Not included: Galapagos park taxes ($100), cruise fuel surcharges ($90), fuel charges for flights to the Galapagos ($80)
Single Occupancy: $3839
Validity: Until Dec 31, 2014. Prices may vary during peak season or holiday periods.
Longer Galapagos cruises and other ships are available upon request.
Most haciendas (old colonial estates) are located near Otavalo or the Avenue of the Volcanoes. They are charming old homes that have been converted into hotels. The décor and furnishings are traditional. The setting is very picturesque. Horseback riding, hiking, visiting the local Indian market, enjoying fine cuisine, exploring nearby villages are just some of the specialties these haciendas offer. One or two nights in the countryside gives you totally different view of Ecuador. And these haciendas are reasonably priced.
Valid: 2014. Prices subject to change during holidays and peak seasons.
Do you want to experience the Amazon in Ecuador?
You fly out from Quito to Coca, and then navigate downstream on the Napo River .
You sail through various eco-systems, stop to meet the local indigenous people living by the river, view some of the 600 species of birds.
Parros, pigmy monkeys, black caimans, piranha fish, various flora and fauna, visits to the homes of locals, canoe trips into tributaries, walks and swimming all make for an exciting Amazon adventure.
VALID: 2014. Prices may vary during holiday and peak seasons.
Flights not included.
Cotopaxi National Park- Visit the highest active volcano in the world, with the country's most visited national park, and the Rose Plantation. Lunch included. Duration: 8 hours.
$128 per person if two or more traveling, $245 per person, for single traveler
Otavalo Indigenous Market- Ecuador's most famous indigenous market. Duration: 10 hours.
Double- $128 per person with a minimum of 2 traelers; $245 per person, single traveler.
Papallacta Hot Springs and Ecological Reserve Antisana - Relax in a wonderful setting. Amazing area for photographs and bird-watching. Duration: 8 hours.
$136 per person, two person minimum; $265 per person, single traveler.
Tulipe Archaeological Site - Visit this archaeological wonder and learn about the lost civilization of the Yumbo people. Duration: 8 Hours
$134 per person, minimum of 2 travelers; $258 per person for single traveler.
Papallacta Hot Springs and Ecological Reserve Antisana Day 1: Quito to Papallacta Hot Springs Day 2: Papallacta Hot Springs-Ecological Reserve Antisana; breakfast and boxed lunch included.
Double- $434 per person; Single-$621
Cuenca's Highlights: Culture, Nature & History Day 1: Cuenca – Gualaceo – Chordeleg -Cuenca Day 2: Cuenca –Ingapirca Inca Ruins – horseback riding in Paute -Cuenca; breakfast included.
Double- $405 per person; Single- $676
Pathway through the Andes and Baños Day 1: Quito - Cotopaxi National Park - Baños - Riobamba Day 2: Riobamba – Alausi – Devil's Nose Train – Ingapirca Ruins – Cuenca; breakfast and boxed lunch included. Day 3: Cuenca city tour; breakfast included.
Double- $865 per person; Single- $1498
Volcanoes, the Highest Andes & Indigenous Communities Day 1: Quito city tour- Peguche- Magdalena Community; breakfast and dinner included. Day 2: Magdalena – Train ride- Salinas- Cotacahi- Cuicocha- Magdalena; breakfast, lunch and dinner included. Day 3: Magdalena- Otavalo Market- Papallacta Hot Springs; breakfast included. Day 4: Papallacta- Reserve Antisana- Lasso; breakfast and lunch included. Day 5: Lasso- Quilotoa Lagoon- Baños; breakfast included. Day 6: Baños- Riobamba; breakfast included. Day 7: Riobamba- Alausi- Devil's Nose Train-Ingapirca Ruins- Cuenca; breakfast and boxed lunch included. Day 8: Cuenca city tour; breakfast included. Day 9: Cuenca- El Cajas National Park- Guayaquil; breakfast included.
Double- $2398 per person; Single- $3998
ECUADOR – Quito, Otavalo and the Galapagos - $2739 per person, double occ
3 nights at Hotel Quito or similar, breakfast, round trip airport transfers.
Half day city tour of Colonial Quito and Middle of the World.
Full day Otavalo Market tour.
Flight to the Galapagos Islands round trip
3 nights on either the MV Galapagos Legend or MY Coral 1 or 2 in a standard plus cabin.
Full board on the cruise, all inclusive.
Naturalist guided tours twice a day on the Galapagos Islands to see the amazing assortment of animals and unique landscapes.
Lectures on board
Swimming with sea lions, snorkeling
1 night at Hotel Quito, with breakfast, round trip airport transfers.