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6 Tips for Finding the Best Hiking Trails in The Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands include 20 different landmasses and cover 17,000 square miles. This group of 13 large and 7 smaller but remarkable islands is off the coast of Ecuador and offers those interested in the natural world an amazing opportunity to experience and learn more about our world.    While there are many places you […]

Ecuador’s President formalizes expansion of Galapagos Marine Reserve, celebrates milestone aboard the Galapagos Legend

Today, the President of Ecuador, Guillermo Lasso, signed an executive decree formalizing the expansion of the Galapagos Marine Reserve (GMR). President Lasso signed the order during a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Puerto Ayora. A celebratory lunch hosted by the Presidency of Ecuador and the Ministry of Environment followed aboard the Galapagos Legend, the flagship of Go […]


Ecuadorian Authorities introduced the following entry requirements for Galapagos, by air, which will take effect from October 23rd at 00h00. ENTRY TO GALAPAGOS: All passengers, older than 2 years old, regardless of their residence, must: Complete vaccination card with at least 14 days of validity. OR Present a negative result of a COVID-19 RT-PCR test, taken within […]

Important Update About Requirements To Enter The Galapagos Islands

Beginning on August 31st, the following New entry Guidelines to the Galapagos Islands will apply: International visitors traveling to the Galapagos Islands – Passengers who are 16 years and older will be required to provide: A negative RT-PCR Test taken within 72 hours before traveling and additionally, A vaccination card with a complete series of […]