TRAVELING WITH KIDS MAIN LAND & GALAPAGOS ISLANDS 12 Days 11 Nights

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Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2020
Group size: 1 - 10
TRAVELING WITH KIDS MAIN LAND & GALAPAGOS ISLANDS 12 Days 11 Nights
Quito


$11500
Deposit: $1000
Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2020
Group size: 1 - 10

About this trip

To travel as a family offers the opportunity to share with kids moments that will help them to grow with a different perspective of life, respecting and understanding the different cultures that exist and how people live in other parts of the world.

Ecotraveler Ecuador has planned this trip for the enjoyment of all the members of the family, from kids to the grown ups, with activities that involve adventure, cultural visits and environmental care. Lots of information and topics to learn.

Really a life changing experience. 

Highlights of this tour:

 

  • Environmentally aware tour
  • Cultural Approach
  • Cooking Class
  • Biking and walking in the City of Quito
  • Amazon rain forest Adventure
  • Galagos wildlife Experience.

DEPARTURES ALL YEAR

This is a private tour for families, we can start a new tour at any time, just tell us when is the best time for your family to come to Ecuador and we will make this trip real.

Available Packages

FAMILIES OF 3 MEMBERS (2 ADULTS, 1 KID)

PRICE PER FAMILY IN A TRIPLE ROOM

KIDS ARE CONSIDER CHILDREN FROM 5 TO 11 YEARS OLD

$11500
Deposit: $1000
FAMILIES OF 4 MEMBERS (2 ADULTS, 2 KIDS)

PRICE PER FAMILY IN A QUADRUPLE ROOM /2 DOUBLE ROOMS

KIDS ARE CONSIDER CHILDREN FROM 5 TO 11 YEARS OLD

$12900
Deposit: $1000
FAMILIES OF 5 MEMBERS (2 ADULTS, 3 KIDS)

PRICE PER FAMILY IN  DOUBLES ROOMS AND TRIPLE ROOMS

KIDS ARE CONSIDER CHILDREN FROM 5 TO 11 YEARS OLD


$14670
Deposit: $1000
EXTRA ADULT JOINING THE GROUP
$4700
Deposit: $1000
$11500
Deposit: $1000

FAMILIES OF 3 MEMBERS (2 ADULTS, 1 KID)

Itinerary

TRAVELING WITH KIDS
Ecuador and Galápagos Family Program 12 Days, 11 Nights

Day 1.- Transfer In Quito 

At your arrival our representative will be waiting for you at the airport to take you to the hotel in Quito. 

Accommodation: Quito Hotel/ Dann Carlton 


Day 2.- Quito City and Cooking class (B, L)

The city of Quito has been declared a UNESCO Heritage Site because of its 15th Century Historical Center. Biking and Walking around its main attractions we will have a combination of enjoyment, fun and education for the little and grown ones as well.

Today we won’t use any car or bus to transport us in order to reduce pollution in the city.

Biking will be wonderful as Quito has on Sundays a long biking route without cars.
 

Activities:

  • Biking tour from the hotel to the old town of Quito. (4 km)
  • Walking tour to:
    • La compañía de Jesus Church.
    • Climbing to the domes of the Main Cathedral Church.
    • Cooking class to make “CHAPOLATE” a traditional Andean Barley flour mix with chocolate. 
    • Lunch 
    • Visit to the look out point at the Basilica Church.
    • Bike back to the Hotel. (4 Km)

Accommodation: Quito Hotel/ Dann Carlton


Day 3.- Quito - Casa del Suizo (B, L, D) 

Its time to leave the city and explore the Amazon rain forest.

Our first stop will give be at the humming bird reserve in Guango Lodge before to drive dawn to the Napo river in the upper amazon area.

Activities:

  • Hummingbird reserve at Guango Lodge
  • Arrival to Casa del Suizo Lodge
  • Lunch
  • Visit to a Local Community

Accommodation: Casa del Suizo Lodge


Day 4.- Amazon day tour (B, L, D)

The amazon rain forest is a magnificent ecosystem that houses a large number of animals and plants that have adapted to live in this environment. There is no a better way to know than walking in it.  

Activities:

  • Hike to Cosano
  • Visit to the animals refuge center
  • Tubing
  • Lunch

Accommodation: Casa de Suizo Lodge


Day 5.- Casa del Suizo - Papallacta Hot Springs. (B, L)

After enjoying the richness of the rain forest, is time to leave and get back to the mountains. Hot springs with montane forest sounds like a good plan to chill out for continuing with our trip.

