Local high school students volunteering with Ecology Project International (EPI) guide you through their hometown while sharing stories, legends, and traditions of the Galapagos. Ecology Project International is a nonprofit, educational organization whose mission is to inspire science education and conservation efforts worldwide through field-based student-scientist partnerships. They empower youth to take an active role in conservation.
Day 1 : Tour Puerto Ayora
Learn the secrets of human history on Santa Cruz Island
Interact with local Puerto Ayora high school students
Participate in community conservation efforts by helping clean up the bay
Learn the secrets of human history on Santa Cruz Island directly from its people. Local high school students guide you through a walking tour highlighting their hometown while sharing stories, legends, and traditions of Galapagos. Also participate in community conservation efforts by helping clean up the bay using a handmade net constructed by students as part of a campaign to keep the beaches and bays safe for marine life.
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This Add-on is available only for our travelers extending or customizing their itinerary. May to January available afternoons and weekends only
The trip might have been the absolute best of our lifetime (thus far). We particularly want to commend our guide Peter in the Guilin area-he was so incredibly attentive, energetic, enthusiastic-and absolutely dedicated to ensuring that our meals were 100% vegetarian.
When to Go
Good to ideal period to travel, and many people choose to visit at this time.