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Galapagos Alternative

#2 of 22 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Puerto Ayora Features Animals
Avenida Charles Darwin S/N, Puerto Ayora 200350, Ecuador
+593 99 465 5018
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Outstanding Service and Knowledge

My highest compliments to the team at Galapagos Alternative, who organized our hotels, airport... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2015
Going above and beyond

Galapagos Alternative staff and day tours were excellent and well worth the money. The execution... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2015
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Avenida Charles Darwin S/N, Puerto Ayora 200350, Ecuador
+593 99 465 5018
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Reviewed 5 January 2015

My highest compliments to the team at Galapagos Alternative, who organized our hotels, airport transfers and daily guides on both Santa Cruz and Isabela. The guides - Andrea, Francisco, Consuela, Adam, and Daniella were all knowledgeable of the habitat, the island history as well as...More

1  Thank Mnperry
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Galapagos Alternative staff and day tours were excellent and well worth the money. The execution was flawless and the guides genuinely enjoyed being with us. I would highly recommend them.

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Reviewed 14 December 2014

To explore the Galapagos islands, I decided to go with local agency called Galapagos Alternative to organize my day tours over a one week period. I preferred to be land-based than being on a boat, as I could not tolerate cruising on the sea for...More

2  Thank Andrewmags2014
Reviewed 10 December 2014

My son and I contacted them with a request for a program for 4/5 days. They responded promptly and correctly. They have an effective process for scoping out your interests and do's and dont's. We quickly received a few itinerary proposals and made our choices....More

1  Thank Efrater
Reviewed 8 December 2014

In October and November, I toured around much of Ecuador and Peru, and to be honest, the Galapagos Islands were my favourite spot. I booked a series of private day tours through this company, 'Galapagos Alternative,' and I had a wonderful time! From the early...More

2  Thank Jason S
Reviewed 8 November 2014

My husband and I (early 60's) had a wonderful time. Our day tours were interesting and well organized. Our hotels were nice, clean and comfortable. Our guides were very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. We quite intentionally chose a land-based tour because of my tendency towards...More

3  Thank Pamsmith1400
Reviewed 2 November 2014

My husband and I (60's) went to Galapagos for five days. Galapagos Alternative tour is the way to go . They helped to plan our entire trip, hotels, tours, guides, recommendations for restaurants. We loved staying on the islands and felt we were able to...More

4  Thank 697SheilaF
Reviewed 23 September 2014

I have been very happy to choose GPS for travelog around Galapagos, their organization was really good!

1  Thank francesco19791
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Me and my boyfriend went to Galapagos on June 2014. I decided to contact Jill&Javier after reading all the reviews. We booked our itinerary few weeks before our departure date. I sent an email telling them all I had in my mind and the activities...More

2  Thank Natinka1
Reviewed 6 September 2014

We organised a trip to the Galapagos Islands with Galapagos Alternative in August 2014. Galapagos Alternative organised all of our day tours and provided excellent service. They provided recommendations on what we should do and were open to our requests. We did a number of...More

6  Thank 2010_ATT
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emily b
We have tried to contact but aren't receiving any response? Is there a better way to get in touch with this company? We leave in 2 days and are still looking at last minute options! Thanks!
6 February 2017|
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Hi, Alison. What would you like to know about this attraction? what exactly do you do?
3 February 2017|
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Response from aj0reilly |
Thanks Jill, my husband is already in dialogue with Leone.
Henrik B
Hi. We are travelling to Galapagos Islands in January 2017. We have been trying to contact you for arranging a tour on the islands. Can you inform about the best way to get in contact with you ? Best regards, Henrik Bjerring
29 June 2016|
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Response from jilapagos | Property representative |
Thanks Sean! Yes we are happy to help. We recently had problems with our email but it is back up now. Info at galapagosalternative . com is the best way to get started with us for an itinerary catered to your travel style.