Island Hopping in the Galapagos

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-99 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-43277
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts San Cristobal Airport, San Cristobal Airport
  • Ends Baltra Island, Ecuador
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Visit Gardner Bay to relax on white sands and, hopefully, swim with sharks
  • See pirate lava caves and giant tortoises in the highlands of Floreana
  • Enjoy a coffee tour and tasting at local producers, Finca Osorio
  • Snorkel the wildlife-rich islets of Las Tintoreras
  • Tour Santa Cruz by boat, visiting Canal del Amor, Playa de los Perros and Las Grietas
The trip "Island Hopping In The Galapagos" starts in San Cristobal Airport and ends in Baltra Island. This is a cultural, religious and historic sites trip that takes 8 days taking you through San Cristobal Airport, Charles Darwin Research Centre, Concha De Perla, Floreana Island and 6 other destinations in Ecuador and Guatemala. This is a guided small group trip that includes accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others.

Between shark and sea lion-patrolled waters, highlands of plodding giant tortoises, and a landscape forged in the belly of volcanoes, the Galapagos Islands has become the destination for nature lovers. Join this trip to discover four of the great islands: Santa Cruz, San Cristóbal, Espanola and Isabela. Along the way, there are plenty of chances to meet the extraordinary sealife on various snorkelling adventures, while also taking time to tread lava-forged plains and spectacular highlands – an unforgettable adventure in the Enchanted Islands.
  • Day 1: Start San Cristóbal; visit La Lobería
  • Day 2: Full-day tour of Española Island
  • Day 3: Boat to Floreana Island; visit the highlands
  • Day 4: Morning visit a coffee plantation; afternoon walking tour to Concha Perla
  • Day 5: Morning visit to Las Tintoreras Islet; afternoon exploration at the Wall of Tears
  • Day 6: Sail to Santa Cruz; visit Tortuga Bay; afternoon visit Santa Cruz highlands
  • Day 7: Morning bay tour; afternoon optional visit to Charles Darwin Research Station
  • Day 8: Transfer to Baltra Airport and end
  • All accommodation
  • All breakfasts, three lunches and one dinner included
  • All transport and listed activities
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Tour leader throughout
  • Travel insurance
  • Single accommodation (available on request)
  • Visas or vaccinations
  • Compulsory Galapagos taxes US$120 paid locally
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Island Hopping in the Galapagos tour. You can cancel the tour up to 93 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 92 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 18 September 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 18 September 2024, a deposit of 25% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 92 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Island Hopping in the Galapagos tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Island Hopping in the Galapagos tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

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