Visiting the Galapagos Islands is on the bucket-list of many traveling to South America, and rightly so! Visiting Darwin’s ‘living laboratory’ and witnessing the extraordinary flora and fauna who make the islands their home really is an experience like no other. The logistics of arranging a trip here can sometimes be overwhelming for potential travelers however. Where do I even start? How can I visit in a sustainable way? Where does a cruise fit in? How long should I spend in mainland Ecuador?
While all of these aspects are important to address, one should never let the involved logistics put you off visiting a place such as this marvelous destination, even if you just have a short amount of time. Seeking expert advice and booking your arrangements through a reputable and environmentally responsible tour operator will ensure the best experiences. Whilst a longer trip of around two weeks will of