WOULD YOU LIKE TO VISIT AN ENCHANTING LAND TO MINGLE WITH TORTOISES, WALK AMONG IGUANAS AND SNORKEL WITH SEA LIONS?
|TENTATIVE ITINERARY INCLUDING 5 NIGHTS IN HOTELS ON THE ISLANDS.|
| 5/8 – Fly Atlanta to Quito; overnight at Hotel Rinconde Puembo |
5/9 – Guided tour of the famous Otavalo market
5/10 – Arrive Galapagos and tour San Cristobol
5/10-15 – Visit the islands of San Cristobol, Espanola, Floreana, Isabela, Santa Cruz. Observe – tortoises, land and marine iguanas, sea lions, Blue Footed and Nasca Boobies, waved albatrosses, and many others. Swim with – marine iguanas, sea turtles, and sea lions. Visit – volcanic landscapes, the Sierra Negra Volcano, tortoise breeding centers at Charles Darwin Research Stations, and towns including of Puerto Villamil & Puerto Ayora
5/15 – Fly to Quito; overnight at the Hotel Rinconde Puembo.
5/16 – Return flight to Atlanta
The trip is arranged by Holbrook Travel, based in Gainesville Florida. More information is available at: http://www.holbrooktravel.com.
The total cost of the trip is around $5,600. This covers everything (except souvenirs and tips), including roundtrip airfare from Atlanta. This sounds expensive but is a bargain for a trip of this nature.
FOR INFORMATION ABOUT THE TRIP CONTACT:
JOHN PASTO at 478-934-5305 (Middle Georgia State University, Cochran Campus)
FOR VIDEO CLIPS ON YOUTUBE – SEARCH FOR “GALAPAGOS BY PASTO” or see: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=22dkqU7rW5Q.