Galápagos by Sea Ocean Cruise Family Multi-Adventure Tour - Kids & Teens
Sailing through Ecuador's Enchanted Isles
From $8,699 - $9,499 pp dbl. occ. | 8 days / 7 nights
(+$2,300 for sgl. occ.)
Internal air: $560
Get ready for an island escapade where grown-ups and kids are equally captivated. The Galápagos archipelago is an isolated natural sanctuary, home to some of the world's most unique tropical ecosystems. Discover giant tortoises and blue-footed boobies. Explore highlands, volcanic calderas and underwater worlds. Each day brings you and your family a new adventure.
- Hike, bike and kayak with your family through some of the most phenomenal and mesmerizing ecosystems on Earth
- Enjoy epic animal encounters as we sail to uninhabited islands accessible only by our cruise-based itinerary
- Kayak and snorkel for a special extended time exclusive to Backroads guests, then return to our ship to relax on deck or in the hot tub
- Bike through the misty highlands of Santa Cruz, keeping an eye out for Darwin's finches and vermilion flycatchers
Days 1-8 From Baltra, the gateway to the Galápagos Islands, explore the far reaches of this archipelago, which offers endless opportunities for exploration on land and sea | Journey on an eco-boutique expedition ship each day to coves and remote islands to hike, snorkel and kayak at world-class sites | Hike along dried lava flows and watch tiny Galápagos penguins dart and dive among the waves | Donning a snorkel and mask, discover an underwater wonderland | Hike to craggy cliffs where nesting red-billed tropic birds and swallow-tailed gulls play in the currents | The younger set has access to a special kid zone on ship | Kids Activity Experts lead kids-only activities, such as a BBQ dinner at the top of the ship, stargazing, Spanish lessons and a private tour of the bridge with the ship's captain | Get up close and acquainted with iconic blue-footed boobies | View giant tortoises and learn about the breeding and life cycle of the islands' most famous residents | Look for lava lizards and frigate birds as you hike with panoramic views of picturesque bays and white-sand beaches | Take to the water in sturdy sea kayaks to gain a new perspective of the coastline and wildlife—you might spot rays, sea turtles, dolphins or sharks! | Discover endemic inhabitants found only in the Galápagos | Relax on idyllic sandy beaches with sunbathing sea lions | You may even catch sight of an albatross, one of the world's largest birds | Bike through Santa Cruz's lush highlands | Savor a final evening under the stars while moored in the turquoise waters of a sheltered lagoon.
Please note: Due to the multiple stateroom options available on this trip, reservations can only be made by contacting one of our Trip Consultants at 800-462-2848 or via email. Also note that the islands we visit vary by departure. Download a Detailed Itinerary for specifics on each departure date.
PORTS OF CALL Baltra | Genovesa | Santa Cruz | Santa Fe | Mosquera | Santiago | Rábida | Isabela | Fernandina
Also note that the Galápagos Special Administrative Region Council has postponed until further notice their previously announced requirement that all visitors must provide proof of health insurance covering the duration of their stay in the Galápagos Islands.
The earlier you book, the more choice you'll have and the lower your price. And you can always change your mind — you won't be charged to transfer to a different trip before your final payment is due. View cancellation policy.
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Private Trip Pricing
- 10 or more Guests: from $8,699 pp dbl occ
- 9 Guests: from $9,199 pp dbl occ
- 8 Guests: from $9,399 pp dbl occ
- 2-7 Guests: Give us a call or reach out here!
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