Great 10 day travel deal consisting of the Western Galapagos Islands based on the wonderfully beautiful Isabela Island and including the volcanoe avenue and a personalized visit to secret locations in the Historic Centre of Quito, with airport transfers and hotel accommodations in the mainland Ecuador/Quito/Historic Hacienda.
Day 1 Arrive Quito
Private transfer in from Quito airport to Boutique Hotel Café Cultura. Overnight in Boutique Hotel Café Cultura with breakfast included.
Day 2 Quito – Galapagos - Iguana Crossing
After breakfast, you will be picked up for your morning transfer to Quito airport to catch your flight to the Galapagos Islands. Please remember that there is a USD$10 INGALA fee to be paid per person in cash in Quito airport and USD$100 per person National Park entrance fee in cash on arrival in Galapagos. These amounts are not included in the final price. On arrival in Baltra airport in Galapagos you will be met by a representative from Iguana Crossing Boutique Hotel and taken into the VIP lounge where you will wait for a short while until you come on board a private plane to fly for about a half an hour with in the Galapagos Islands and landing in Isabela's Island airport. Lunch, in the afternoon discover the impecable Isabela beach infront of the Hotel, dinner and overnight (B,L,D)
Day 3 Galapagos – Iguana Crossing
After breakfast you will visit the higlands Islands of Isabela a landscape like nor other, visiting geological volcanic formations similar to a science fiction film. Lunch box, continue the exploration during the afternoon. Dinner and overnight in iguana Crosising. (B,L,D)
Day 4 Galapagos – Iguana Crossing
This day after breakfast you will visit Isabela Island – "Los tuneles" a paradisiacal area of this pristine Galapagos's Island. Lunch box, dinner and overnight at Iguana Crossing (B,L,D)
Day 5 Galapagos – Iguana Crossing
This day after breakfast you will visit Tintoreras with a lunch box and during the afternoon a mild walk through the Island ending at the wall of sorrows. Rest of the afternoon free, dinner and overnight at Iguana Crossing (B,L,D)
Day 6 Galapagos – Hacienda La Alegria
Today after breakfast you will be transported back to Isabela's Island airport to fly back over the Galapagos National Park to land at Baltra Island and to fly back to Quito, overland transfer to Hacienda la Alegria, dinner and overnight at Hacienda La Alegria (B,L,D)
Day 7 Galapagos – Hacienda La Alegria
After breakfast you will receive a professional introductional horse riding class,, conducted by the Hacienda's owner Mr Gabriel Espinosa whose horse riding operation was listed by CNN in place 12 among the 15 best horse rides in the world visit the Hacienda grounds, lunch, and 2 hour horse ride during the afternoon, dinner and overnight at the Hacienda La Alegria (B,L,D)
Day 8 Cotopaxi- Cafe Cultura
After breakfast overland drive through the Cotopaxi National Park, lunch at Tambopaxi and overland drive using a site seeing route onwards to Quito. Dinner and overnight at Cafe Cultura (B,L,D)
Day 9 Quito- Cafe Cultura
In the morning after breakfast a personalized city tour will be conducted, not only visiting the historic center put accessing the Catedral and Church domes aiming to obtain a second to known photography, upon request and price confirmation a professional photographer can be booked to come along during this day. Lunch at Cafe Cultura´s garden and in the afternoon visit the middle of the world monument and if time privails visit the ancient archilogical site of Catequilla. Dinner at selected restaurant overnight at Boutique Hotel Cafe Cultura. (B,L,D)
Day 10 Home
Private transfer out to the airport to catch your international flight home. (B)
Included: All airport transfers, English speaking guide, accommodation and meals as specified (B,L,D), activities and visits specified
Not Included: International flights and Galapagos flights, any meals not specified, soft and alcoholic drinks, INGALA transit control card, entrance fee to Galapagos National Park, tips and personal expenses.