  • When travelling on a group trip, you will not be permitted to join the group until evidence of travel insurance has been sighted by your group leader.
Optional Activities

Quito City Tour and Equator - From €41.00

  • Enjoy a city tour of Quito. Visit the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with stops at the Basilica del Voto Nacional, La Compañia Church, San Francisco Square, Plaza Grande and the Panecillo, a towering statue of the virgin of Quito who looks out over a stunning view of the city.
  • Drive 25km (16 mi) north of Quito to the Middle of the World, latitude 0º. Stand with one foot in each hemisphere.
Private Room

My Own Room - From €639.00

  • If you're travelling solo and would prefer to have your own private room throughout your trip, select this option during the online booking process.


Itinerary

Day 1Quito
  • Arrive at any time.
Day 2Quito/San Cristóbal Island
  • Fly to San Cristóbal. Visit the Interpretation Centre in the afternoon to learn about the natural history of the area.
  • Fly to San Cristóbal, the easternmost island of Galápagos and one of the oldest.
  • The principal town is Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, the capital of the Galápagos.
  • After lunch, visit the Interpretation Centre and learn more about the history of the Galápagos, sometimes referred to as “the Enchanted Islands.”
  • Spend the rest of the afternoon relaxing on Mann Beach or swimming with playful sea lions as the frigate birds glide on the thermals.
  • In the evening, opt for a dinner and sample some of the island's fresh fish and produce.
Day 3San Cristóbal Island
  • Snorkelling trip to Isla Lobos to search for marine life like sea turtles and manta rays and swim with sea lions.
  • The afternoon is free to enjoy the beaches and surrounding area.
  • The day begins with a short boat ride to Isla Lobos, an islet populated by numerous sea lions, which give the island its name.
  • Spend the day snorkelling – a fantastic opportunity to observe the abundant marine life that Galápagos is renowned for.
  • Back aboard the boat, sail to San Cristóbal and have free time to enjoy the beaches and surrounding areas.
Day 4San Cristóbal Island/Santa Cruz Island
  • Travel by boat to Santa Cruz Island. On arrival, visit the highlands of the island to see Galápagos giant tortoises in the wild.
Day 5Santa Cruz Island
  • Take a sea kayaking adventure at Tortuga Bay to explore the mangroves. Opt for a surf lesson in the afternoon.
Day 6Santa Cruz Island
  • Head out on a boat tour to Lobería, Las Grietas, and Playa de los Perros, where there's time for some swimming or snorkelling.
  • In the afternoon, visit the Charles Darwin Research Station.
  • Start the day on a boat tour of Lobería, Las Grietas and Playa de los Perros, spending time exploring, swimming, and snorkelling in the crystal clear water.
  • Afterwards, visit the Charles Darwin Research Station, one of the places where you can easily spot the famous Galápagos tortoises.
Day 7Santa Cruz Island/Quito
  • Fly back to Quito, where the rest of the day is free to explore the city.
  • After a transfer over the island of Santa Cruz, arrive at Baltra Island for our return flight to Quito.
  • Upon arrival in Quito, transfer to the hotel for free time and one last night with newfound friends.
Day 8Quito
  • Depart at any time.

Route

Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #mapImageWidget

Quito

San Cristobal Island

+1 more

Quito

Map

What to Take

  • We recommend the use of a duffel bag or backpack (whichever you find easiest to carry).
  • A good size daypack is also essential.
  • Please note that Galapagos is a protected National Park so your luggage will be checked before arrival and departure to and from the islands.
  • Don’t bring any food, seeds or other organic material that could affect the delicate ecosystem of the islands.

Safe Booking

Do I have to book in advance?

  • Yes, we encourage you to book this trek in advance.
  • For day activities, we recommend you to book 48 hours before the tour.
  • For multi-day packages, the earlier you book, the more significant is the chance that you can participate in the journey.


When do I have to pay?

  • We have a "book now, pay later" policy. Due to this process, we don't ask for any bank card details.
  • We created our booking system to be convenient and secure for you.
  • The provider will contact you and discuss the payment with you later.


What other fees do I have to pay?

  • There are no hidden fees on Trekhunt (like booking fee, cancellation fee, etc.).
  • We don't charge you any additional fees.
  • We offer this tour precisely with the same price and conditions as the provider.


Is booking secure?

  • We created our booking system to be convenient and safe for you.
  • We don't ask any of your bank card details!
  • We only ask you to provide us your name, email and mobile number.
  • We forward this information to the provider, who can send you the tour details.


Don't miss out. We recommend you to book this tour today.

What to Take?

