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Holiday review by Roger and Elizabeth Richardson

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Date of trip: 25/03/2017
Number of people: 2
Country: Galapagos Islands

Overall level of Satisfaction

 
Tribes Overall: "We had very high expectations before going on the holiday and these were not only met but exceeded. It was a strikingly memorable experience and it is difficult to think how the holiday could have been improved upon."
 
Tribes Service: "Rory was very helpful and provided all the information we needed."
 
Guides: "The guides were excellent and made a huge contribution to our appreciation of the places visited. In particular Juan in the Galapagos Island and Estaban in Quito were extremely lively and informative guides."
 
Social & Environmental Responsibility: "In particular we felt that the visit to the Napo Wildlife Centre helped make a contribution to the Rainforest being regarded as an economic asset through tourism rather than being used for oil drilling or other destructive exploitation. "

Accommodation

 
Patio Andaluz
A lovely hotel which was full of character and in a very central position in the old town
 
Napo Wildlife Centre
A great luxury camp in a wonderful location. A bit expensive to buy any extras.
 
Beluga
Fantastic service from a very attentive crew. The food was excellent. It has everything you need for a memorable trip.
 
Grand Hotel
Very good service and everything you would expect from a large hotel.

Our Memories

"The most special moments were swimming with turtles, sea lions and penguins"

customer rating

5/5 from 66 reviews

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Time: GMT - 6 hours

Flight time: Flights to the Galapagos Islands leave from Quito and touch down in Guayaquil en route, taking about 3 hours from Quito or 2 hours from Guayaquil. The flights land either at Baltra or San Cristobal.

Language: Spanish is the official language in the Galapagos Islands.

Visas: Not required for British travellers. Other nationalities should obtain advice from their embassy.

Health: There are no compulsory vaccinations.

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