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Galapagos By Sea

Galapagos Family Vacations

  • Type
    Private
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    Small Group

    The right number of like-minded travellers to make new friends.

    Private

    Your dates. Your group. Our expertly-designed itinerary.

    Custom

    Tailored to your interests, a bespoke travel experience.

  • Support
    Daytime Guided
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    Self-Guided

    Combines the hallmarks of any B&R itinerary (excellent hotels and beautiful routes) with the freedom of pacing each day exactly the way you like.

    Daytime Guided

    Throughout the day, a knowledgeable local guide provides insider access and expert tips. At night, you can explore and dine on your own.

    24/7 Guided

    Our B&R guides are with you throughout, anticipating needs, translating languages, providing advice and—above all—facilitating fun.

  • Hotels
    Signature
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    Signature

    We use premium hotels that are unique expressions of the region. Often they’ve had a previous life as a monastery or a castle, but in every case they offer an exceptionally comfortable stay.

    Bistro

    These are stylish 4-star properties that offer a casual and comfortable stay. Often without a 24-hour concierge or room service, they tend to be smaller family-run hotels that are perfect for the region.

  • Level
    Recreational
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    Occasional

    “I can’t say I really ‘work out,’ but I’m in good shape and am relatively active.”

    Recreational

    “I enjoy a good walk or ride, and feel comfortable while on the move.”

    Enthusiast

    “I get moving at least once a week, and don’t mind a little sweat.”

    Avid

    “I get moving a few times per week and enjoy some exertion.”

    Expert

    “I want to feel invigorated each day and going hard is how I like to do that.”

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A luxury yacht adventure

With their exotic biodiversity, sparkling blue bays and year-round sunshine — the Galapagos Islands are truly a gift of Mother Nature. Joined by expert naturalist guides, you’ll travel deep into the land of Darwin for experiences you won’t find anywhere else on the globe, like sidling up with giant tortoises and swimming with playful sea lionsThe luxurious M/Y Grace (the former honeymoon yacht of Princess Grace!), serves as your floating hotel, allowing you to travel between the islands with style and ease.

Trip designed by Travel Expert Veronika Macas

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Based on 4 ppl double occupancy
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8 Days / 7 Nights
Quito to Quito
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Galapagos By Sea

Ready-to-Book private tours are designed to be enjoyed off-the-rack, but there is room for minor adjustments to fit the trip to your needs. If the gap is too great, then we’d be happy to tailor-make you a Bespoke trip from scratch. Simply tell us a few details about your group and select your preferred date. One of our Trip Designers will spring into action, confirming the details or exploring alternatives, over the next 48 hours.

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Have a custom trip designed exactly to your interests. Like a tailor making a bespoke suit, it will fit you perfectly.

Our Bespoke trip designers are a talented bunch who can craft unforgettable experiences for your specific group—and working within your needs and budget.

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Recreational

In the Galapagos, there are areas of uneven footing and dirt trails—but its focus is not on covering distance. Transportation to and from the day’s event is provided, be prepared for both dry and wet-landings, and have shoes with ample ankle support for bumpy pathways.

The Traveller

“I enjoy going for a good walk or ride and can even handle an incline or two.”

The Terrain

Relatively flat but will include inclines and the occasional climb or two.

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What’s included? Everything you need. Plus everything you’d
want. Plus a few things you never knew you wanted ‘til you got them.

In a word: everything. In ninety words? Signature B&R guides; local experts; unique, unforgettable biking and walking routes; private tours; authentic local cuisine; lessons and demonstrations; local artisanal wines; wine tastings; all victuals and libations; all the endorphins you can handle; new insight; interesting, fun and like-minded travel companions; a feeling of total freedom. In short: an extraordinary, hassle-free journey of discovery.

  • Services of private English-speaking guide(s) throughout
  • Meals as indicated (on the itinerary)
  • Internal flights, Guayaquil to Galapagos and the Galapagos to Guayaquil (economy class seating)
  • All special events and private tours while onboard
  • All National Park fees and taxes
  • Galapagos Cruise 7 nights/8 days
  • Cruise inclusions: All shore excursions with English-speaking guides, all meals, soft drinks and juices, use of snorkeling equipment, wetsuits, sea kayaks
  • Airport assistance
  • Emergency 24/ hour concierge services

trip pool Sometimes your B&R trip simply isn’t long enough! Extend your stay for the best vacation possible. If you wish to spend a few days in region either before or after your official B&R trip, and need assistance making those plans, your B&R Travel Advisor can help.

Call us to create an independent travel experience that fits your needs—we can also arrange for a local guide.

Spend more time in Ecuador

If you have a few extra days, you might consider spending some time on the mainland of Ecuador! Explore the UNESCO designated Old Town of Quito and its magnificent Spanish Colonial Center, horseback ride through the mountainous Andes with towering volcanoes in the distance, or escape from it all and retreat to the serenity of the Ecuadorian rainforest to witness the colorful animals and plant life.

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