Galapagos Islands wildlife holidays and tours, 2014 and 2015

Galapagos & Machu Picchu holiday in Ecuador and Peru
Discover Peru's Machu Picchu and the Wildlife-rich Galapagos, from US $5755 (16 days) ex flights
Galapagos holidays, Ecuador
A First Class wildlife cruise around the 'Enchanted Isles', from £3572 - £4372 (12 days) inc UK flights
Peru and Galapagos adventure holiday
Combine superb hiking with a spectacular wildlife cruise, from £4705 - £7105 (18 days) ex flights
Galapagos activity & wildlife holiday, land based
Privately guided land-based activity holiday in Galapagos, from £3495 - £3825 (7 days) ex flights
Galapagos cruise options, tailor made
The greatest wildlife experiences tailor made, from £1999 (8 days) ex flights
Galapagos Islands holiday
Home to many interesting species of endemic wildlife, from £3872 - £4422 (17 days) inc UK flights
Galapagos holiday cruise options
Excellent selection of small and midsize Galapagos cruises, from £1970 - £3143 (8 days) ex flights
Ecuador and the Galapagos holiday
Villages rainforest and wildlife, from £2476 (14 days) inc UK flights
Peru and Galapagos holiday
An inspirational tour combining Peru, Ecuador & the Galapagos, from £4818 - £5178 (15 days) inc UK flights
Ecuador highlands tour & Galapagos cruise
Experience Ecuador's stunning highlands and the Galapagos, from £4998 - £5278 (16 days) inc UK flights
Ecuador & Galapagos holiday, tailormade
Discover the Andes, Amazon and Galapagos, from £3550 - £6370 (16 days) ex flights
Galapagos adventure holiday
An active Galapagos Islands adventure holiday, from £2135 - £2321 (10 days) ex flights
Ecuador holiday, Quito & the Galapagos
Experience Quito & the Galapagos Islands, from £2200 (11 days) ex flights
Galapagos & Amazon wildlife holiday, Ecuador
The ultimate wildlife trip to the Amazon and Galapagos, from US $5795 (16 days) ex flights
Galapagos activity holiday
Trek, bike, kayak and snorkel on this fantastic adventure, from £1695 (8 days) ex flights
Peru and Galapagos Island holiday
South America's archaeological and natural jewels, from £4422 - £4722 (17 days) inc UK flights
Galapagos multi activity holiday
An amazing adventure Galapagos Multi-sports, from £1995 (7 days) ex flights
Galapagos cruises
Cruise the Galapagos Islands on sailing boats and yachts, from £1321 - £2830 (8 days) ex flights
Galapagos & Inca Trail tour
Unique adventure of ancient sights & breathtaking beauty, from £2555 - £2760 (17 days) ex flights
Ecuador wildlife holiday, Galapagos & Amazon
Nature all around in the Galapagos and Ecuadorian Amazon, from £3735 - £4500 (15 days) ex flights
Galapagos small group adventure holiday
Amazing wildlife, both on land and underwater, from £1720 - £1970 (10 days) ex flights
Galapagos cruise holiday
, from £2895 - £3000 (10 days) ex flights
Galapagos 5 day cruise, Ecuador
Cruise around the incredible and unique Galapagos Islands, from £1845 (5 days) ex flights
Galapagos & Ecuador cruise holiday
Perfect wildlife Galapagos cruise and Quito holiday, from £3435 (10 days) ex flights
Peru and Galapagos cultural holiday
Ultimate highlights tour of Peru and the Galapagos Islands, from £4183 (20 days) ex flights
Ecuador & Galapagos tailor made holiday
Land based multi-activity adventure in the Galapagos Islands, from £2660 (10 days) ex flights
Galapagos and Peru tour
Galapagos Islands, Peru, Ecuador, and Bolivia adventure, from £3560 - £3875 (24 days) ex flights
Galapagos family holiday, hotel based
Fantastic Galapagos Islands Family Adventure Holiday, from £1314 (6 days) ex flights
Galapagos & Machu Picchu holiday
A great chance to explore Ecuador, Galapagos and Peru, from US $3990 (16 days) ex flights
Galapagos tailor made holiday
See wildlife and share the day-to-day life of Galapagueños, from £1669 (9 days) ex flights

59 reviews for Galapagos Islands wildlife holidays4 star overall rating

These full and frank independent Galapagos Islands wildlife holidays reviews are from travellers who have booked directly through responsibletravel.com. They are not edited by us or any of the companies we work with. Find the real story, from real travellers below.

