12 days (18 with extension)
Group size: 15-30 travelers
Discover Ecuador on a journey through the Amazon and Galápagos.
From the Andes highlands of Quito to the lush forests of the Amazon basin, you’ll experience it all. Venture into the heart of Ecuador to encounter colorful birds, exotic animals, and learn about indigenous Quichua culture firsthand. Then, snorkel with sea lions, spot blue-footed boobies, and make your way past mangrove swamps, lava flows, and sunny shores on a cruise through the Galápagos Islands.
Your tour package includes
You will walk for about 3 hours daily across moderately uneven terrain, including cobblestone streets, unpaved trails, and sandy paths, with some hills at high altitudes.
We handpick every hotel to strike the balance of comfort, location, and local charm. While we can't confirm specific accommodations far in advance, these are common hotels for this tour and we're confident you'll be comfortable and satisfied.
Mercure Alameda Quito
This contemporary hotel is located in La Mariscal district of Quito. Guests enjoy two restaurants, a wine bar, a fitness center, and free Wi-Fi. Nearby, you’ll find the Basilica of the National Vow, Parque El Ejido, and the Church of Santa Teresita.
La Casa del Suizo
This modern rustic hotel is located on the Northern banks of the Napo River. Guests enjoy private terraces, an outdoor dining area, and a swimming pool and pool bar. Nearby, you’ll find the private Misicocha Reserve, a butterfly farm, and the Canopy Adventure Park.
Termas de Papallacta
Amazon Region, Ecuador
This unique, rustic spa resort is located in the Andean highlands. Guests enjoy thermal hot springs, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool. Nearby, you’ll find scenic hiking trails and the Quijos River.
Galapagos cruise, Ecuador
This boutique cruise ship sails in the waters around the Galápagos Islands. Guests enjoy a pool and jacuzzi, gym, and stargazing area. Nearby, you’ll find snorkeling equipment to use, an auditorium, and a dolphin observation deck.
Santa Cruz II
Galapagos cruise, Ecuador
This modern, state-of-the-art cruise ship sails in the waters around the Galápagos Islands. Guests enjoy a restaurant and bar, a satellite telephone, and a fitness room. Nearby, you’ll find a glass-bottom boat, kayaks, and snorkeling equipment to use.
This contemporary hotel is located near the southeast corner of the Atarazana neighborhood. Guests enjoy a rooftop pool and spa, fitness center, and free Wi-Fi. Nearby, you’ll find the historic Santa Ana Hill and Santa Ana Church, Malecon 2000, and the Las Peñas neighborhood.
Our team of experts will create a personalized flight itinerary for you. Meet up with friends, arrive early, stop over somewhere new, or stay longer — we've got you covered.