Testimonials

Alan and I had a truly wonderful experience in Ecuador. Santiago and the rest of staff were excellent hosts, as was the La Pinta and its staff. We had an amazing trip.
Hannah, we are back from our fabulous vacation, and I am so very thankful to you for setting it all up. Please provide me with your supervisor's name and email address so I can give you proper credit! Dilger couple, Custom Galapagos Land Based, March 2012
The luxury Cruises like lapinta, Isabela, and santa cruz cruise are ultimate luxurious ships. these cruises will make your journey a pleasant one.
THANK YOU FOR EVERYTHING!! The trip was outstanding; all the arrangements were perfect – from the time we were met at the airport in Quito – to the time we were returned to the airport in Guayaquil.





Fundación Scalecia Galapagos

Think Globally, Educate Locally.


The children of the world are the hope for its future. We believe in education as one of the principal tools to ensure sustainability in the long term. The Scalesia Foundation is the only non-governmental institution that is investing 100% of its efforts in EDUCATION on the Islands.


Latin Excursions is an important contributor of Fundación Scalecia please visit our foundation's friends page



Up Close and Personal with the Giant Tortoise!

Now is a great time to head to the Galapagos Islands. For true wildlife enthusiasts, this 11-day cruise on board the luxurious Integrity allows guests to get the most out of the whole experience by visiting different islands each day.  If you’re into photography, hiking on unique terrain, close encounters with animals, kayaking, or snorkeling, there is no better escape than to these tranquil Galapagos Islands.

Many people come to get up close and personal with the gentle giant tortoises of the islands.  Some cruise dates focus on the Giant Tortoise found on the Galapagos.

Join staff from the Charles Darwin Research Station and Galapagos National Park.  Guests will be able to go behind the scenes and learn more about these fascinating creatures, and what efforts are being made to protect them in their unique ecosystem. To get close to the giant tortoise in its natural habitat is an adventure suited for all ages!

This adventure will be repeated in 2011 and 2012. Contact us for more details!