Uniquely personal connections to the local community coupled with our clear understanding of US-based travelers’ expectations make traveling with Galapagos Alternative more like visiting a friend.The experience is different
Don’t get bogged down in the details of your trip’s plan or restricted to the offerings of a single hotel or travel company. Let us provide you with a fully-customized travel itinerary that will span your entire stay.build your trip
Galapagos Alternative’s land-based, island-hopping tours offer you a unique perspective of the Galapagos islands, the way we see them: as locals. With our customized individual Galapagos tour itineraries, you can choose the sights and activities most suited to your interests.FIND ACTIVITIES
Our land-based Galapagos tours allow you to experience the culture of the Galapagos by staying at local hotels, eating at local restaurants and exploring the local sights and communities at your own pace.
Begin or end your Galapagos Island tour by exploring mainland Ecuador. Visit Quito, the highest capital city in the world nestled in the volcanos of the Andes, or the coastal city of Guayaquil before beginning a 4-day Amazon Jungle excursion.
Or you can add a trip to the Andes and visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Machu Picchu, explore the Sacred Valley of the Incas and wander around the enchanting mountain city of Cusco.