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Galápagos Islands, Ecuador

Hike, Bike & Snorkel the Galápagos Islands With Your Family

Program No. 21987RJ
Galapa-go on this active adventure that brings you and your family up-close to the natural wonders of the Galápagos, from volcanic landscapes to exciting wildlife.

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At a Glance

Do you and your family enjoy getting active and up-close to astounding wildlife? Home to over 400 species of fish, the world’s only swimming lizards and 13 active volcanoes, the Galápagos offers a once-in-a-lifetime exploration opportunity. Hike, snorkel, kayak and bike your way across these islands together as you make unforgettable memories through firsthand experiences with animals like Blue-footed Boobies and giant tortoises. Your activities will also bring you to incredible landscapes, including a seven-hour hike to the Sierra Negra volcano and walks on wetland and volcanic trails. From walking explorations of the town of Santa Cruz, the largest settlement on the Galápagos, to swimming and snorkeling off white sand beaches, experience the Galápagos’ unique ecosystems together and discover why these islands are also known as “nature’s laboratory.”
Activity Level
Outdoor: Spirited
Walking up to 4-7 hours at a time over varied terrain. Trails are easy or moderately challenging; volcano hike is challenging. Island transfers can be in rough waters. Kayak and paddle board on calm bays. Bike on sandy coastal roads. Elevations of 5,600 feet.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 13 to 24 participants.

What You'll Learn

  • Encounter the unique wildlife and environments of the Galápagos through hikes, walking and biking explorations and water sports.
  • Snorkel together off remote beaches in search of marine life and hike up to the edge of the largest caldera in the Galápagos Islands at Sierra Negra.
  • Learn from expert naturalists about the survival and adaptive techniques of the indigenous animals, including Galápagos penguins, Darwin's finches and giant tortoises.

General Notes

Participants on this program will be accommodated in different room types. Please see the hotel record for the room types and descriptions. This is a Family program for participants, their adult children and grandchildren ages 8-17. Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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