These tours offer unparalleled opportunities to witness the beauty and diversity of the Galapagos Islands. Whether you’re an avid nature enthusiast or simply looking for a relaxing vacation, a Galapagos land-based tour is sure to satisfy your appetite for travel.
From the rugged volcanic landscapes to the abundance of wildlife, every moment spent on the islands is an adventure waiting to be discovered. Picture yourself strolling along a pristine beach and spotting sea lions and marine iguanas. Or get your boots dirty on a hike through lush forests and admire rare bird species on the journey.
Walking allows you to explore at your own pace and gives you the ability to touch, taste and see. If you are prone to seasickness, land based trips to the Galapagos can be an excellent and cheaper alternative. You will return to a hotel in the evening instead of a cruise ship.
Staying in a hotel on the Galapagos Islands and taking combined programs or day trips instead of taking a cruise of several days has become an increasingly popular way to visit the Islands, the land-based model provides a very different experience than a cruise.
If you’re short on time, enjoy a 3-day Galapagos tour and discover several gems on these enchanted islands. You’ll get to experience the natural beauty and history of the archipelago with expert guides by your side. With the accommodation, transportation, meals, and other logistics sorted, you can kick back, relax, and enjoy the tour.
For those seeking a more extended escape in this fantastic destination, the longer land-based Galapagos tours provide a lovely balance of guided excursions and free time. Some of the activities that you can expect include heading to the highlands to see giant tortoises and exploring the underwater world on a snorkeling adventure. If you’re up for it, you can also swim with sharks.
Depending on your chosen tour, you’ll visit several exciting locations, such as Tortuga Bay Beach, El Chato Natural Reserve, Isabela Island, Santa Fe Island, and more.
Choose from only the best programs from three to eight days, selected by our team of Galapagos experts.
Private Galapagos land tours offer an exclusive and personalized experience for those seeking a truly unique and intimate experience. With a private tour, you can enjoy a customized itinerary and travel at a leisurely pace. These tours are also excellent for travelers hoping to avoid the larger crowds.
You can explore the Galapagos islands with a knowledgeable guide and partake in plenty of enjoyable activities. From observing rare bird species soar in the sky to discovering hidden beaches, there is something for everyone. And with private transportation and personalized service, you can sit back and enjoy every moment of your spectacular journey without the hassle and distractions of planning logistics.
Explore the architectural treasures of the first city named by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, and discover Darwin’s footsteps on the most beautiful volcanic islands, which are home to unique species of birds, plants and animals.
Land-based Galapagos tours offer so much adventure. Combine this with touring the charming city of Quito, and you’re in for a real treat. You can expect to be blown away by the sheer diversity of wildlife, beautiful landscapes, and cultural experiences.
Throughout the tour, you’ll explore various destinations and learn about the unique ecosystems and wildlife in each of them. With transportation arrangements sorted, you can spend the travel time admiring the beautiful views before arriving at the next location.
Some of the thrilling activities include biking to the Wall of the Tears, snorkeling, and exhilarating round-trip boat rides. If you’re feeling peckish during the day, you’ll be happy to know that meals are included.
After a fun-filled day of exploring, you can retreat to your hotel and relax before the next adventure. Hotel accommodation is provided in Quito, Santa Cruz Island, and Isabela Island.