Galapagos is a magic sanctuary that time forgot. There's no place like it. Passengers will start in Quito Ecuador with a grand tour of the spectacular 2 mile high city and a welcome reception will be held at the new 5 star J.W. Marriott Hotel. Passengers will board the 96 passenger ship Xpedition where they will be greeted by an extremely attentive and friendly staff, plenty of amenities and room, fantastic food and each day they will be given a preview of the next day’s adventures.
There's a team of licensed naturalist who serve as your personal guides to the unbelievable sights of this incredibly unique environment. The animals are very friendly and seem not to have a fear of humans at all. Passengers will visit 7 islands go on 15 excursions and see things up close they never dreamed of seeing. You have a choice of low, medium, and high impact excursions where you will learn scientific importance of Galapagos and what is done to preserve it.