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4-Day Budget Isabela Tour

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    Day 1: FLAMINGO LAGOON

    Stop At: Isabela Island, Galapagos, 010850 Ecuador
    It is necessary to have a flight with an early arrival in order to partake in all the activities. Upon arrival at the airport, your guide will be waiting for you to bring you to your lunch place and to Puerto Ayora. From there you will take a speedboat to Isabela Island, where you will visit the Flamingo Lagoon. This is the biggest coastal lagoon found on the Galapagos, which is also a main reproductive site for the majority of flamingos at the Galapagos.

    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Hotel San Vicente or similar.

    Day 2: LOS TUNELES – CONCHA PERLA SELF GUIDED

    Stop At: Los Tuneles, SE Isabela Island Nr. La Union Rock, Puerto Villamil 200250 Ecuador
    In the morning you will go to Los Tuneles. Here you can do snorkeling and hiking around. While you are hiking around you can see iguanas. While snorkeling you may see penguins, blue-footed boobies, manta rays, turtles and sharks. It is possible to change this activity to hiking at the Sierra Negra volcano. This is a 5 hour demanding hike, but during this activity you will see special vegetation and special kind of bird species. You will then have your lunch at the volcano. In the afternoon you will go to Concha Perla. Here you have a good opportunity to go snorkeling and swimming.

    Duration: 8 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Hotel San Vicente or similar.

    Day 3: GIANT TORTOISE BREEDING CENTER – WALL OF TEARS – LAVA TUNNELS – TINTORERAS

    Stop At: Isabela Island, Galapagos, 010850 Ecuador
    In the morning you will go to the Giant Tortoise Breeding Center. Here you will see giant tortoises and you can learn and interact with them. Then later you will visit the ‘Wall of Tears’. In the afternoon, after a lunch and a brief rest at the hotel, you will sail to ‘Tintoreras’. It is called like this, due to the white tipped reef sharks, called tintoreras, that come to rest at the bottom here. They are friendly sharks and you can swim together with them. You may also find yourself snorkeling here with penguins, sea lions, fish and iguanas.

    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Hotel San Vicente or similar.

    Day 4: TRANSFER OUT – BALTRA

    Stop At: Seymour Airport, Baltra Airport Rd, Baltra, Ecuador
    After breakfast, you will travel to Baltra Airport with a Spanish speaking driver, where you will depart to Quito or Guayaquil.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Baltra Airport
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    4 days
    Return Details
    Baltra Airport
    Inclusions
    • 3x Breakfast
    • 2x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 3 nights
    • Accommodation in a single, double or triple room.
    • Activities as described in the itinerary
    • All meals as described in the itinerary
    • One soft drink during the meal
    • English speaking naturalist guide
    • Snorkeling equipment
    • Transportation between Baltra Airport – Itabaca Channel each way
    • Transfer during the activities and between the islands
    • Airport pick up and drop off
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Bottled water
    Exclusions
    • Flight Quito – Galapagos – Quito
    • National Park entrance fee ($100 p.p.
    • Migratory control card ($20 p.p.
    • Isabela dock fee ($10 p.p.
    • Water Taxi (around $1 p.p. per ride)
    • Alcoholic beverages
    • Personal expenses
    • Extra food and drinks
    • Optional tips for the guide
    • Insurance
    • Entry/Admission - Isabela Island
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • It is recommended to book flights with an early arrival time to the Galapagos Islands and a late departure time from the Galapagos Islands to make sure you can enjoy all of the activities of the tour. Late arrivals and/or early departures mean you might miss some activities.
    • If your flight is delayed or canceled and you cannot make it to Puerto Ayora in time to take the last speedboat to Isabela Island, which departs around 02:00 PM, the team assists you with finding accommodation on Santa Cruz Island but this will be on your own expense. You will miss the planned activities.
    • There are no guides on the transportation by public speedboat between islands.
    • Please try to bring small bags and luggage, The Galapagos public transportation is on average small and it takes more time and space when you bring large baggage.
    • Please let your guide know if you decide to have dinner outside of the hotels.
    • It is mandatory to have valid travel and medical insurance. Please inform us of any known medical conditions you have.
    • Tap water on the Galapagos Islands might contain bacteria and should not be consumed, not even for brushing your teeth. Bottled or purified water is always recommended.
    • Inform yourself about food safety when traveling to tropical countries. Take the necessary precaution to avoid food poisoning (always wash your hands before eating, don’t eat ‘street food’, only eat peeled fruits, etc.).
    • It is possible that pictures will be taken during your tour, so it is recommended to bring a USB.
    • The operator reserves the right to change the itinerary without previous notice due to weather, National Park regulations or notifications and unforeseeable circumstances.
    • If you are a single traveler it is possible to join the group tour and to stay in a private room with a single supplement surcharge
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Return flights from and to Galapagos
    • Room type (twin, matrimonial) or triple (in case of a group with 3 or more guests)
    • Whatsapp phone number (in case you use Whatsapp and would like us to contact you that during your stay via Whatsapp)
    • For all guests:
    • Passport number
    • Date of birth
    • Nationality
    • Food restrictions
    • Medical restrictions
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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