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Ecuador Galapagos Islands Tortoise

Ecuador Tours – Experience the Galapagos Islands

There’s no doubt the most popular part of our Ecuador tours are the Galapagos Islands, but they’re far from mainland Ecuador, at around 1,000 kilometres west of this South American country.

Ecuador Galapagos Islands Tortoise

The tortoises living on the Galapagos Islands are the largest species on Earth, growing up to 900+ pounds and live 100+ years!

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Galapagos Land Iguana

Quick Facts About Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands

Ever thought of visiting the Galapagos Islands of Ecuador? This famous group of volcanic islands straddles the equator and are nearly 1,000 kilometres off the coast of Ecuador.

Galapagos Land Iguana

The Galapagos Land Iguana is a common sight on the Galapagos Islands. These lizards can grow up to five feet long, weigh up to 25 pounds and live up to 60 years! The iguana populations are recovering, as they had been victims of humans and feral pests introduced to the Galapagos in the past.

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