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Galapagos Best - Guayaquil Day Trips

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| Guayas, Guayaquil 200350, Ecuador
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Uniquely special day trip to the Churute Mangrove and a Cacoa Plantattion

Fernando and his driver, Javier, treated us to a very special all-day overview of the Guayaquil... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
cougfan72
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Awesome day!

I had an incredible time with Galapagos best. Everyone was friendly, helpful and so knowledgeable... read more

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Reviewed 17 January 2018
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Our Galapagos Expeditions are designed so people can have a trip of a life time by being highly educational, fun and flexible. We teach our guests about the Galapagos Natural and human history. Early walks, best light for photography, amazing...more
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| Guayas, Guayaquil 200350, Ecuador
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fernando and his driver, Javier, treated us to a very special all-day overview of the Guayaquil area and countryside. The six of us enjoyed the comfort of an air-conditioned and spotless van while Fernando pointed out the highlights of Guayaquil before making our way to...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

I had an incredible time with Galapagos best. Everyone was friendly, helpful and so knowledgeable on the beautiful things you will see.

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

This was the most wonderful trip I have ever taken. The expertise of Fausto and his staff coupled with the white glove treatment we received from the crew of the TipTopII allowed us to experience amazing adventures each day without pressure. Daily we were offered...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Had a great time birding with Fernando -- Horned Screamer was my favorite sighting, but there were many more birds plus howler monkeys and wonderful stops at a local farm for lunch. Highly recommended as a way to spend a layover day near Guayaquil (in...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

We took a half day walking and van tour of Guayaquil. Our guide was enthusiastic about her home city and very well informed. Galapagos Best is absolutely a very reliable, well-run company. We subsequently spent 7 nights under the leadership of Fausto in the Galapagos...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We were here for 3 days before heading to the Galapagos; Fernando of Galapagos Best arranged 3 day trips for birdwatching which were amazing; Cerro Blanco dry forest with a guide Daniel was a new species every few steps;we did a city tour of Guayaquil...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

During our stay in Guayaquil, we decided at the very last-minute (the evening before) to book a day trip to the Churute nature reserve and cacao farm. Galapagos Best were very efficient in arranging everything, calling us at the hotel and making sure we had...More

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galapagosbest, Owner at Galapagos Best - Guayaquil Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Jacquie Thank you so much for your great review and it is always our pleasure to serve our visitors. I am really glad you trusted us and Toño Escobar is one of the best. If you ever come back please let us know or...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Three friends and I booked a day-long excursion in Guayaquil with this tour company. We were on our way back from the Galapagos Islands and all agreed that this single day in Guayaquil was a trip highlight. Our guide, Fernando was the BEST. Honestly, I...More

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galapagosbest, Owner at Galapagos Best - Guayaquil Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Freinds I am glad you had a fantastic time and enjoyed your tour. Fernando is the best and we love him. Thank you for such a great review. Best Fausto

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Fernando provided us with the perfect trip following the amazing time we spent in the Galapagos. He met us after we spent several days in Quito at the airport, had us buy boots because I am terrified of snakes and took us back to the...More

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galapagosbest, Owner at Galapagos Best - Guayaquil Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Dear La Donna y Richard Thank you so much for such wonderful review and it was truly a pleasure to have hosted you both here. Please let me know if you ever come back Hugs Fausto

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

I had only one day in Guayaquil and chose Galapagos Best for a walking city tour. They were great in adjusting and accommodating me due to my later arrival and my needs. My guide Violeta was wonderful in sharing her love of her city as...More

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galapagosbest, Owner at Galapagos Best - Guayaquil Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Lora I am glad you enjoyed your tour and we are here to make sure everything is great for our guests Best Fausto

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