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Address: Lugo Centre N24-255, Ecuador
Phone Number: 866.836.9335
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The only tour in the world that allows you to camp on the beaches inside of...

The only tour in the world that allows you to camp on the beaches inside of the Galapagos National Park! You'll swim with sea lions, hike up volcanoes, explore the local culture, kayak around the islands, watch Blue Footed Boobies, Galapagos Tortoises, iguanas and more in their natural habitat. A truly unforgettable adventure perfect for all ages!

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ROW Knocks it out of the park AGAIN!

I have been on multiple ROW trips over the last 25+ years and they never disappoint. This is an amazing trip that gave us a "close to nature" experience that is not to be missed.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 August 2016
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New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I have been on multiple ROW trips over the last 25+ years and they never disappoint. This is an amazing trip that gave us a "close to nature" experience that is not to be missed.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Booked this company after lots of research regarding Galápagos. We are not a fan of cruises and like to be fairly active on vacations This trip was AMAZING! Our tour was only 4 people!!!! Andres was our guide. He was great. He accommodated everyone on the trip. He was knowledgeable and chill but also stepped it up when needed. If... More 

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Peter G, Owner at Galapagos Unbound - ROW Day Tours and Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for writing a review about your trip with us to the Galapagos! Glad to hear you enjoyed the experience. The Galapagos are truly enchanting! Per the accommodations - I'd like to learn more about your stay at the lodges, as guests are typically satisfied with their the level of comfort and cleanliness. Please let me know if there is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

ROW Adventures is the way to go when visiting the Galapagos. If you are looking for a trip with a guide, where the planning is all done for you, this is the way the go. Fair price and great for Millennials, Gen Xers, and Baby Boomers!

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Peter G, Owner at Galapagos Unbound - ROW Day Tours and Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review, and for joining us on this tour. It's great to hear you enjoyed your trip with us! It really is a great trip for all ages and generations. I hope you can join us again sometime! More 

San Francisco, California
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Our trip was wonderful. All activities are at an acceptable level for those of average fitness. the guides and staff EXCELLENT in all ways. Food plentiful and delicious Two comments: - It is a brisk pace , not a lot of relaxation time, so you need to be OK with early risings and long days. -The heat and humidity were... More 

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Peter G, Owner at Galapagos Unbound - ROW Day Tours and Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your trip with us, and we really appreciate you traveling with us. Yes, the pace can be a bit quicker. We do try to accommodate different speeds though, so if that wasn't the case I will pass along some feedback to our guides. Glad... More 

Denver, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

This was a trip of a lifetime and ROW was the a big part of the reason. Their guide, Patty, made sure every day was chocked full of adventures and fun. The trip was designed to keep you active and going the entire time - sea kayaking, hiking, snorkeling and sight seeing. We were treated to amazing sights, met wonderful... More 

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Peter G, Owner at Galapagos Unbound - ROW Day Tours and Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review. I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed the experience, including our guides! The Galapagos Islands are an amazing place. Hope you can join us again sometime! More 

Atlanta
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

The trip was great. We chose a land-based tour b/c it looked pretty active and was more affordable than the average tour. ROW and their local partner Red Mangrove Lodges took care of everything from the minute we arrived in the Galapagos til we left. We didn't know quite what to expect in terms of size of group and such.... More 

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Peter G, Owner at Galapagos Unbound - ROW Day Tours and Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your trip with us to the Galapagos. Glad to hear you enjoyed the experience. Sorry we didn't mention anything about an underwater camera! I bet that would have been great to have with you for all of the snorkeling. I will mention that to our team so we can update... More 

New Jersey
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

If you have even an inkling to visit the Galapagos Islands, I strongly recommend you block off your calendar (any time of year) and make it happen. I've always had a fondness/attraction to see the Galapagos Islands, but kept thinking "how am I going to afford it?", etc...These islands have a lot to offer, if you love nature and wildlife,... More 

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Peter G, Owner at Galapagos Unbound - ROW Day Tours and Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your trip with us. Glad to hear you enjoyed the experience; the islands are truly incredible, and worthy of any bucket list! Hope you can join us again sometime. More 

Middletown, Maryland
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83 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

My husband and I did the Galapagos Footprints Vacation 7-day (2 island) tour. We enjoyed all of the activities with the snorkeling, kayaking, tours and wildlife viewing. We had horrible flights with delays, cancellations and being screwed by some airlines, but none of that was ROW's fault...I called trying to explain that I no longer had any idea when we... More 

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Peter G, Owner at Galapagos Unbound - ROW Day Tours and Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this helpful review. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your trip, save for some unfortunate flying issues! I'm sorry you ended up paying for a meal you shouldn't have; please reach out to us with more details and we will try to take care of this. Thanks again for joining us; I... More 

Seattle
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

My husband, kids (aged 22 and 16) and I recently returned from the Galapagos for my 50th birthday celebration. It was truly incredible in every way. The trip is land-based and involves kayaking, hiking and/or snorkeling pretty much every day, with enough down time to feel relaxed and unrushed. The natural world is the star - most especially the wildlife,... More 

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Peter G, Owner at Galapagos Unbound - ROW Day Tours and Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. What a fantastic way to celebrate your birthday. I am so glad to hear you and your family enjoyed the experience. The Galapagos Islands are so special. I hope you and your family will join us for another adventure sometime! More 

Evanston, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Just had a fantastic trip with ROW. Due to weather they had to adjust the itinerary, and we were never really aware of the changes because they were so on top of things. Our guide was a young man who could not have been more attentive, professional and fun. OK, the camp food was a little lame, but what the... More 

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Peter G, Owner at Galapagos Unbound - ROW Day Tours and Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for writing a review! Glad to hear how much you enjoyed our Galapagos Unbound tour. It sure it incredible to camp on the beaches inside of the park, not to mention participate in all of the other fun activities. Taking note of the camping meals; we do try to offer as gourmet of camp food as possible given the... More 

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