Ecuador & The Galápagos Islands, Air, 6 Nights, From $2,849

Spend a week island-hopping in the Galápagos archipelago, discovering some of the rarest and most spectacular wildlife on the planet, with this travel deal.

By , Monday, Sep 10, 2012, 1:02 PM


Get up close and personal with exotic wildlife on this travel deal to the Galápagos Islands.

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The Real Deal Vacation package to Ecuador and the Galápagos Islands includes round-trip airfare between Miami and Quito on LAN Airlines; regional flights; six nights' accommodations, including two nights at the Sheraton Quito Hotel (one night at the beginning of the trip and one night at the end), two nights at Casa Opuntia on San Cristóbal Island, one night at Iguana Crossing Boutique Hotel on Isabela Island, and one night at the Angermeyer Waterfront Inn on Santa Cruz Island; guided tours and wildlife-viewing excursions throughout the trip; a visit to the Charles Darwin Research Station; entrance fees (including the $100 Galápagos National Park Fee); all ground transportation; daily breakfast; all meals on the Islands; and all air and hotel taxes. From $2,849 for a six-night trip, plus a departure tax of $45.

When Nov. 10 ($2,849); Dec. 8 ($2,949); Dec. 15 ($3,049).

Gateways Miami (from $2,849).

The Fine Print Use promo code BT0912-50. Does not include an Ecuador departure tax of $45 per person. Based on double occupancy; the single supplement is from $499. Read these guidelines before booking any Real Deal.

Book By Oct. 31, 2012.

Contact Friendly Planet Travel, 800/555-5765,

Why It's A Deal BT readers receive an exclusive $50 discount. Similar tours on the market start at about $3,200.

More An optional two-day post-tour extension in Quito is available from $299 per person.

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