We are a local squad of dedicated South American specialists offering detailed knowledge on most of Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands! Our team are all ecuadorians born and bred; who better than a local to show you around the spectacular scenery of their home?
Furthermore, our local expertise allows for a more personal volunteer and traveling experience of South America to be had, something that large impersonal tourism companies just can´t offer.
With the aim of being socially and environmentally responsible, our programmes circulates it´s revenues within the local community, significantly increasing employment and development. This is an action rarely seen in traditional cruise or turistic companies, who tend to give nothing back to the neighborhoods and communities in which they operate.
Read our newest blog posts about Ecuador and the Galpagos Islands.
For many people, a visit to the Galapagos Islands is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Because of this, some may have felt a little bit panicked when they heard that a climate cycle called “El Nino” might be coming to the area this year. However, you don’t have to start rebooking your dream vacation. Here’s all the information you need to know.
Ever since I read about the beauty of the Galapagos Islands in Rita Goldman’s “The Tales of a Female Nomad” two years ago, it has been my wish to visit the islands and its vibrant array of colorful wildlife. The blue-footed boobies, giant tortoises, and never-ending line of sea lions are enough to entice every different type of traveler.
We are a squad of dedicated South American specialists offering detailed knowledge on everything Ecuador, Galapogas and Peru, from where to see the best birdlife, to where to grab the tastiest tortillas in town. Our team are all Latino born and bred; who better than a local to show you around the spectacular scenery of their home? Furthermore, our local expertise allows for a more personal experience of South America to be had, something that large impersonal tourism companies just can´t offer.
We know how important it is to build mutually beneficial relationships with local resources here in Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. As a South American (Ecuador) based company the quality of our local contacts is second to none. This allows us to offer superb and efficient services to our participants. The local people are our friends and they are always willing to help out in any situation. Our bilingual, experienced local staff is always here to help you get the most out of your experience.
Our super local knowledge and contacts mean we have the safest and fastest security and emergency procedures in the unlikely event that an emergency arises. Additionally we are in close contact with the local Foreign Office, the British and U.S. Embassies and other recognized professional bodies in case you have a personal crisis that needs sorting out. The fact we are the best in the area is proven when other tour provider companies use our local experience and services to solve their own issues.
This is another area where being local means an advantage. Our administrative costs are much lower than agencies based in Europe or the USA. This enables us to offer lower prices for our volunteer programs compared to international travel agencies. Additionally, as we are the operators of these programs rather than the agents, we can guarantee cost efficiency.
You will be really making a difference to the area you visit. As a South American company, based in Quito, Ecuador, we have the local knowledge and capacity to choose the best managed projects. We support our aligned projects and local contacts providing valuable resources that help them continue their valuable work. This is a FAIR trade deal!