Activities:

  • We leave the amazon lodge in the morning.
  • Lunch at Papallacta Hot Springs
  • Relax afternoon on the hot springs or an easy walk on the forest.  

Accommodation: Papallacta Hot Springs


Day 6.- Papallacta - Cotopaxi (B, L)

The Cotopaxi National Park is home of one of the most beautiful volcanos in Ecuador, our visit will be very educational learning about volcanic activity, the montane ecosystem with the flora and fauna that inhabits this area, while we walk around of the “Limpiopungo Lagoon” or if your physical conditions allow you, we can climb as high as 4.800 mts. above sea level to the mountain lodge where climbers spend the night for the expedition to the summit.

Activities:

  • Visit to the Cotopaxi National Park
  • Walk around the Limpio Pungo Lagoon.
  • Lunch in a local hacienda.

Accommodation: Night at Hacienda Santa Ana


Day 7.- Community experience 

The Cotopaxi area is one of the most recognize places in Ecuador for horseback riding. The afternoon will be to enjoy the life at the hacienda, milking cows and share with local community. 

Activities:

  • Visit to the local school of Santa Ana, its time to spend some time with the local community, a good football game will be great.
  • Visit to a local family and their crops.
  • Lunch at Hacienda el Porvenir
  • Horse back riding tour.

Accommodation: Eurobuilding.


Day 8.- Quito - Baltra Galápagos. (B, L)

Highlights: Visit the Galapagos`s highlands where we will see giant tortoises in their natural habitat. 

Lunch in Rancho Manzanillo/ Primicias

Accommodation: Hotel La Isla/ Hotel Fiesta


Day 9.- North Seymour Island Day Tour (B, L)

Highlight: Hiking and snorkeling 

One of the best wildlife spots of Galapagos, blue footed boobies, colonies of Sea lions and an amazing marine life.

Lunch On Board

Accommodation: Hotel La Isla/ Hotel Fiesta


Day 10.- Kayaking in Tortuga Bay and Charles Darwin Research Station (B, L)

Highlights: Walk to Tortuga Bay - Kayak around the bay, lunch in town. In the afternoon visit to the Charles Darwin Research Station to see the giant tortoises breeding center.

Accommodation: Hotel La Isla/ Hotel Fiesta


Day 11.- Plazas Island day tour (B, L)

Highlight: This island formed by lava flows that comes from the middle of the sea is home of big colonies of marine iguanas, sea lions and the exuberant vegetation of the islands.

Lunch in on board. 

Accommodation: Hotel La Isla/ Hotel Fiesta


Day 12.- Galapagos - Quito (B)

Transfer out to Quito in the morning. You will arrive to the hotel around 17:00 

Accommodation: Hotel Wyndham/ Hacienda Rincon de Puembo.

END OF SERVICES

What's Included:

Main land portion:

  • Transportation.
  • Bilingual Tour Guide.
  • Lodging in hotels tourist class, haciendas and local communities.
  • Meals specified in the program (B= Breakfast / L= Lunch / D= Dinner).
  • Entrance fee to the visit sites specified in the program.
  • Flight Quito- Cuenca

Galapagos Portion:

  • All meals specify in the program
  • Bus transportation in the island when it is required 
  • Transfer in and out
  • All the excursions specify in the program 
  • Itabaca channel Fee
  • Snorkel gear 
  • Local English speaking Naturalist Guide for the activities

What’s not Included:

Main land portion:

  • International flight tickets.
  • Alcoholic Drinks.
  • Personal expenses. 
  • Visit to places not specified in the program.
  • Tips.
  • Travel insurance. 

Galapagos portion:

  • Air Ticket Guayaquil – Baltra – Quito Approximately 500,00 USD Per Person 
  • Galapagos Entrance fee 100 USD per person (To be paid in cash at Galapagos) 
  • Galapagos Transit Card 20 USD to be paid at Quito Airport 
  • Drinks and personal expenses
  • Tips to local guides and crew.
  • Travel insurance.

Your Organizer


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Ecotraveler Ecuador
Ecotraveler Ecuador is a company that believes that tourism is a key to the development of countries and environmental care tool. Based on this principle we make traveling by Ecuador socially sensitive and environmentally friendly, we can ensure that your investment in visiting our country will come to benefit small entrepreneurs, indigenous communities, artisans, always thinking about the best way to enjoy the beautiful scenery and great attractions that has our country causing the least possible impact.

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