Documents:

• Flight info (required) (Printouts of e-tickets may be required at the border)

• Insurance info (required) (With photocopies)

• Passport (required) (With photocopies)

• Required visas or vaccination certificates (required) (With photocopies)

• Vouchers and pre-departure information (required)


Essentials:

• Binoculars (optional)

• Camera (With extra memory cards and batteries)

• Cash, credit and debit cards

• Day pack (Used for daily excursions or short overnights)

• Ear plugs

• First-aid kit

• Flashlight/torch (Headlamps are ideal)

• Fleece top/sweater

• Footwear

• Hat

• Locks for bags

• Long pants/jeans

• Moneybelt

• Outlet adapter

• Personal entertainment (Reading and writing materials, cards, music player, etc.)

• Reusable water bottle

• Shirts/t-shirts

• Sleepwear

• Small travel towel

• Sunglasses

• Toiletries (Preferably biodegradable)

• Watch and alarm clock

• Waterproof backpack cover

• Windproof rain jacket


Marine:

• Drybag (Will help keep cameras and essentials dry)

• External battery pack

• Motion sickness tablets

• Sarong

• Snorkel gear (optional) (Only if own equipment is preferred.)


Warm Weather:

• Sandals/flip-flops

• Shorts/skirts (Longer shorts/skirts are recommended)

• Sun hat/bandana

• Swimwear

Weather

  • Located on the Equator, the Galapagos climate is tempered by the Humboldt Current, so you do not experience extreme heat found elsewhere at this latitude.
  • The warmest weather is December to June, when temperatures range from 22-33°C (72-90 °F), and the water temperature is in the mid 20s (mid 70°F).
  • From July to November, temperatures are cooler and range from 18-24°C (60s -75°F), when average water temperature rarely reach 21°C (70°F).

Up for a Family fun?

  • Looking to give your kids a crash course in exotic wildlife?
  • What better place to visit than “Darwin’s test kitchen,” the Galápagos?
  • On this multi-activity trip, you’ll have the chance to snorkel, hike, kayak, and swim the islands, as well as visit a giant tortoise breeding centre and the Charles Darwin Research Station.
  • Who says learning about nature has to be boring?

Family Trip

  • Family adventures are designed for groups travelling with children between the ages of 6 and 17.
  • Your group must have a child in order to book a Family tour, and anyone under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • The itinerary has been designed with the needs of the whole family in mind.

Fantastic Tour

  • Visit to a wildlife interpretation centre (San Cristóbal Island).
  • Snorkelling trip to Isla Lobos (San Cristóbal Island).
  • Swimming and snorkelling in Lobería (Santa Cruz Island).
  • Excursion to see giant tortoises in the wild (Santa Cruz Island).
  • Tortuga Bay walk and kayaking excursion (Santa Cruz Island). Charles Darwin Research Station visit (Santa Cruz Island). Internal flights.

Related Photos

Photos about Galapagos.

Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a
Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #7468d62d-4bc7-482d-9cea-601c1d92274a

Price Includes

Accommodation
  • Hotels (7 nights)
Meals
  • 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches
Transportation
  • Plane, speedboat, van, pickup truck, local bus, panga
Group Leader
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer)
  • Naturalist Guide while in the Galápagos Islands (certified by the Galápagos National Park Authority)
  • Local guide in Quito
Travel Insurance
  • Travel insurance is compulsory in order to participate on any of our trips.
  • When travelling on a group trip, you will not be permitted to join the group until evidence of travel insurance has been sighted by your group leader.
Optional Activities

Quito City Tour and Equator - From €41.00

  • Enjoy a city tour of Quito. Visit the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with stops at the Basilica del Voto Nacional, La Compañia Church, San Francisco Square, Plaza Grande and the Panecillo, a towering statue of the virgin of Quito who looks out over a stunning view of the city.
  • Drive 25km (16 mi) north of Quito to the Middle of the World, latitude 0º. Stand with one foot in each hemisphere.
Private Room

My Own Room - From €639.00

  • If you're travelling solo and would prefer to have your own private room throughout your trip, select this option during the online booking process.


