ASK A TRAVEL EXPERT: Three Reasons To Choose A Land-Based Galapagos Adventure

By Allie Almario As popularity for visiting Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands increases, travelers are seeking a different perspective on exploring Darwin’s favorite archipelago. Most travelers fly into one of two islands – Baltra or San Cristobal — from mainland Ecuador, then...

Premier Tours on 2020 Wendy Perrin WOW List

Wendy Perrin’s 2020 WOW List of the world’s best travel specialists is out now, and we’re excited to announce Premier Tours’ own Julian Harrison and Allie Almario are on it once again for Safaris: Southern and East Africa and The Galapagos Islands and Ecuador...

HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST GALAPAGOS SAILING ITINERARY

By Allie Almario One of the most popular questions we are asked is “Which is the best Galapagos sailing itinerary?” And the right answer is that… they’re all great. The Basics Let’s start with some basic information about this world-famous archipelago. Located in the Pacific...

THREE WAYS TO SAVE MONEY IN THE GALAPAGOS

By Allie Almario At Premier Tours, we are very proud to provide all of our travelers with up-to-date information to make sure your preparations for your adventure goes perfectly. One of our most popular questions is how you can save money in the Galapagos, a destination that is...
Allie quoted in Conde Nast Galapagos Article

Allie Almario quoted in Condé Nast Traveler Galapagos Islands Story

The price of visiting the Galapagos looks like it’s about to go up, and our own Allie Almario was quoted in the story. Read more about the Galapagos fee increases at Condé Nast Traveler: https://www.cntraveler.com/story/visiting-the-galapagos-is-about-to-get-a-lot-more-expensive
Your Galapagos packing list

Your Galapagos Packing List

By Allie E. Almario Did you know that Galapagos flights from the mainland have a weight limit of 44 lbs for luggage? On inter-island flights (from Baltra to Isabela, for example), the limits are even stricter – 20 lbs or less. Therefore, packing light is essential. PRO TIP:...
Ga Ga Over the Galapagos

Ga Ga Over the Galapagos

Ga Ga Over The Galapagos Amazing Discounts Selected promotional dates for two of our featured luxury 16-passenger ships: Alya – a catamaran known for its smooth sailing. Natural Paradise –  a spacious yacht with balconies and sundecks. Selected cruise departures feature either...
Galapagos Cruise Ship Legend 3 - Cruise or Land based Trip

Choosing Between A Galapagos Cruise Or A Land-Based Itinerary

By Allie Almario Having worked with hundreds of Galapagos travelers over the last few years, I can see why it can be difficult to choose between a Galapagos cruise or a land-based itinerary. The most popular choice, of course, is traveling to the different islands by ship after...