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Scalesia Galapagos Lodge: Prices

Scalesia Lodge Tents

3 Days / 2 Nights: Amazing Isabela


Luxury Tent
DBL – $1,058


Scalesia Galapagos Lodge Sea Turtle

4 Days / 3 Nights: Amazing Isabela


Luxury Tent
DBL – $1,584


Luxury Tent

5 Days / 4 Nights: Amazing Isabela


Luxury Tent
DBL – $2,114



Transfer Information

The rates above include transfers when on Isabel Island which take around 20 minutes from either Puerto Villamil or Isabela Airport to the lodge. However the costs of transport from Baltra Airport to Isabela Island (and vice-versa) are additional. There are two options to get between Baltra and Isabela:

Land and Speed Boat Transfer

This option involves a short 15 minutes drive to the Ibataca Channel, a 15 minute crossing, followed by an hour drive across Santa Cruz Island to Puerto Ayora to embark on a 1.5-2 hr speedboat journey.

Land Transfer Shared
One Way – $28

Speed Boat Shared
One Way - $37


For those travelling in groups, a charter option may prove better value. The below are total costs for vehicle/vessel charters for up to 16 passengers:


Land Transfer Private Charter
One Way – $128

Speed Boat Private Charter
One Way - $1,050

By Small Aircraft (Emetebe)

This option involves taking a 40 min Emetebe flight from Baltra Airport to Isabela Airport on a small aircraft suitable for 5-9 passengers. A good option for those prone to sea sickness.

One Way – $175

Price Policy:

  • All prices are per person in USD, based on two adults sharing in Double Occupancy, unless otherwise stated.

  • Children aged 4-11 years receive 50% discount, those under 4 years receive 75% discount. Excludes transfer costs. Maximum one child discount per 2 adults. Child discount only applies when the child is the 3rd guest in a triple-occupancy tent.


  • Accommodations

  • All tours described on the program- except on the Half Board Lodging option

  • Meals as described on our itinerary

  • Service and sales taxes

  • Transfer in from Puerto Villamil or Isabela airport to the lodge and transfer out from the lodge to Isabela airport or Puerto Villamil


  • Air fare from Quito or Guayaquil to Baltra and back. Flights can be arranged upon request

  • Entrance fee to Galapagos National Park ($100 pp)

  • Transit card to enter Galapagos ($20 pp)

  • Isabela airport's entrance fee to Puerto Villamil ($10 pp)

  • Baltra's airport transportation fee ($5 pp for Tame flights – other airlines free)

  • Transportation from Baltra to Isabela and back (can be arranged upon request)

  • Beverages

  • Gratuities

  • Additional tours (such a Scuba Diving)

  • Aquatic taxis $6pp per taxi ride, payable in cash (Itabaca, Puerto Ayora, Puerto Villamil)

  • Anything not mentioned in itinerary

About Rainforest Cruises

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