Home LuxuryTravel Luxury Vacations Gorgeous Galapagos

Gorgeous Galapagos

Posted: Jun. 21st, 2009  |  By Katherine Bond
LuxuryTravel-Adventures Been there, done that with the Caribbean, Fuji, or Hawaii?† There's still an Island getaway that may have slipped passed your Island-eying vacation planning:† The Galapagos Islands.

Galapagos Inc, a luxury South American travel and tour company, has announced an "In the Footsteps of Charles Darwin" Anniversary Tour, which takes travelers through an intellectual Island adventure.††

This year happens to mark 150 years since Darwin tromped around the exotic and peculiar Galapagos region, documenting his theories of evolution in the Origin of the Species.† I'm not about to fill hundreds of pages on my observations of the beaks of finches, but the Anniversary Tour is so beyond the sun block and beach book standard Island break-a perfect trip to stir the mind and capture nature.†

Over nine days, the Anniversary Tour takes travelers on land and ship explorations within Darwin's "Enchanted Islands."† Lectures and tours by category "3" naturalist guides (the highest category for guides) are all included as you come face to face with free roaming marine iguanas, flamingos, Galapagos land tortoises and more. There are soft white sand beaches, water taxis, and some stunning restaurants on the agenda as well.

Who wouldn't want to do it like Darwin?†

Katherine Sutton
Freelance Writer
JustLuxe Contributor
You might like :
Related Topics : Luxury Travel
Need to Get Away?
Top 10 Business Hotels
Who says you canít mix business with pleasure?
Read More
Featured Contributor
Noah JosephNoah Joseph
You always fly first class (or even on a private jet), stay in five-star hotels, and dine in only...
Read More | View Profile
Related Articles

The World's Best Luxury Hotels
Find a Luxury Hotel

Search Hotels

Travel Options

Guests

Rooms

Search Hotels
expand
The JustLuxe Collection presents Featured Luxury Hotels
Current News & Features
We Pull Back the Curtain on Game of Thrones' Season 5 Filming Locations
Sheraton Macao, Cotai Central Shows Kids What It's Like to Run a Luxury Hotel
Mykonos or Santorini? Which Island Would You Choose for Your Greece Vacation?
5 of the Most Lavish Luxury Ski Hotels & Resorts in the Alps
Who Wouldn't Want to Stay in a French Estate on Their Saint-Tropez Vacation?
Casa Las Tortugas: Mexico's Hidden Gem is a Welcomed Break From the Crowds
Villa Inle Resort & Spa Wins Us Over With Private Suites, Boating Trips & Burmese Delights
Wailea Beach Villas: Maui's Most Exclusive Beachfront Villa Resort
The $3.5 Billion Caribbean Mega-Resort is Almost Here, Will You Be its First Guests?
This 9-Day Myanmar River Cruise Gets You Up Close and Personal to the Land of Golden Temples
See the complete list
Play Video Play Video Play Video
L'Auberge
Del Mar
Berlin
City Guide
Vancouver, Canada
THINGS WE LIKE