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Guayaquil A Guided Visit
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Duration: 7 days
Group size: 1 - 25
GALAPAGOS ISLANDS EPIC EXCURSION plus
GALAPAGOS ISLANDS

Guayaquil A Guided Visit
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Duration: 7 days
Group size: 1 - 25

About this trip

An excursion to  remember  in the magical  Galapagos islands.

We begin with  a city  tour in the city of Guayaquil, "The gatewy  To The Galapagos islands"

CUSTOM-MADE Galapagos excursion

Yes, there is a  basic itinerary to this adventure.

But we´re open to add certain extras to  fulfill particular  group interests.

What’s included

  • NATUARLIST GUIDES
    In Ecuador it is mandatory to vist touristic attractions with a licensed guide.
  • Transportation
    All transfers via, sea or land are included
  • ALL TOURS DESCRIBED
    All the excursion dewcribed (plus add-ons) are included
  • TOURIST CLASS HOTEL
    Accomodation on double or matrimonial rooms
  • BREAKFAST & LUNCH
    Brakfast (in hotels) Lunch (during excursions) are included
  • DINNERS
    We allow this time free so the participants can have an intimate time during dinner
  • INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS
    You will have to arrive in Guayaquil, we take it from there
  • DOMESTIC FLIGHT
    Galapagos flight is NOT inlcuded but YES, we will help you getting the best price possible.
  • PARK FEE & TCT
    Park fee and transit have to be purchased at the airport in CASH

Itinerary

DAY 1 Guayaquil C. Tour
CACAO FARM TRIP & CITY TOUR

  Early in the morning we travel  through the countryside  near  Guayaquil.

Learn firsthand the lifestyle and traditions of the "Culture montubia" of the coastal region of Ecuador, enjoy the history of cocoa beans and traditional and modern processes used to obtain the best chocolate ( Ecuador is one leading producer of high quality cocoa in the world ).

This tour includes a visit to the cocoa plantation, learning the process

From: seed - plants - through graft - harvesting - drying in the sun - roasting - until obtaining cocoa paste.

In addition to a traditional lunch in the cottage in the actual cacao farm, we will enjoy a chocolate tasting. And learn  how to make chocolate bars with  our own  hands. 

  In the afternoon we return to Guayaquil for an afternoon City Tour

Guayaquil is known as the "Gateway to the Galapagos Islands".

This tropical city is Ecuador's main port and the largest city with a population of three and a half million inhabitants and is the financial and commercial center of the country, is located along the Guayas River.

All flights going to the Galapagos Islands depart exclusively from Guayaquil and also return to Guayaquil first, which offers travelers the opportunity to explore the city and its surroundings.

The City Tour includes the following attractions:

· PLAZA GUAYARTE where art gastronomy and wildlife mix together

· CENTENNIAL PARK.

· CATHEDRAL of Guayaquil.

· SEMINARY PARK (also known as the Park of the Iguanas).

· MALECON 2000 Riverfront Park.

· LA ROTONDA MONUMENT Homage to south American heroes Simón Bolívar and José San Martín.

· “LAS PEÑAS” NEIGHBORHOOD The neighborhood “Old town Guayaquil”.

· CALLE PANAMÁ Gastronomic Plaza a place where  you will  learn about the Gastronomy of our town  and also  sample a delicious coffee, or  ecuadorian  wine (which is highlky rated in the vivino phone app)

· SANTA ANA HILL place where the city was founded.

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Guayaquil A Guided Visit
We are a bespoke tours operator based in the city of Guayaquil, the actual city from which all flights to the Galapagos islands take off. This city is know as The gateway ToThe Galapagos islands