Ecuador: Amazon and Galapagos Islands
12 days / 11 nights
Journey to a country that sits exactly on the equator! Officially known as the "Republic of the Equator," Ecuador boasts extraordinary geographic areas—many listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Experience guided tours with a natural historian. And be awestruck by Amazon rainforests and the astonishing Galápagos Islands where you can encounter animal and plant species found nowhere else on earth.
Trip at a Glance
Arrive: Quito (UIO)
Depart: Guayaquil (GYE)
JW Marriott Hotel Quito
The Anakonda Riverboat
Finch Bay Hotel
Hotel del Parque
11 Breakfasts, 10 Lunches, 10 Dinners
Minimum Age: 7
Recommended Age: 8+
Early Morning Rainforest Trek
Take a guided journey into the rainforest just after sunrise. Encounter animals, birds and exotic insects as they begin their day. And feel inspired by the diverse sights and sounds the rainforest reveals in the early morning.
Canoe Excursion Along The Napo River
Paddle into the habitat of the pink river dolphin! Fill your senses with the ambiance of this tropical environment as you keep alert for animal sightings, such as black caimans, river turtles and sloth.
Jungle Canopy Tower Walk
Walk through the upper layer of the Amazon rainforest and you just might encounter wildlife you've never seen before living in this lush habitat that contains half of all plant species.
Visit To Limoncocha Biological Reserve
Discover a tropical paradise, rich with unique trees and a large variety of bird, fish and mammal species. Be awestruck by the beauty surrounding you as you learn about the reserve's history and culture as well as the role it plays in protecting wildlife.
Cooking Class In Quito
Learn how to make Andean specialties like ceviche using fresh ingredients while Junior Adventurers prepare dessert at Zazu, a favorite local restaurant.
Note: Animal sightings are not guaranteed.
PRICES ARE PER PERSON BASED ON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY.
AIRFARE TO AND FROM DESTINATION IS NOT INCLUDED IN OUR LAND PACKAGE PRICES. All prices are in U.S. dollars. Your land package pricing will be confirmed and guaranteed once we receive your 10% of the vacation package price per person deposit, except where price increases may result from increases in government taxes or fees. Guests added to your party after the booking are priced at the prevailing rate at the time they are added. The child rate applies to Guests under 12 at the time of travel when accompanied by an adult in the same room. Guests under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. If you are traveling with children, check this trip's minimum eligibility age and recommended minimum age, which you can find in the Trip At-a-Glance and FAQs. Room configurations are subject to availability. Please see "Notes on Accommodations" for room configurations.