Ecuador & Its Galápagos Islands with the Amazon - 2022

Ecuador & Its Galápagos Islands with the Amazon - 2022

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Ecuador & Its Galápagos Islands with the Amazon - 2022

11 Days 

Visiting:

Arrive In Quito

,

Ecuador

,

Quito

,

Baltra

,

Galápagos Islands (Embarkation)

,

Santa Cruz Island

,

Bartolomé Island

,

Mosquera Islet

,

San Cristobal Island

,

Galápagos Islands (Disembarkation)

,

San Cristobal

,

Coca

,

Amazon

Tour operator:

Avalon Waterways

Trip Styles:

Tour code:

WBGE-2022

From:

$7723

$6906 (USD)

Operator discount: $492

tourhub discount: $325


  • 100% Guaranteed Refunds
  • Free Amendments/Cancellation
  • Balance due 90 days before departure

Tour Overview

This exciting cruise vacation lets you sample the natural wonders of Ecuador and its Galápagos Islands. Enjoy guided sightseeing in Quito and have your photo taken at the “Center of the World.” You’ll also explore one of the oldest streets in Quito to visit with local artists and taste some Ecuadorian chocolate at a chocolate factory. Before taking to the sea, a highlight of your trip will be a visit to the Charles Darwin Research Station to learn about conservation efforts for the giant tortoises. Then, embark on an exciting 4-night cruise among various Galápagos Islands on the recently refurbished Treasure of Galápagos. Have your camera ready as your Naturalist points out colonies of sea lions, pelicans, albatross, several species of Darwin’s finches, marine iguanas, flamingos, masked boobies, blue-footed boobies, frigatebirds, storm petrels, short-eared owls, and other birds. Each day venture to a new island which is home to species found nowhere else in the world! You’ll also have a chance to snorkel in the tropical waters and perhaps get a look at sea turtles, sharks, and rays.

Following your adventure around the Galápagos Islands, continue on to encounter a new set of flora and fauna in the Amazon! From Quito, fly to Coca and travel by canoe to your Amazon lodge for a 3-night stay that includes a rainforest canopy walk, a guided night tour to see the wildlife that comes out at night, cruises through the flooded forest, and spend time with the natives on a visit to a local village and school. A remarkable cruise adventure!

Highlights

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    Day 1 Arrive Quito, Ecuador: Welcome to Quito

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    Day 2 Quito: Walking tour, visit San Francisco Monastery, La Compania Church, La Ronda Street, a Chocolate factory, and the Equatorial Monument; welcome dinner

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    Day 3 Quito–Baltra–Galápagos Islands (Embarkation)–Santa Cruz Island: Fly to the Galápagos Islands; embark Treasure of Galápagos; visit Charles Darwin Research Station on Santa Cruz Island

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    Day 4 Galápagos Islands Cruising: Santiago & Bartolomé Islands: Naturalist-guided walks on each island; snorkeling

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    Day 5 Galápagos Islands Cruising: North Seymour Island & Mosquera Islet: Naturalist-guided walks on each island; snorkeling

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    Day 6 Galápagos Islands Cruising: South Plaza & San Cristobal Islands: Naturalist-guided walks on each island; snorkeling

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    Day 7 Galápagos Islands (Disembarkation)–San Cristobal Island–Quito: Disembark Treasure of Galápagos; visit San Cristobal Interpretation Center; fly to Quito

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    Day 9 Amazon: Visit a parrot clay lick; guided walk through the jungle; night walk or canoe ride

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    Day 8 Quito–Coca–Amazon: Fly to Coca; travel by boat and dugout canoe to your Amazon lodge

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    Day 10 Amazon: Cruise on the Napo through the flooded forest; visit a local community, school, and village

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Places You'll See

Swissotel

Napo Wildlife Center

Swissotel

Napo Wildlife Center

Itinerary

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icon Day 1: Arrive In Quito,Ecuador

Location:

  Arrive In Quito, Ecuador


Bienvenido a Ecuador! South America’s Most Biodiverse Country

Take free time today to relax and prepare for your upcoming Galápagos adventure, or walk through the historic city to sample ceviche or helado (Latin-American ice cream). Dine out tonight or ask about the best clubs for music and dancing.

icon Day 2: Quito

Location:

  Quito


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Dinner




This evening, enjoy a welcome dinner with delicious regional cuisine.

icon Day 3: Baltra,Galápagos Islands (Embarkation),Santa Cruz Island

Location:

  Baltra, Galápagos Islands (Embarkation), Santa Cruz Island


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner




Later on board your ship, join in a briefing of the next day’s adventures, and enjoy a Captain’s welcome with cocktails and dinner.

NOTE:
The ship’s itinerary may vary according to Galápagos National Park policies and regulations, weather conditions, and seasonal changes to create the perfect cross-section of sites visited.

icon Day 4: Bartolomé Island

Location:

  Bartolomé Island


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner




icon Day 5: Mosquera Islet

Location:

  Mosquera Islet


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner




icon Day 6: San Cristobal Island

Location:

  San Cristobal Island


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner




icon Day 7: Galápagos Islands (Disembarkation),San Cristobal,Quito

Location:

  Galápagos Islands (Disembarkation), San Cristobal, Quito


Meals Included:

  Breakfast




This afternoon, you’ll say farewell to the magical islands of Galápagos and fly to Quito. This evening, spend free time relaxing or enjoy one of Quito’s many fine restaurants.

icon Day 8: Quito,Coca,Amazon

Location:

  Quito, Coca, Amazon


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Fly from Quito to Coca and travel by boat down the Napo River to a small tributary where you transfer to a dugout canoe for the remainder of your journey to your Amazon lodge. Floating along the narrow river, discover the Ecuadorian Amazon, the world’s largest remaining tropical rainforest, where more life hums, buzzes, chatters, and bubbles than anywhere else on the planet. One Amazonian tree can host more ant species than all of the British Isles put together, one hectare of forest boasts almost as many frog species as all of North America, and the great expanse of jungle contains more than 20% of the Earth’s vascular plant species. You can find a monkey small enough to sit on your fingertip, an 8-pound toad, a spider that eats birds, and the world’s largest snake—the 30-foot-long anaconda.

icon Day 9: Amazon

Location:

  Amazon


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Early this morning, your Naturalist brings you to a parrot clay lick to see parrots, macaws, parakeets, and other species feeding. Next, a walk through the jungle introduces medicinal plants and immense biodiversity that have been used by native cultures for hundreds of years. Tonight, accompany your Naturalist on a night walk or canoe ride to discover creatures rarely seen during the day—you many even spot a caiman or two!

icon Day 10: Amazon

Location:

  Amazon


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


This morning, depart on a Napo River cruise through the flooded forest in search of the varied wildlife. Here, you will have a good chance of seeing troops of squirrel, capuchin, and howler monkeys, and maybe even the incredibly well-camouflaged 3-toed sloth. Later, visit a local community, school, and village, and spend some time with the natives to learn about their culture and way of life. Finish your day fishing for piranhas or even taking a refreshing swim in the same waters—the less brave can send their guide in first.

icon Day 11: Amazon,Coca,Quito

Location:

  Amazon, Coca, Quito


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Depart by canoe this morning in search of monkeys, giant otters, and rare birds on your return to Coca for your flight to Quito.

icon Day 12: Quito

Location:

  Quito


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

Notes

  • Maximum elevation on tour: 9,200 ft.
  • Small Group Discovery - We never allow more than 16 passengers on our Small Group Discovery vacations, allowing you to truly immerse yourself in the destination and local culture.

