Begin your journey with a 2-night pre-cruise stay in The Central Valley in Costa Rica, before boarding the majestic Star Clipper for a 7-night sailing traversing the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica and Nicaragua. During the sailing, visit picturesque ports of call including Quepos, San Juan del Sur and Isla Tortugas, widely regarded as the most beautiful island in Costa Rica. Following their authentic sailing experience, guests will spend 3-nights in Ecuador's capital, Quito, where they will take advantage of a private, full-day city tour including a visit to The Middle of the World Monument.
After your Ecuadorian escape, and for the final part of this bucket list experience, you will spend 4-nights in the Galápagos Islands. Sometimes called the 'Enchanted Islands', the remote Galápagos Islands are a unique example of natural beauty, with its wide range of wildlife and array of biological diversity. The Galápagos Islands, where Charles Darwin first set foot in 1835, acted as the inspiration to create his ground-breaking theories of evolution. Follow in Darwin's footsteps and witness the varied animals and sights that influenced him.
Explore an Ecuadorian Archipelago: Costa Rica & The Galápagos Islands
Departs 19th January 2023 | 16-night package
2-nights in The Central Valley | 7-nights aboard Star Clipper | 3-night in Quito | 4-nights in the The Galápagos Islands
Visiting: Puerto Caldera (Costa Rica) | Quepos (Costa Rica) | At Sea | San Juan del Sur (Nicaragua) | Playa Nacascolo, Bahia Culebra (Costa Rica) | Bahia Potrero, Flamingo (Costa Rica) | Islas Tortugas (Costa Rica) | Puerto Caldera (Costa Rica)
Prices from £7,269.00 per person!
Price includes return flights from London*, 2-nights pre-cruise stay at Hotel Buena Vista, Central Valley in Costa Rica, 7-nights full board sailing, flight from Costa Rica to Quito (via Panama), 3-nights post-cruise stay at Mama Cuchara, Quito, full day private city tour of Quito including visiting The Middle of the World Monument, flight from Quito to The Galápagos Islands, 4-nights post cruise stay at Galápagos Habitat hotel, shared excursions in The Galápagos Islands including: Tour of the Santa Cruz highlands, full day excursion to Bartolome Island & Sullivan Bay, full day excursion to South Plaza Island & Carrion Point, full day excursion to North Seymour & Bachas Beach, non-UK transfers and port charges. *Flights depart from London Gatwick and return to London Heathrow.
Lead in fare is based on 2 adults sharing a category 6 cabin unless stated otherwise. Includes return flights (*Flights depart from London Gatwick and return to London Heathrow), hotel stays where indicated, full board cruise, excursions where indicated, non-UK transfers and port charges. Single supplement ranges from 50% when booking a category 6 – category 2 cabin and 100% for categories 1 and above. All prices are correct at time of print, are subject to availability and/or change, and can be withdrawn at any time. Package elements are subject to availability, if element becomes unavailable then Star Clippers will endeavour to find an alternative option. Visits to all ports of call are subject to local government permissions therefore we cannot guarantee disembarkation for UK passengers. Star Clippers cannot be held responsible should government permissions change.
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