Encounter EcuadorGalapagos – Regenerative Farming & Fun
A life changing experience
DISCOVER THE Adventure OF
Do you have the courage to accept this challenge and contribute to improving the world?
I T I N E R A R Y
Arrival Quito. Transfer to Hostel Selina in Quito.
Since you will be at a high altitude (2800 meters), take it slow on the first few days and cut back on drinking alcohol to avoid altitude sickness.
Discover colonial Quito & La Carolina Park with a local guide. Selina Hostel
Flight to San Cristobal. Transfer from the airport to Hotel. Meet & greet local representatives and explore a walking tour in town with a local lunch at the beach closer to sea lions.
You will be transported from the hostel to Quito airport in the morning to catch your flight to San Cristobal airport in the Galapagos.
Once you arrive in San Cristobal you will be brought to your lovely Hotel. Here, you will receive a warm meet and greet welcome from your local tour guide and enjoy a delicious welcome lunch. Later, you will experience a walking tour of Puerto Baquerizo Moreno to get to know the island a little bit closer.
Transfer to highlands for the start of a transformational adventure in the project Mandinga https://www.instagram.com/finca.mandinga/
Including meals, digital detox, transformational experience, and organic and regenerative farming.
You will be transferred from your hotel to the highlands of the island for the start of a transformational adventure at Mandinga project (20-30 minutes driving distance).
AM project, after lunch a driver will pick you up and you will visit Galapaguera; a turtle breeding center. After this visit the driver will bring you to village Baquerizo Moreno. Hotel
You will continue your volunteer work in the morning before being driven to Baquerizo Moreno, where you will overnight at the Hotel once more.
Kicker rock day tour. Hotel
Included: Bilingual Galapagos National Park guide, transportation, and light lunch.
What to bring: swimsuit and towel, comfortable hiking shoes, sun protection, (reusable) water bottle, and snacks
Surf or Yoga classes.
Depending the waves and climate you will have today surf or yoga classes for 2 hours. The rest of the day free in this charming seaside town in paradise and take some time to unwind.
Transfer back to the project.
Every day at 8:00 a.m., the volunteer activities begin, with a snack break at 11:00 a.m. At 2:30 pm, a vegan meal is provided. You are welcome to work in the afternoon as well as there is still much to accomplish at the finca. At around six o’clock, dinner is served. You will be expected to assist with meal preparation.
All wonderful things in life must, unfortunately, come to an end, but luckily some of them can be honored with a delicious farewell meal. Before you must leave this magnificent place, take advantage of your final free day in Baquerizo Moreno, and take in one final sunset in one of the most wonderful places on earth.
We really hope that you had an amazing and memorable time in Ecuador and will always remember the special moments you had there. We appreciate your participation in this event and the opportunity to introduce you to the delights of this heavenly sanctuary.
- You can book 1 or more extra nights to enjoy a bit more the magic of the Galapagos Islands.
The start dates of this program in 2024 will be;
- Saturday 02 March
- Saturday 13 April
- Saturday 11 May
- Saturday 27 July
- Saturday 21 September
- Saturday 09 November
things to consider
What is included?
- Private Transfer to Hostel Selina in Quito
- Discover Quito tour with guide with public transportation
- Private Transfer from Hostel Selina to airport
- Transfer from airport to Hotel in San Cristobal
- Welcome lunch at hotel (1)
- Standard room at hotel in San Cristobal (5 nights) Hotel Casita de la Isla or GPS Planet
- Breakfast at hotel (5)
- Transfers Hotel to Finca Mandinga
- Breakfast (8), lunch (8), and dinner (8) at Finca Mandinga
- Shared accommodation at Finca Mandinga (8 nights)
- Transfers from Finca Mandinga to Hotel
- Galapaguera; visit to the turtle breeding center
- Kicker Rock day tour with lunch included
- Yoga or Surf lesson; 2 hours
What is NOT included?
- Other meals not mentioned at the program.
- Other expensesAir ticket to and back Galapagos (San Cristobal Island) +/- $550,00
- Fee Galapagos National Park 100USD per person
- Transit control card 20USD per person
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