Accommodation

Quito:Swissotel
Coca:Napo Wildlife Center

Dates & Availability

Wednesday

Feb 15, 2023

Saturday

Feb 25, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $332 (USD)

$7371
$7039 (USD)
$7371
$7039 (USD)

tourhub discount: $332

Wednesday

Mar 01, 2023

Saturday

Mar 11, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $332 (USD)

$7371
$7039 (USD)
$7371
$7039 (USD)

tourhub discount: $332

Wednesday

Mar 15, 2023

Saturday

Mar 25, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $332 (USD)

$7371
$7039 (USD)
$7371
$7039 (USD)

tourhub discount: $332

Wednesday

Mar 29, 2023

Saturday

Apr 08, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $332 (USD)

$7371
$7039 (USD)
$7371
$7039 (USD)

tourhub discount: $332

Wednesday

Apr 26, 2023

Saturday

May 06, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $333 (USD)

$7408
$7074 (USD)
$7408
$7074 (USD)

tourhub discount: $333

Wednesday

May 24, 2023

Saturday

Jun 03, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $333 (USD)

$7408
$7074 (USD)
$7408
$7074 (USD)

tourhub discount: $333

Wednesday

Jun 07, 2023

Saturday

Jun 17, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $333 (USD)

$7408
$7074 (USD)
$7408
$7074 (USD)

tourhub discount: $333

Wednesday

Jun 21, 2023

Saturday

Jul 01, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $333 (USD)

$7408
$7074 (USD)
$7408
$7074 (USD)

tourhub discount: $333

Wednesday

Jul 19, 2023

Saturday

Jul 29, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $333 (USD)

$7408
$7074 (USD)
$7408
$7074 (USD)

tourhub discount: $333

Wednesday

Sep 27, 2023

Saturday

Oct 07, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $333 (USD)

$7408
$7074 (USD)
$7408
$7074 (USD)

tourhub discount: $333

Wednesday

Oct 11, 2023

Saturday

Oct 21, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $333 (USD)

$7408
$7074 (USD)
$7408
$7074 (USD)

tourhub discount: $333

Wednesday

Oct 25, 2023

Saturday

Nov 04, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $333 (USD)

$7408
$7074 (USD)
$7408
$7074 (USD)

tourhub discount: $333

Wednesday

Nov 08, 2023

Saturday

Nov 18, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $333 (USD)

$7408
$7074 (USD)
$7408
$7074 (USD)

tourhub discount: $333

Wednesday

Jan 31, 2024

Saturday

Feb 10, 2024
  • Operator discount: $492 (USD)

  • tourhub discount: $325 (USD)

$7723
$6906 (USD)
$7723
$6906 (USD)

Operator discount: $492

tourhub discount: $325

Wednesday

Feb 14, 2024

Saturday

Feb 24, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

Mar 13, 2024

Saturday

Mar 23, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

Mar 27, 2024

Saturday

Apr 06, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

Apr 24, 2024

Saturday

May 04, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

May 22, 2024

Saturday

Jun 01, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

Jun 05, 2024

Saturday

Jun 15, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

Jun 19, 2024

Saturday

Jun 29, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

Jul 17, 2024

Saturday

Jul 27, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

Sep 25, 2024

Saturday

Oct 05, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

Oct 09, 2024

Saturday

Oct 19, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

Oct 23, 2024

Saturday

Nov 02, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
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tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

Nov 06, 2024

Saturday

Nov 16, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

Wednesday

Nov 20, 2024

Saturday

Nov 30, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $348 (USD)

$7723
$7376 (USD)
$7723
$7376 (USD)

tourhub discount: $348

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Ecuador & Its Galápagos Islands with the Amazon - 2022

11 Days 

Visiting:

Arrive In Quito

,

Ecuador

,

Quito

,

Baltra

,

Galápagos Islands (Embarkation)

,

Santa Cruz Island

,

Bartolomé Island

,

Mosquera Islet

,

San Cristobal Island

,

Galápagos Islands (Disembarkation)

,

San Cristobal

,

Coca

,

Amazon

Tour operator:

Avalon Waterways

Trip Styles:

Tour code:

WBGE-2022

From:

$7723

$6906 (USD)

Operator discount: $492

tourhub discount: $325


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