Location: Galapagos and Ecuador Duration: 12 nights Price: From £5,050 per person in low season based on two adults travelling together and including all flights in economy class, accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis, private transfers, transportation, experiences as stated and taxes

This holiday sees you cruising the waters of the Galapagos aboard the M/C Galapagos Seaman Journey, marvelling at giant tortoises, penguins, sea lions and marine iguanas – and finishes with horse riding, hiking and mountain biking in the spectacular Ecuadorian Andes.

Perfect for

Fans of wildlife, outdoor activities and spectacular scenery.

In the know

For an extra wildlife hit, consider heading into Ecuador’s Amazon rainforest from Quito, and staying at the Napo Wildlife Centre, a private reserve in the Yasuni National Park – one of our top picks for an Amazon experience.

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QUITO - 2 nights

We fly you to Quito, where you’ll spend two nights at La Casona de la Ronda, a friendly, intimate hotel located on the cobblestone streets of Quito’s oldest district and the perfect base for exploring Ecuador’s capital city. Navigate the Baroque streets to discover restaurants and bars, quirky shops, art galleries and museums of the historic La Ronda quarter, and head further afield to witness spectcular colonial churches and plazas of this fascinating city.

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Next, we fly you to the Galapagos to board your home for the next five nights, the M/C Galapagos Seaman Journey. All meals and guided excursions are included, giving you plenty of opportunity to enjoy the amazing variety of wild and wonderful animals in the Galapagos archipelago, as well as some of its most spectacular island scenery. Go kayaking, snorkelling and scuba diving to discover the curious underwater world; and on land, enjoy volcano hikes, island trails, and see if you can follow giant tortoises through the forest.

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OTAVALO - 3 nights

After your Galapagos cruise, we fly you back to Quito and transfer you to Hacienda Cusin, a colonial estate turned luxury hotel, where you’ll spend three nights high in Ecuador’s spectacular Andes mountains. Hike, mountain bike or horse ride along meandering trails or simply relax, enjoy the excellent food and soak up the magnificent views. Finally, refreshed and restored, we transfer you back to Quito, for your return flight home.

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