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Happy Gringo Travel

Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-512-3486
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HIgh and Mighty !

We contacted HG (and Gina) via their website as we were trying to co-ordinate with various... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Toby G
Galapagos tour on the coral 1

Just got back from an amazing trip to the Galapagos on the Coral 1. The trip was organised for us... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Antony A
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It's all about passion. Happy Gringo is an Anglo-Dutch owned travel company run by passionate travellers for like-minded clients and offers an alternative to the typically frustrating Latin American travel agency experience. Our philosophy is simple: we aim to provide the ultimate travel experience in Ecuador and to bring an element of fun and smiles to your trip here!We offer trips to the Galapagos Islands, the Rainforest and tailor-made travel to all corners of mainland Ecuador. Standing out from the pack. What really makes us different from the rest is our market leadership in service: * The most knowledgeable trip planners in the market* Personalised tour options and service that will really “wow” you* Quick answers when you most need them!* A simple and easy online booking process* International staff who speak your language (English, Dutch, French & Spanish)* Competitive prices to save your pennies* Full support from first point of contact up to the moment you finish your trip * 100% guaranteed satisfaction & fun!!! no hassles, no worries. Above all we always try to go the extra mile to ensure that your trip really is the dream holiday that you had dared to imagine …so sit back, relax, and leave your Ecuadorian adventure in our safe pair of hands!!! 100% Committed to Ecuador. We are extremely proud to be the very first travel agency in Ecuador to be awarded the prestigious Smart Voyager Ecological Certification!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We contacted HG (and Gina) via their website as we were trying to co-ordinate with various travelling friends in Ecuador. I have to say they were excellent and very patient with us as we changed dates and plans a few times despite the time-zone differences....More

Thank Toby G
HappyGringoTeam, Director Comercial at Happy Gringo Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Toby, Gina will be very happy to read your super nice feedback online about her service and so am I. Many thanks! It is the best feedback we can get that our clients are happy gringos, enjoyed their trip and furthermore are very happy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got back from an amazing trip to the Galapagos on the Coral 1. The trip was organised for us by Paula at happy Gringo. And it was absolutely fantastic. She took a lot of time to find us the perfect boat for our trip....More

Thank Antony A
HappyGringoTeam, Director Comercial at Happy Gringo Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You cannot imagine how happy we are receiving your feedback! It is so great to hear that you have been so satisfied with Paola´s service and she found the perfect trip for you. We hope you enjoyed your anniversary in Ecuador at lot. Of course...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to the Galapagos islands is on many a bucket list but it can be a tricky one to organise. There are multiple boats, multiple islands, different lengths of stay, only one airline in - I could go on. The team at Happy Gringo...More

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HappyGringoTeam, Director Comercial at Happy Gringo Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Terri, it is great to hear that we could help you finding the right boat in the "Galapagos Jungle" of different options! This is exactly what we do - finding the best suitable cruise or itinerary in general for our clients. "A pleasure dealing...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our planning started in September 2016. I worked with Cristina at Happy Gringo tailoring our Ecuador adventure for a family of 5. (2 adults, 3 kids ages 13, 8 and 7) She was quick to suggest kid friendly activities that were spot on for our...More

Thank Heather S
HappyGringoTeam, Director Comercial at Happy Gringo Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Heather, so great to hear that you enjoyed your holiday so much and that Cristina did such a good job in recommending you the right places, that are childfriendly. You have seen great highlights of Ecuador and especially Whale Watching in Puerto Lopez is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Happy Gringo shone! What a beautifully tailored holiday. Actually three holidays in one; 3000m up in the mountains, an Amazon mini adventure followed by a week in the Galapagos. We spent 3 nights in the Real Audiencia in the historic old town of Quito, enjoying...More

Thank CathandStephen
HappyGringoTeam, Director Comercial at Happy Gringo Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Catherine and Stephen, we are so happy you enjoyed your trip so much. Ecuador is indeed very interesting with it´s different regions that are so incredible different but all amazing! You were lucky to be here in Quito during the festival of lights, which...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are so glad we booked with Happy Gringo, we were especially impressed with the quality of advice and attention to detail we received. If you are lost picking a lodge or a trip for the Amazon, I would really recommend contacting them, as the...More

Thank Oliver L
HappyGringoTeam, Director Comercial at Happy Gringo Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Oliver, we are overwhelmed by such a great feedback. Thank you! Not only that you liked the lodge so much but especially that you rate our quality of advice and attention so much. This is really nice to hear and especially that Gina did...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to the Amazone region. Information en services offered by Happy Gringo was more than satisfying. Friendly service, and very good and complete information was provided.

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HappyGringoTeam, Director Comercial at Happy Gringo Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jeroen, Great to hear you liked our service and that you found our information good and complete. Hopefully you liked your trip to the Amazon as well ;o) Thanks for your online feedback and choosing Happy Gringo for your trip!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We contacted quite a few different tour operators both in UK and Ecuador for information on Galapagos cruises as it's quite a minefield and seemingly you can't contact boats directly and for exactly the same cruises on the same days etc prices can vary dramatically...More

Thank rachellabelle
HappyGringoTeam, Director Comercial at Happy Gringo Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It is for us a great compliment that you chose Happy Gringo out of all the offers you received! Gina must have done a great job regarding service and finding a great offer for you and she will be very happy to read your feedback...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Our trip was amazing in every way. We loved the Nemo I, great crew, great food, and fun boat. Toño was a knowledgeable and organized guide. Fun group of people from all over the world on the boat. Every stop was a new adventure, with...More

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Thank Michele G
HappyGringoTeam, Director Comercial at Happy Gringo Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Michele, I am so happy to hear that Nemo I was the right choice for your family and that Sebas did such a great job with his recommendation for you. I have been recently on Nemo I as well and I fully share your...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

Ingredients for unforgettable memories: a WIFI free stay in an ecological lodge, nature all around and a great guide to point out the richness and importance of the rain forest, a carefull boatsman, good food and a perfect organised arrangement.More

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HappyGringoTeam, Director Comercial at Happy Gringo Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

It is indeed very relaxing to have once in a while a WIFI free time. Sometimes we cannot imagine beeing without connection but I agree with you that it is the best you can have once in while in perfect nature, a nice lodge and...More

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Shimajio
1 April 2017|
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Response from HappyGringoTeam | Property representative |
Dear Shimajio, Thanks for our message! Happy Gringo is offering different payment options and depending on several factors, we would recommend you the best way for your payment. In order to know what is best suitable for... More
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Shimajio
25 February 2017|
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Response from HappyGringoTeam | Property representative |
Hi Shimajio, Thank you very much for your inquiry. Unfortunately we see it only now as we do not get a notification for posts made here. Have you inquired also via our webpage? Could one of our travel advisors help you... More
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Pete W
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The tour of the " true" equator is very good. Also the cable car ride.
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