Galapagos Cruise & Ecuador

Quito, Ecuador

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Jan 8 - 17, 2020
Group size: 1 - 16
Galapagos Cruise & Ecuador
Quito, Ecuador

Globe Drifters
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10 reviews

$5700
Deposit: $1900
Jan 8 - 17, 2020
Group size: 1 - 16

About this trip

Galapagos...The mere mention of these islands conjures dreams of adventure, intrigue, and excitement. It’s a place of mystery that millions know about, but only a handful have explored. To visit is to live a moment like you never have before.


Our excursion of the islands begins on a first-class, luxury catamaran. With a limit of sixteen passengers, this state of the art vessel provides an intimate yet extravagant seafaring experience. Cabins built with relaxation in mind also offer spectacular views of the surrounding ocean as far as the eye can see. Have a drink while basking under the sun's rays on the sundeck or pop into the jacuzzi for a soak and sip on your drink of choice to unwind. The Alia is a ship built for a trip of maximum comfort on an adventure of a lifetime.

Available options

Single Supplement Cruise and Land
$1900
Single Supplement Land only
$400
Extra Night Pre -Tour
$180

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Globe Drifters
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Reviews

I was a little nervous when I looked into the Thailand 2019 trip – Globe Drifters is a smaller company, and I couldn’t find much information about them. It took a small leap of faith, but I am so happy that I went on this tour. I found that that company responded to my inquiries pretty quickly, so don’t be shy with questions. Everything begins and ends with Jodie, the founder of the company, and our guide for Thailand 2019. I really like that she keeps the tour group small as it was easier to form bonds within the group. It became obvious Jodie knew the country very well, and our group greatly appreciated the work she put in to make the tour go as smoothly as it did. The locations alternated between dense, highly trafficked areas (Bangkok, Chang Mai) and less busy areas (Krabi, Khao Sok National Forest). I especially appreciated the amount of flexibility that was planned into the itinerary, so I could break off and participate in independent activities when I wanted. I don’t really have “highlights” as I found the trip to be enjoyable from beginning to end. I would absolutely book a tour with Globe Drifters again.
Thank you to Globedrifter for organizing such an amazing trip. There were so many wonderful highlights and experiences along this tour. I would highly recommend it.
This is my 2nd trip with Globe Drifters, and I had a great time with them. The Vietnam portion was great; our tour guide Joy was organized, thorough, and very sweet. I loved our time in Vietnam! Cambodia was lovely but a harder place to travel just given the level of poverty and underdevelopment. The people were gracious and kind. The temples were breathtaking. This portion of the trip was a little less organized due to some last minute changes, but it did not take away from my enjoyment of the trip in general. Before booking, take note that this is a tour that is well suited towards more active, adventurous travelers. It’s almost a backpackers type of trip (with nicer accommodations though). SE Asia is not for the novice traveler so be prepared to be sweaty, uncomfortable, and tired. But it’s all very much worth it and you will gain so much perspective about two very resilient countries and people.
an amazing adventure that gave me a better understanding of an Islamic culture. the diversity of villages, terrain and sites was wonderful. overall, a good group of people except for a few outliers.
I found the trip largely enjoyable. One suggestion I would make is that the tour guide use the microphone on the van when talking about what we are seeing, doing, etc. Those of us who were forced to sit in the rear could hear about one half what he was saying, making the trip a lot less meaningful.
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