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Tailor Made Galápagos: Northern & Western Route with Ecoventura


11 days

Private Journey

For your Galápagos adventure cruise, choose to book an independent journey or to exclusively charter an entire vessel for your own private party. When travelling independently, share the vessel’s amenities and excursions with fellow guests. Journeys are led by expert local guides ashore and at sea. A&K can customize the mainland Ecuador portion of your itinerary to your interests. Speak to your A&K Travel Consultant or your travel professional to create a journey tailored just for you.

Cruise the northern and western routes of the Galápagos Islands, embarking for seven nights aboard a sustainable luxury expedition yacht with our preferred partner, award-winning Ecoventura. Sailing on sister ships ‘Origin,’ ‘Theory’ or ‘Evolve’, explore numerous islands and more than a dozen sites throughout Galápagos National Park. Revel in up-close encounters with iconic wildlife, strolling among giant tortoises, marine iguanas and blue-footed boobies, and snorkeling and kayaking with sea lions and penguins. Bookend your journey with an extended stay in colonial Quito.

A&K Advantages

  • Explore the Galápagos Islands for seven nights on one of three luxury expedition yachts — ‘Origin,’ ‘Theory’ or ‘Evolve’ — by Ecoventura, a member of the Relais & Chateaux collection
  • Visit a diversity of wildlife-rich locales on daily excursions led by expert-scientist guides
  • Go up close to species unique to the islands, from the plodding giant tortoise and comical blue-footed booby to the fearsome-looking marine iguana and the frolicking sea lion
  • Enjoy numerous opportunities to kayak, snorkel, hike or simply relax on shore
  • Partake of a variety of onboard activities, such as guided stargazing and nature lectures about this amazing destination
  • Step back in time in Ecuador’s capital city of Quito, walking its cobblestone streets, taking in its colonial buildings and discovering local art treasures

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Quito, Ecuador
Day 2
Quito | A Stroll Through Colonial Splendors
Day 3
The Galápagos | San Cristobal
Day 4
The Galápagos | Genovesa
Day 5
The Galápagos | Santa Cruz
Day 6
The Galápagos | Isabela
Day 7
The Galápagos | Fernandina
Day 8
The Galápagos | Rabida
Day 9
The Galápagos | Santa Cruz
Day 10
The Galápagos | San Cristobal
Day 11
Depart Quito

Enhance Your Journey

Elevate your experience with a host of options available for an additional cost.

Stay in the Cloud Forest

Extend your time in Ecuador in the Mashpi Biodiversity Reserve with a two-night stay at the Mashpi Lodge, discovering the surrounding flora and fauna through guided activities.


Contact an A&K Travel Consultant at 800 323 7308 or speak to your travel professional for pricing and additional details.


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