Trekking in the Galapagos Islands

Galapagos trekking

Galapagos Islands trekking, Isabela IslandAlthough Ecuador is a relatively small country with the densest population of any South American country,  it offers many remote areas ideal for trekking and hiking excursions.

Trekking in Ecuador is easily combined with a visit to the country's more traditional destinations: the Galapagos Islands, colorful indigenous markets, Amazon jungle lodges, or Pacific coast beaches.

Islabela Island is the only place in the Galapagos where extended trekking is possible, but up until Trekking in Galapagos, Isabela Islandrecently this has been difficult to organize, owing to national park regulations and the shortage of essential supplies. Isabela is a unique environment, and includes five major volcanoes, one of which we climb. It is one of the last remaining habitats of the giant Galapagos tortoise, and home to many of the most interesting species of wildlife.

Trekking in the Galapagos; a unique combination of the wildlife, volcanoes and geology of the Enchanted Islands. Trekking to the highest point for a view of the entire Archipelago is worth the effort.


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