Galapagos cruise options, tailor made
Excellent. The guides, accommodation, food, wildlife was better than I had expected...our guides were all local and very good at their job. (more)Sam Taylor
The wildlife was just awesome! Even more amazing than we'd expected! The crew were fantastic - really friendly and welcoming and the guides were exceptional. (more)Christine Ennew
Most memorable was swimming with sea lions, but actually it was all brilliant. (more)Bryn Parry
From £1999 excluding flights
Galapagos cruises
The first day arriving in Galapagos and seeing the sea turtles, snorkelling, swimming next to sealions was the most memorable part of this holiday. (more)Miss D.D
The most memorable parts were seeing and swimming with many of the wildlife including penguins, sea lions, dolphins. Driving through ocean surrounded by volcanoes on all sides. (more)Matt Hayden
Visiting one of the most unique places left on earth, and seeing how protective tours and the park authorities are keeping it that way, were most memorable. Amazing and excellent - truly a trip of a lifetime, and one of the few times one can genuinely use the word 'awesome'. (more)Ayesha Kyari
From £1321 - £2830 excluding flights
Peru and Galapagos adventure holiday
It was truly the holiday of a lifetime with unique experiences that i will treasure. That was helped by a very well organised crew and an inspirational guide who was in love with his islands. (more)Debbie Cowburn
Fantastic -it was everything we expected. Sometimes reality does not meet expectations but not so this time and we are both fairly well travelled. Everything went like clock work. (more)Jennifer Parks
The view of Machu Picchu from the Sun Gate after a gruelling 4-day trek and the tameness of the animals in the Galapagos were the most memorable parts. (more)Glenys France
From £4705 - £7105 excluding flights
Galapagos adventure holiday
We feel we've had many 5-star holidays but this was certainly one of them. (more)Robert Coifman
Very enjoyable....We hiked the Inca trail; catching sight of Machu Picchu through the cloud as we approached was spectacular! (more)Sue Johnson
Snorkelling with the wonderful under-sea creatures - as well as scores of beautiful fishes, I swam with marine iguanas and sea turtles. Plus the kayaking was a high point for me. (more)Camilla Reeve
From £2135 - £2321 including domestic flights only
Galapagos holiday cruise options
Really there are no words to express how wonderful my holiday was. You have to experience it yourself to appreciate it...the most exciting part was seeing the animals on the Galapagos & swimming with the sea turtles. (more)Sy Schwartz
The most memorable part was swimming with sealions and turtles in the Galapagos. (more)Elaine Edmondson
From £1970 - £3143 excluding flights
Galapagos holidays, Ecuador
Memorable parts? For me, each new encounter with an animal/bird/sea creature I had not seen before - or only in a zoo/at a distance - was exciting. I also enjoyed snorkelling from some beaches and seeing the wealth of fish/creatures below me(the turtles especially) The sulphur mines were also fascinating - if smelly! Tips? Bring your own snorkelling gear and check it fits well. (There is far more snorkelling on this trip than I had realised.)You can hire it but it is difficult to... (more)Karen Morrow
From £3572 - £4372 including UK flights
Ecuador holiday, Quito & the Galapagos
Memorable parts? Swimming with sea-lions in the Galapagos. Tips? Don't delay! There wasn't anything I could fault. Local benefits? Yes - local guides were used in each city and also for the boat crew. The boat was classified as an eco-catamaran. Overall rating? Excellent. Very sad to have had to leave. (more)Sarah Hext
From £2200 excluding flights
Galapagos 2 week cruise, Ecuador
Memorable parts? The fantastic wildlife. The friendly crew. The very knowlable guide. Tips? If travelling alone - pay the extra for your own cabin. Take as little as possible - you can always rinse things out & dry them! A couple of pairs of shorts or trousers & a couple of t-shirts, GOOD soled shoes & sandles. 60+ Sun block, Deet. AND CAMERA(s) Don't spend money on new clothes before you go! Local benefits? The locals certainly appeared to make the most of the tourist trade!!!!!!... (more)Margaret Dolan
From £5072 - £5472 including UK flights
Galapagos activity holiday
Memorable parts? The SEA LIONS are great encounters. Especially on San Cristobal Island being such close proximity with them on beaches is almost unheard of anywhere else in the world! That is a real specialty of the trip! Walking the Volcano surfaces on Isabel Island was amazing too! Tips? Organised tours don't seem to include the chance to be able to Scooba Dive with the Sea Lions or other sea life, so best to book that separately by extending your holiday by 1 day or skip the... (more)Anni Jancsek
From £1695 excluding flights
Ecuador and Galapagos holiday
Memorable parts? Zip-Lining in the Cloud Forest but the Galapagos was amazing. Tips? Definitely take a torch, wet weather clothing and a sense of humour. Local benefits? Yes, definitely. Overall rating? Brilliant but the cloud forest was a bit disappointing as we had continual rain and saw very few animals or birds. This also occurred in the Amazon. We were told by the operator that rain was minimal with short bursts. Obviously a joke. (more)Anne Goffin
From £4345 - £4555 excluding flights

Holiday Reviews

You can trust responsibletravel.com reviews because, unlike many other schemes, reviews can ONLY be written by people who we have verified have been on the holidays. In addition, we don't run these holidays ourselves - our only interest is giving you the best independent advice.

Read our review policy

Unedited reviews from other travellers

5 stars
I am reborn! Simply the best holiday I have ever been on
4 stars
Some great stories to tell the grandchildren. Would recommend to a friend
3 stars
Very enjoyable
2 stars
It was OK
1 star
A bit disappointing really
Convert currencies