Itinerary

Day 1Quito
  • Arrive at any time.
Day 2Quito/San Cristóbal Island
  • Fly to San Cristóbal. Visit the Interpretation Centre in the afternoon to learn about the natural history of the area.
  • Fly to San Cristóbal, the easternmost island of Galápagos and one of the oldest.
  • The principal town is Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, the capital of the Galápagos.
  • After lunch, visit the Interpretation Centre and learn more about the history of the Galápagos, sometimes referred to as “the Enchanted Islands.”
  • Spend the rest of the afternoon relaxing on Mann Beach or swimming with playful sea lions as the frigate birds glide on the thermals.
  • In the evening, opt for a dinner and sample some of the island's fresh fish and produce.
Day 3San Cristóbal Island
  • Snorkelling trip to Isla Lobos to search for marine life like sea turtles and manta rays and swim with sea lions.
  • The afternoon is free to enjoy the beaches and surrounding area.
  • The day begins with a short boat ride to Isla Lobos, an islet populated by numerous sea lions, which give the island its name.
  • Spend the day snorkelling – a fantastic opportunity to observe the abundant marine life that Galápagos is renowned for.
  • Back aboard the boat, sail to San Cristóbal and have free time to enjoy the beaches and surrounding areas.
Day 4San Cristóbal Island/Santa Cruz Island
  • Travel by boat to Santa Cruz Island. On arrival, visit the highlands of the island to see Galápagos giant tortoises in the wild.
Day 5Santa Cruz Island
  • Take a sea kayaking adventure at Tortuga Bay to explore the mangroves. Opt for a surf lesson in the afternoon.
Day 6Santa Cruz Island
  • Head out on a boat tour to Lobería, Las Grietas, and Playa de los Perros, where there's time for some swimming or snorkelling.
  • In the afternoon, visit the Charles Darwin Research Station.
  • Start the day on a boat tour of Lobería, Las Grietas and Playa de los Perros, spending time exploring, swimming, and snorkelling in the crystal clear water.
  • Afterwards, visit the Charles Darwin Research Station, one of the places where you can easily spot the famous Galápagos tortoises.
Day 7Santa Cruz Island/Quito
  • Fly back to Quito, where the rest of the day is free to explore the city.
  • After a transfer over the island of Santa Cruz, arrive at Baltra Island for our return flight to Quito.
  • Upon arrival in Quito, transfer to the hotel for free time and one last night with newfound friends.
Day 8Quito
  • Depart at any time.

Route

Family Land Galápagos Multi-Activities Santa Cruz island, Galápagos #mapImageWidget

Quito

San Cristobal Island

+1 more

Quito

Map

What to Take

  • We recommend the use of a duffel bag or backpack (whichever you find easiest to carry).
  • A good size daypack is also essential.
  • Please note that Galapagos is a protected National Park so your luggage will be checked before arrival and departure to and from the islands.
  • Don’t bring any food, seeds or other organic material that could affect the delicate ecosystem of the islands.

Safe Booking

Do I have to book in advance?

  • Yes, we encourage you to book this trek in advance.
  • For day activities, we recommend you to book 48 hours before the tour.
  • For multi-day packages, the earlier you book, the more significant is the chance that you can participate in the journey.


When do I have to pay?

  • We have a "book now, pay later" policy. Due to this process, we don't ask for any bank card details.
  • We created our booking system to be convenient and secure for you.
  • The provider will contact you and discuss the payment with you later.


What other fees do I have to pay?

  • There are no hidden fees on Trekhunt (like booking fee, cancellation fee, etc.).
  • We don't charge you any additional fees.
  • We offer this tour precisely with the same price and conditions as the provider.


Is booking secure?

  • We created our booking system to be convenient and safe for you.
  • We don't ask any of your bank card details!
  • We only ask you to provide us your name, email and mobile number.
  • We forward this information to the provider, who can send you the tour details.


Don't miss out. We recommend you to book this tour today.

What to Take?

Documents:

• Flight info (required) (Printouts of e-tickets may be required at the border)

• Insurance info (required) (With photocopies)

• Passport (required) (With photocopies)

• Required visas or vaccination certificates (required) (With photocopies)

• Vouchers and pre-departure information (required)


Essentials:

• Binoculars (optional)

• Camera (With extra memory cards and batteries)

• Cash, credit and debit cards

• Day pack (Used for daily excursions or short overnights)

• Ear plugs

• First-aid kit

• Flashlight/torch (Headlamps are ideal)

• Fleece top/sweater

• Footwear

• Hat

• Locks for bags

• Long pants/jeans

• Moneybelt

• Outlet adapter

• Personal entertainment (Reading and writing materials, cards, music player, etc.)

• Reusable water bottle

• Shirts/t-shirts

• Sleepwear

• Small travel towel

• Sunglasses

• Toiletries (Preferably biodegradable)

• Watch and alarm clock

• Waterproof backpack cover

• Windproof rain jacket


Marine:

• Drybag (Will help keep cameras and essentials dry)

• External battery pack

• Motion sickness tablets

• Sarong

• Snorkel gear (optional) (Only if own equipment is preferred.)


Warm Weather:

• Sandals/flip-flops

• Shorts/skirts (Longer shorts/skirts are recommended)

• Sun hat/bandana

• Swimwear

Weather

  • Located on the Equator, the Galapagos climate is tempered by the Humboldt Current, so you do not experience extreme heat found elsewhere at this latitude.
  • The warmest weather is December to June, when temperatures range from 22-33°C (72-90 °F), and the water temperature is in the mid 20s (mid 70°F).
  • From July to November, temperatures are cooler and range from 18-24°C (60s -75°F), when average water temperature rarely reach 21°C (70°F).

All prices are indicative only and subject to availability and changes without obligation.

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