Family Land Galápagos — Multi-Activities

Looking to give your kids a crash course in exotic wildlife? What better place to visit than “Darwin’s test kitchen,” the Galápagos? On this multi-activity trip, you’ll have the chance to snorkel, hike, kayak, and swim the islands, as well as visit a giant tortoise breeding centre and the Charles Darwin Research Station. Who says learning about nature has to be boring?

Itinerary Notes

Family adventures are designed for groups travelling with children between the ages of 6 and 17. Your group must have a child in order to book a Family tour, and anyone under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult. The itinerary has been designed with the needs of the whole family in mind.

Map of the route for Family Land Galápagos — Multi-Activities


Day 1 Quito

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Quito/San Cristóbal Island

Fly to San Cristóbal. Visit the Interpretation Centre in the afternoon to learn about the natural history of the area.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Lunch

Day 3 San Cristóbal Island

Snorkelling trip to Isla Lobos to search for marine life like sea turtles and manta rays and swim with sea lions. The afternoon is free to enjoy the beaches and surrounding area.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Lunch

Day 4 San Cristóbal Island/Santa Cruz Island

Travel by boat to Santa Cruz Island. On arrival, visit the highlands of the island to see Galápagos giant tortoises in the wild.

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Day 5 Santa Cruz Island

Take a sea kayaking adventure at Tortuga Bay to explore the mangroves. Opt for a surf lesson in the afternoon.

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Day 6 Santa Cruz Island

Head out on a boat tour to Lobería, Las Grietas, and Playa de los Perros, where there's time for some swimming or snorkelling. In the afternoon, visit the Charles Darwin Research Station.

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Day 7 Santa Cruz Island/Quito

Fly back to Quito, where the rest of the day is free to explore the city.

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Day 8 Quito

Depart at any time.

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What's Included

  • Visit to a wildlife interpretation centre (San Cristóbal Island)
  • Snorkelling trip to Isla Lobos (San Cristóbal Island)
  • Swimming and snorkelling in Lobería (Santa Cruz Island)
  • Excursion to see giant tortoises in the wild (Santa Cruz Island)
  • Tortuga Bay walk and kayaking excursion (Santa Cruz Island)
  • Charles Darwin Research Station visit (Santa Cruz Island)
  • Isabela Municipal Tax
  • Internal flights
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities


Hotels (7 nights).


7 breakfasts, 2 lunches
Allow USD270-355 for meals not included.


Plane, speedboat, van, pickup truck, local bus, panga.

Staff & experts

CEO/Naturalist Guide while in the Galápagos Islands (certified by the Galápagos National Park Authority), local G Adventures Rep in Quito


This tour is offered by G Adventures


Contact your travel professional to book this family experience